# CK-12 Geometry - Second Edition, Volume 2 of 2 by CK-12 Foundation

By CK-12 Foundation

CK-12’s Geometry - moment variation is a transparent presentation of the necessities of geometry for the highschool pupil. subject matters comprise: Proofs, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Similarity, Perimeter & region, quantity, and adjustments. quantity 2 comprises the final 6 chapters: Similarity, correct Triangle Trigonometry, Circles, Perimeter and region, floor sector and quantity, and inflexible changes.

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We write the sides in a proportion, . Because of the corollaries we learned in the last section, the proportions in Example 1 could be written several different ways. For example, . Make sure to line up the corresponding proportional sides. Example 2: . What are the values of and ? Solution: In the similarity statement, , so . For and , set up a proportion. Specific types of triangles, quadrilaterals, and polygons will always be similar. For example, because all the angles and sides are congruent, all equilateral triangles are similar.

Therefore, there are dancers and singers. To double-check, total performers. Proportions Proportion: When two ratios are set equal to each other. Example 4: Solve the proportions. a) b) c) Solution: To solve a proportion, you need to cross-multiply. a) b) c) In proportions, the blue numbers are called the means and the orange numbers are called the extremes. For the proportion to be true, the product of the means must equal the product of the extremes. This can be generalized in the Cross-Multiplication Theorem.

You might recall that the distance formula was presented as , with the first and second points switched. It does not matter which point is first as long as and are both first in each parenthesis. In Example 7, we could have switched and and would still get the same answer. Also, just like the lengths of the sides of a triangle, distances are always positive. Know What? Revisited To find the length and width of a 52” HDTV, plug in the ratios and 52 into the Pythagorean Theorem. We know that the sides are going to be a multiple of 16 and 9, which we will call .