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Title: Dividing a Town into Pizza Delivery Regions
Url: http://illuminations.nctm.org/LessonDetail.aspx?id=L745
Publisher: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Description: This lesson from Illuminations asks students to construct perpendicular bisectors, find circumcenters, calculate area, and use proportions to solve a real-world problem. Concepts taught in the lesson include perpendicular bisectors, the circumcenter of a circle, the Voroni diagram, and using ratios and proportions to solve problems. The lesson is intended for grades 9-12 and should require 2 class periods to complete.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Problems, exercises, examinations
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Elementary geometry -- Problems, exercises, examinations
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Elementary geometry -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Mathematics -- Geometry
Mathematics -- Algebra
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Ratio and proportion
Mathematics -- Algebra
Mathematics -- Geometry
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
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Format: html
pdf
Audience: Secondary Education
Students
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Language: English
Rights: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-01-28 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-12-03 11:58:58 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Staff  Scout Staff
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