Sunday, August 5, 2012

Angle Sum Theorem

Move points A, B, and C to choose the triangle size and shape you want.  Move sliders and  to the extremer right

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  1. What do you observe about angles t, u and v
  2. What is the sum of  v, u, and t? Justify your answer. 
  3. Based on your observations above, what can you say about the sum of the interior angles of a triangle? Explain your answer.