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Algebra – Find the altitude of a trapezoid when given its bases

By | January 9, 2017

Trapezoid Word Problem In this tutorial the students will learn how to find the height/altitude of a trapezoid when given its bases in word problem format.

Algebra – Find the altitude of a triangle when given its area and base

By | January 8, 2017

Triangle Word Problem In this tutorial the students will learn how to find the height/altitude of a triangle when given its area and base in word problem format.

Geometry – Construct an Altitude of a Triangle

By | November 16, 2016

Construct an Altitude of a Triangle In this tutorial students learn how to use a compass and a straightedge to construct an altitude of a triangle. Once the altitude is constructed the students¬†verify that the angle created by the altitude is a right angle using a protractor. A triangle has 3 altitudes. In this video‚Ķ Read More »