• Geometry Overview


    • Experiment with transformations in the plane
    • Understand congruence in terms of rigid motions
    • Prove geometric theorems
    • Make geometric constructions

    Similarity, Right Triangles, and Trigonometry

    • Understand similarity in terms of similarity transformations
    • Prove theorems involving similarity
    • Define trigonometric ratios and solve problems involving right triangles
    • Apply trigonometry to general triangles


    • Understand and apply theorems about circles
    • Find arc lengths and areas of sectors of circles

    Expressing Geometric Properties with Equations

    • Translate between the geometric description and the equation for a conic section
    • Use coordinates to prove simple geometric theorems algebraically

    Geometric Measurement and Dimension

    • Explain volume formulas and use them to solve problems
    • Visualize relationships between two-dimensional and three-dimensional objects

    Modeling with Geometry

    • Apply geometric concepts in modeling situations

    Mathematical Practices

    • Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
    • Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
    • Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
    • Model with mathematics.
    • Use appropriate tools strategically.
    • Attend to precision.
    • Look for and make use of structure.
    • Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.
    The Curriculum Map for this course provides a more detailed description
    of course contents and schedule.
    You may view the Geometry Curriculum Map here.