# Ch 11: Reviewing Basic Geometry Concepts

From angles and area to shapes and volume, this chapter provides you with the opportunity to increase your understanding of basic geometry concepts. Refer to these brief lessons to support your geometry class studies or prepare for an exam.

## Reviewing Basic Geometry Concepts - Chapter Summary

What is a polygon? What are the applications of the Pythagorean theorem? How do you find the surface area of various shapes? These are among the questions you'll find addressed in the video and text lessons in this chapter.

The lessons contain detailed definitions, illustrations and examples of formula applications, properties and functions that can help you build a deeper understanding of such concepts as perpendicular lines, convex shapes, coordinate geometry and more. Once you have finished studying this chapter, you should be able to:

• Apply the formula to determine line segments
• Understand angles formed by intersecting lines
• Identify perpendicular and parallel lines
• Detail what convex shapes and functions are
• Explain the Pythagorean theorem and understand its use in coordinate geometry
• Relate the properties of various shapes, such as triangles, polygons, circles and parallelograms
• Use common formulas to find the volume of shapes
• Find the surface areas of a cylinder, cube and rectangular prism

This chapter makes it easy to learn complex topics with expert instruction and short and engaging lessons that are accessible 24/7 from any device. View the lessons as often as needed and print the text lessons or video transcripts to create handy offline reference materials. Use the self-assessment quizzes to determine if you have mastered each concept or need further review of any topic addressed in these lessons.

15 Lessons in Chapter 11: Reviewing Basic Geometry Concepts
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.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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