# Ch 3: Discovering Geometry Chapter 3: Using Tools of Geometry

### About This Chapter

The Using Tools of Geometry chapter of this course helps students learn how to construct lines and polygons. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Using Tools of 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 the Discovering Geometry Using Tools of Geometry chapter with which you need help.
• Find the corresponding video lessons within this online chapter.
• Watch fun videos that cover the using tools of 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:

• Geometric constructions
• Midpoint theorem and line segment bisection
• How to design perpendicular lines
• How to construct an angle bisector
• Ways to create a parallel line using a spot not on a line
• Types of geometric construction
• How to draw polygons
• Concurrent lines in triangles
• The construction of circumscribed and inscribed figures
• How to build the median of a triangle

10 Lessons in Chapter 3: Discovering Geometry Chapter 3: Using Tools of Geometry
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