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Title: Dividing a Town into Pizza Delivery Regions
Url: http://illuminations.nctm.org/Lesson.aspx?id=2688
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
Resource Type: Demonstrations
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Audience: Secondary Education
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Language: English
Rights: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Access Rights: Free access
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Date Of Record Release: 2011-01-28 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
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