Activities

# Builder Series

The activities in this series are compatible with all versions of the Mathomat V3, V5 and V7 geometry templates. Explore mathematics and problem solving with them.

Builder Series

## Activities in this Series

The activities in this series explore many important concepts in geometry, mathematics and for problem, solving and project work at school. These can be done using Mathomat as a hands on drawing tool. Mathomat is a creative drawing and design tool that is useful throughout school, and for real life problem solving and design work.

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### Familiarisation

#### Navigating the design, shapes and important features of the Mathomat V7 geometry template

Navigating the Mathomat V7 template. Mathomat is a creative drawing and design tool with many important features. It is helpful to know these, and their uses

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### 2D Shapes

#### Explore the world of 2D geometry using Mathomat

Use Mathomat to explore the mathematics in art and design. We investigate the properties of 2D geometric shapes such as regular polygons, and their patterns

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### Angles

#### Activities involving angles with Mathomat V7 and Builder manual activities.

Introduces the important concept of angle. This series of investigations introduces the idea of angles how to measure and draw them

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### 3D Shapes

#### Activities to explore the 3D shapes that can be constructed using 2D shapes such as regular polygons.

These activities use Mathomat to explore patterns in 3D space that have fascinated people since ancient times. They involve design and construction.

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### Geometric Construction

#### These activities use the many geometric construction functions within Mathomat V7

These activities by Michelle DuToit demonstrate geometric construction using Mathomat V7 using features such as the TGT and Arcbuilder scale.

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### Pythagoras's theorem

#### Using Mathomat to understand the Pythagorean theorem

Understanding Pythagoras's theorem using Mathomat. Pythagoras theorem can be illustrated and explored graphically using the Mathomat template.

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### Circle Theorems

#### Circle theorems are properties which show the relationship between angles within the geometry fo a circle

Using knowledge gained from the angles section of this manual we can use circle theorems to calculate missing angles without the need for a protractor.

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### Creative Geometry

#### Explore problem solving, geometric challenges, mathematics history and many more ideas.

Printable action sheets for implementing ideas in the Mathomat Builder series student manual. Use with all versions of the Mathomat V7 geometry template.

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### Transforming Mathomat shapes on the Cartesian plane

#### We reflect Mathomat shapes in the Cartesia plane

Transformation of Mathomat shapes in the Cartesian plane. We construct a grid using the parallel lines in Mathomat. Mathomat shapes are reflected across an axis

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