In this section you'll find study materials for geometry help. Use the links below to find the area of geometry you're looking for help with. Each study guide comes complete with an explanation, example problems, and practice problems with solutions to help you learn geometry.

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    Geometric Figures in Word Problems Help

    Introduction to Geometric Figures in Word Problems Algebra problems involving geometric figures are very common. In algebra, you normally deal with rectangles, triangles, and circles. On occasion, you will be asked to solve problems involving ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Word Problems Involving Geometric Shapes Help

    Introduction to Geometry Word Problems To solve word problems involving geometric shapes, write down the formula or formulas referred to in the problem. For example, after reading “The perimeter of a rectangular room . . .” write ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Geometry On The Flats Practice Test

    Review the following concepts if needed: Geometry Fundamental Rules Help Triangles ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Points, Lines, and Rays Help

    Introduction to Points, Lines, and Rays The fundamental rules of geometry go all the way back to the time of the ancient Egyptians and Greeks, who used geometry to calculate the diameter of the earth and the distance to the moon. They employed ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Angles and Distances Help

    Introduction to Angles and Distance When two lines intersect, four angles exist at the point of intersection. Unless the two lines are perpendicular, two of the angles are “sharp” and two are “dull.” When the ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    More about Lines and Angles Help

    Introduction to Geometry Rules for Lines and Angles In the confines of a single geometric plane, lines and angles behave according to various rules. The following are some of the best-known principles. Parallel ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Geometry Basic Rules Practice Test

    Before taking this quiz, review basic geometry rules about: Points and Line Help

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Triangle Definitions Help

    Introduction to Triangles If you ever took a course in plane geometry, you remember triangles. Do you recall being forced to learn formal proofs about them? We won’t go through proofs here, but important facts about triangles are worth ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Triangle Congruence and Similarity Help

    Introduction to Triangle Congruence and Similarity There are four criteria that can be used to define sets of triangles that are directly congruent. These are called the side–side–side (SSS), ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Types of Triangles Help

    Introduction to Types of Triangles Triangles can be categorized qualitatively (that means according to their qualities or characteristics). Here are the most common character profiles. Acute Triangle

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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