Everything You Need to Ace Geometry in One Big Fat Notebook

Everything You Need to Ace Geometry in One Big Fat Notebook

by Workman Publishing, Christy Needham

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Overview

The Big Fat Notebooks go to high school! A lively, fully illustrated guide to acing high school geometry, with clear notes on the big ideas, helpful tips for memorizing processes and remembering definitions, and lively doodles that make math easier to understand (and fun to study).
 

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781523504374
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date: 09/01/2020
Series: Big Fat Notebooks Series
Pages: 624
Sales rank: 27,914
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

About the Author

Christy Needham began her career as a high school math teacher. She went on to develop the math materials and curriculum for a major worldwide education company. She enjoys volunteering with math professional development within the community and at her children’s school.  She currently resides in Simi Valley, California. 

Table of Contents

CONTENTS
 
UNIT 1:  BASICS OF GEOMETRY
  1. Introduction to Geometry
  2. Points, Lines, and Planes
  3. Angles
  4. Angle Pairs
  5. Constructions
  6. Logic and Reasoning
  7. Introduction to Geometric Proofs
 
UNIT 2:  PARALLEL LINES
  1. Parallel Lines and Transversals
  2. Collecting and Using Information
  3. Parallel Line Theorems
  4. Proving Lines Parallel
 
UNIT 3: TRIANGLES AND CONGRUENCE
  1. Types of Triangles
  2. Interior and Exterior Angles
  3. Side Side Side (SSS) and Side Angle Side (SAS) Congruence
  4. Angle Side Angle (ASA) and Angle Angle Side (AAS) Congruence
  5. Triangle Bisectors
  6. Triangle Inequalities
 
UNIT 4: QUADRILATERALS AND POLYGONS
  1. Parallelograms
  2. Rhombuses, Rectangles, and Squares
  3. Trapezoids and Kites
  4. Polygons
 
UNIT 5: GEOMETRIC TRANSFORMATIONS
  1. Reflections
  2. Translations
  3. Rotations
  4. Compositions
  5. Congruence
 
UNIT 6: SIMILARITY
  1. Ratio and Proportion
  2. Dilations
  3. Similar Figures
  4. Similar Triangles
  5. Proportions in Triangles
 
UNIT 7: RIGHT TRIANGLES AND TRIGONOMETRY
  1. Slopes and Equations of Lines
  2. The Pythagorean Theorem
  3. Midpoint and Distance Formulas
  4. Coordinate Triangle Proofs
  5. Coordinate Quadrilateral Proofs
  6. Trigonometric Ratios
  7. Law of Sines and Cosines
 
UNIT 8: CIRCLES
  1. The Fundamentals of Circles
  2. Central Angles and Arcs
  3. Radian Measure
  4. Arcs and Chords
  5. Inscribed Angles
  6. Tangents
  7. Secants and Other Segments
  8. Equations of Circles
 
UNIT 9: AREA
  1. Area of Triangles and Parallelograms
  2. Area of Other Polygons
  3. Area of Circles and Sectors
  4. Area of Composite Figures
 
UNIT 10: SURFACE AREA AND VOLUME
  1. Surface Area of Prisms and Cylinders
  2. Surface Area of Pyramids and Cones
  3. Volume of Prisms and Cylinders
  4. Surface Area and Volume of Spheres
  5. Volume of Composite 3-D Figures
  6. Surface Area and Volume in Solids of Revolution
 

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