Coordinate Geometry

Coordinate geometry isn't your average geometry. Check out the video to find out why.

GeometryApply geometric concepts in modeling situations
Coordinate Geometry
Properties, dimension, and modeling
Use coordinates to prove simple geometric theorems algebraically
LanguageEnglish Language
Properties, Measurement, and DimensionApply geometric concepts in modeling situations
Use coordinates to prove geometric theorems algebraically

Transcript

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and he is at point C. However... these three can't be trusted to

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be left alone. Which is where Doogie comes in.

00:51

He's an officer who has been assigned to keep an eye on the rabble-rousers, and make sure

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they don't break the terms of the restraining orders.

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So he's somewhere between Alvin and Cletus.

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If there are 5 yards between Belinda and Doogie, how much distance could be between Alvin and

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Doogie? Here are your choices:

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Well, we know there are 12 yards between Alvin and Belinda...

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...so if Belinda and Doogie are 5 yards apart, Doogie must be either 5 yards closer to Alvin

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or 5 yards further away from him. Looks like Doogie is 12 plus-or-minus 5 yards

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away from Alvin... ...which is either 7 or 17 yards.

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Hullo, Answer "E." Good luck, Doogie -- you might want to consider

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wearing an athletic protector. You don't want to

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catch a paintball in your... area.