Learning Goal: Build understanding and fluency with special right triangles and solving for missing sides.
- Estimation – Jenga Moves
- Warm Up
- Practice (Partner A Partner B)
- Similar Triangles Refresh
- Common Core
- HSG.SRT.C.8 – Use trigonometric ratios and the Pythagorean Theorem to solve right triangles in applied problems.
- G.9(B) – apply the relationships in special right triangles 30°-60°-90° and 45°-45°-90° and the Pythagorean theorem, including Pythagorean triples, to solve problems