Learning Intentions (Objectives)
a) Students will be able to identify and justify two triangles are similar triangles.
b) Students will apply similarity to solve real world problems.
Rationale (Diagnostic Results)
You may struggle to identify congruent or similar triangles and often forget what those words mean. In problems with more than one triangle, you may automatically conclude that the triangles are either congruent or similar without giving any evidence.
Standards Addressed in the Lesson