3 Act Math Tasks

Organized by the Common Core States Standard (CCSS) Initiative


Geometry

G-MG.1

Overall Expectation Description:

G-MG.1 – High School Geometry – Modeling With Geometry

Apply geometric concepts in modeling situations.

Use geometric shapes, their measures, and their properties to describe objects (e.g., modeling a tree trunk or a human torso as a cylinder).


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Common Core State Standard Alignment:

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Use geometric shapes, their measures, and their properties to describe objects (e.g., modeling a tree trunk or a human torso as a cylinder).

Common Core State Standard Alignment:

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