Geometry Applications: Quadrilaterals
In this program we explore the properties of quadrilaterals. We do this in the context of two real-world applications. In the first, we explore the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright as an application of squares and rectangles; in particular, we look at his Fallingwater house. In the second application we look at a unique parallelogram-shaped building in Spain, known as the Puerta de Europa. It provides an opportunity to explore the properties of parallelograms and trapezoids.
This video includes a video transcript: https://media4math.com/library/video-transcript-geometry-applications-quadrilaterals
|Common Core Standards||CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.6, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.3|
|Grade Range||8 - 10|
• Applications of Quadrilaterals
• Definition of a Quadrilateral
|Keywords||geometry, quadrilaterals, applications of quadrilaterals|