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Ch 26: Saxon Math 7/6 Homeschool: Quadrilaterals

About This Chapter

The Quadrilaterals chapter of this Saxon Math 7/6 Homeschool Companion Course aligns with the same chapter in the Saxon Math 7/6 Homeschool textbook. These simple and fun video lessons are about five minutes long and help you learn the essential lessons about rectangles, parallelograms and prisms.

How It Works:

  • Find the lesson within this chapter that corresponds to what you're studying in the Quadrilaterals chapter of your textbook.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the quadrilaterals topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quiz after watching each video lesson 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.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the quadrilaterals topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Definition, properties and types of quadrilaterals
  • Properties of rectangles and their use in construction
  • Characteristics and proof theorems of parallelograms
  • Finding the area and volume of prisms
  • Calculating the volume of rectangular prisms

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5 Lessons in Chapter 26: Saxon Math 7/6 Homeschool: Quadrilaterals
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
What is a Quadrilateral? - Definition, Properties, Types & Examples

1. What is a Quadrilateral? - Definition, Properties, Types & Examples

This lesson explains the definition and properties of a quadrilateral. We will look at examples of two categories of quadrilaterals. At the end, you will be able to test your knowledge with a quiz.

Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction

2. Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction

Watch this video lesson to learn a bit about rectangles. Learn why rectangles are the building blocks of many homes. Also, learn about the properties that make a rectangle unique from other shapes. Finally, learn how you can draw one.

Parallelograms: Definition, Properties, and Proof Theorems

3. Parallelograms: Definition, Properties, and Proof Theorems

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can identify parallelograms. You will see the unique properties that belong to the parallelogram. You will see the special side and angle characteristics needed to prove a certain shape is a parallelogram.

Prisms: Definition, Area & Volume

4. Prisms: Definition, Area & Volume

Watch this video lesson and you will see that there are different kinds of prisms. You will also learn how to separate a prism into its various parts so you can easily find the surface area. You will also learn the formula for the volume.

Finding the Volume of a Rectangular Prism

5. Finding the Volume of a Rectangular Prism

Many shapes in our world, such as cereal boxes and bricks, are rectangular prisms. Often, we have to know how much volume a rectangular prism takes up. In this lesson, learn how to calculate the volume of a rectangular prism.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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