# Special Right Triangles: Word Problems

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This document represents a collection of 32-word problems involving both types of Special Right Triangles. All problems are multi - step exercises covering the following topics:

• Inequality in Triangles
• Properties of Equilateral and Isosceles Triangles
• Properties of Isosceles Trapezoid
• Area and Perimeter of a Triangle
• Area and Perimeter of a Square
• Area and Perimeter of a Rectangle
• Area and Perimeter of Composite Shapes
• Rationalizing Denominator
• Consecutive Odd and Even Integers
• Second Degree Equations
• Standard and Non Standard Forms of Quadratic Equations
• Factoring
• Zero Product Rule

The problems are designed as a combination of at least two regular shapes in which students will be asked to find the area or perimeter of the entire shape. Students are encouraged to illustrate each problem by drawing a picture. The problems vary by two levels of difficulty from Intermediate to Challenging.

• 5 pages of terminology
• 2 pages of teaching notes
• 3 sample problems with detailed solutions to each problem

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