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In this lesson, students will learn several terms relating to geometry and will learn how to construct triangles using 5 different methods. The students will learn these skills and apply them to creating triangles using these methods on various assignments on paper.

- 2 Days

- 11

- The students will be able to define 9 vocabulary terms that relate to practical geometry and board drafting: right angle, acute angle, obtuse angle, complementary angle, supplementary angle, equilateral triangle, isosceles triangle, scalene triangle, and hypotenuse.
- The students will be able to construct a triangle from 3 given sides.
- The students will be able to construct an isosceles triangle from a given side.
- The students will be able to construct an equilateral triangle using the compass method.
- The students will be able to construct a right triangle.
- The students will be able to construct an equilateral triangle using the 60 degree triangle method.