# Ch 1: Discovering Geometry Chapter 1: Introducing Geometry

The Introducing Geometry chapter of this course helps students prepare to learn the basic geometry. The chapter covers topics such as properties of basic shapes, lines, and angles. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Introducing Geometry textbook chapter. DISCOVERING GEOMETRY is a registered trademark of Angela H. Snead. Study.com has no affiliation with and is not endorsed by Angela H. Snead, by Michael Serra, the author and copyright holder of Discovering Geometry: An Investigative Approach; or by Kendall Hunt Publishing, the textbook's publisher.

## How it works:

• Identify the lessons in your textbook chapter with which you need help.
• Find the corresponding video lessons within this online chapter.
• Watch fun videos that cover the geometry topics you need to learn or review.
• Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
• If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

## Students will learn:

• Basic geometry concepts
• Rays and line segments
• Angles, lines and points
• Logical equivalence
• Definition and properties of polygons
• Parts of regular polygons
• Use of angles and sides to classify triangles
• Properties of squares, rectangles and rhombuses
• Properties of quadrilaterals, parallelograms and trapezoids
• Properties of circles
• Secants, tangents and chords
• Geometric figures
• Transverse, perpendicular and parallel lines
• Steps used to solve visualizing geometry problems

14 Lessons in Chapter 1: Discovering Geometry Chapter 1: Introducing Geometry
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

### Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.