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Ch 11: Glencoe Pre-Algebra Chapter 11: Distance and Angle

About This Chapter

The Distance and Angle chapter of this Glencoe Pre-Algebra Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with distance and angle. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Distance and Angle textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Glencoe Distance and Angle chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the distance and angle 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:

  • Kinds of angle pairs
  • How transverse, parallel and perpendicular lines are different
  • Vertical, alternate interior, corresponding and more angle types
  • Congruence proofs
  • Rotations
  • Quadrilaterals and polygons
  • Area of trapezoids, parallelograms and complex figures
  • Area and circumference of a circle

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8 Lessons in Chapter 11: Glencoe Pre-Algebra Chapter 11: Distance and Angle
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Parallel, Perpendicular and Transverse Lines

1. Parallel, Perpendicular and Transverse Lines

What are the different types of lines? Where are they visible in the real world and how can you recognize them? Find out here and test your knowledge with a quiz.

Types of Angles: Vertical, Corresponding, Alternate Interior & Others

2. Types of Angles: Vertical, Corresponding, Alternate Interior & Others

In addition to basic right, acute, or obtuse angles, there are many other types of angles or angle relationships. In this lesson, we will learn to identify these angle relationships and discuss their measurements.

Congruence Proofs: Corresponding Parts of Congruent Triangles

3. Congruence Proofs: Corresponding Parts of Congruent Triangles

Congruent triangles have congruent sides and angles, and the sides and angles of one triangle correspond to their twins in the other. In this lesson, we'll try practice with some geometric proofs based around this theorem.

What Are Polygons? - Definition and Examples

4. What Are Polygons? - Definition and Examples

Watch this video lesson to see how the shapes that you grew up with are all related. Learn why the shapes of bricks, stars, and street blocks are considered polygons while the sun, moon, and rolling hills are not.

Measuring the Area of a Trapezoid

5. Measuring the Area of a Trapezoid

In this video lesson, you will watch and learn how you can find the area of trapezoid. Learn what measurements you need to have on hand as well as the formula that you need to use.

Measuring the Area of a Parallelogram: Formula & Examples

6. Measuring the Area of a Parallelogram: Formula & Examples

Watch this video lesson to learn the simple formula to find the area of a parallelogram. Learn what measurements you need, how to label your parallelogram, and how to use the formula.

Circles: Area and Circumference

7. Circles: Area and Circumference

Understanding how to calculate the area and circumference of circles plays a vital role in some of our everyday functions. They serve as the foundation for operating with three-dimensional figures. Learn more about the area and circumference of circles in this lesson.

Area of Complex Figures

8. Area of Complex Figures

Finding the area of shapes isn't always as simple as it is with squares and rectangles. In this lesson, you'll learn how to find the area of complex figures. This includes finding the area of unusual shapes and finding the area of parts of shapes.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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