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DEFINITIONS

DEFINI-

TIONS

DESCRIBE THESE COMMON

GEOMETRIC TERMS

WHAT'S YOUR ANGLE?

WHAT'S

YOUR

ANGLE?

NAME THE TYPE OF ANGLE

DESCRIBED

WHAT'S MY LINE?

WHAT'S

MY LINE?

NAME THE TYPE OF LINES

SIDES, SIDES, SIDES

SIDES

SIDES

SIDES

NAME THE CORRECT NAME OR

NUMBER OF SIDES OF THE

OBJECT

I GOTTA "P"

I GOTTA

"P"

ALL CLUES START WITH THE

LETTER P

MATH SYMBOLS

MATH

SYMBOLS

IDENTIFY THE CORRECT MATH

SYMBOL

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THESE CONSIST OF INFINITELY

MANY POINTS EXTENDING

WITHOUT END IN BOTH

DIRECTIONS

WHAT ARE LINES?

THIS TYPE OF ANGLE HAS LESS

THAN 90 DEGREES.

WHAT IS AN ACUTE

ANGLE?

THIS REFERS TO POINTS THAT

DO NOT FALL WITHIN THE

SAME PLANE

WHAT IS NONCOPLANAR?

QUADRILATERAL

WHAT IS 4?

HAS NO SIZE AND NO

DIMENSION, MERELY POSITION

WHAT IS A POINT?

LOOKS LIKE AN EQUALS SIGN

WITH A SQUIGGLE ABOVE IT

WHAT IS CONGRUENT?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

ALSO KNOWN AS A FACE, THIS

CAN BE THOUGHT OF AS A

FLAT SURFACE WITH NO

THICKNESS EXTENDING

WITHOUT END

WHAT IS A PLANE?

THE COMPLEMENT TO A 30

DEGREE ANGLE

WHAT IS 60 DEGREES?

POINT THAT DIVIDES A

SEGMENT INTO TWO EQUAL

SEGMENTS

WHAT IS A MIDPOINT?

AN 8 SIDED OBJECT

WHAT IS AN OCTAGON?

IN GREEK IT LITERALLY MEANS

"MANY ANGLES"

WHAT IS A POLYGON?

NUMBER OF LETTERS USED TO

NAME A PLANE

WHAT IS 3?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

IN ALGEBRA WE USE EQUALS;

THIS MEANS EQUAL IN

MEASURE

WHAT IS CONGRUENT?

2 NON-ADJACENT ANGLES

WHOSE SUM IS EXACTLY 180

DEGREES

WHAT ARE

SUPPLEMENTARY ANGLES?

IT HAS ONE ENDPOINT AND

EXTENDS WITHOUT END IN THE

OTHER DIRECTION

WHAT IS A RAY?

HEXAGON

WHAT IS 6?

2 LINES IN THE SAME PLANE

THAT WILL NEVER INTERSECT

WHAT IS PARALLEL?

WHEN WRITTEN, IT LOOKS LIKE

AN UPSIDE DOWN "T"

WHAT IS

PERPENDICULAR?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

USUALLY SEMI-CIRCLE IN

SHAPE, THIS INSTRUMENT IS

USED TO MEASURE ANGLES

WHAT IS A

PROTRACTOR?

THESE ANGLES ARE DIRECTLY

ACROSS FROM EACH OTHER;

THEY ARE ALWAYS

CONGRUENT

WHAT ARE VERTICAL

ANGLES?

THIS SPECIAL LINE INTERSECTS

2 OR MORE LINES & CREATES

CORRESPONDING ANGLES,

AMONG OTHER THINGS

WHAT IS A

TRANSVERSAL?

A 9 SIDED OBJECT

WHAT IS A NONAGON?

TWO LINES THAT INTERSECT

TO FORM TWO RIGHT ANGLES

WHAT IS

PERPENDICULAR?

RATIO OF CIRCUMFERENCE TO

THE DIAMETER OF A CIRCLE,

OR ABOUT 3.14

WHAT IS PI?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

STATEMENTS THAT ARE

ACCEPTED AS TRUE ARE

CALLED POSTULATES; THESE

ON THE OTHER HAND MUST BE

PROVEN

WHAT ARE THEOREMS?

THIS SPECIAL COMBINATION

OF 2 ANGLES ARE

SUPPLEMENTARY AND

ADJACENT

WHAT IS A LINEAR

PAIR?

THESE 2 LINES ARE NOT IN THE

SAME PLANE AND DO NOT

INTERSECT

WHAT ARE SKEW?

DODECAGON

WHAT IS 12?

LOGICAL SEQUENCE OF

STATEMENTS WITH THEIR

SUPPORTING REASONS

WHAT IS A PROOF?

CONDITIONAL IS KNOWN AS "IF

P, THEN Q" THIS IS KNOWN AS

"IF NOT P, THEN NOT Q"

WHAT IS AN INVERSE?

 CATEGORY:   

RIGHT ANGLES  

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 CLUE:   

NUMBER OF RIGHT ANGLESCREATED WHEN ATRANSVERSAL ISPERPENDICULAR TO 2PARALLEL LINES  

 Response:   

WHAT IS 8?

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5 LETTER WORDS

5 LETTER

WORDS

ALL CLUES CONTAIN 5

LETTERS

TRANSVERSALS

TRANS-

VERSAL

LINES

ALL CLUES DEAL WITH

TRANSVERSAL & 2 PARALLEL

LINES

SHAKESPEAREAN MATH

SHAKES-

PEAREAN

MATH

NAME THE CORRECT MATH

TERM WRITTEN IN

SHAKESPEAREAN

GIVE ME PROPS

GIVE ME

PROPS

NAME THE CORRECT

PROPERTY USED

NEXT NUMBER PLEASE

NEXT

NUMBER

PLEASE

GIVE THE NEXT NUMBER IN THE

SEQUENCE

GENERAL MATH TERMS

GEN MATH

CLUES COME FROM ALL

AREAS OF MATHEMATICS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THE UNION OF 2

NONCOLLINEAR RAYS IT HAS A

VERTEX

WHAT IS AN ANGLE?

THESE 2 ANGLES ARE ON

OPPOSITE SIDES OF THE

TRANSVERSAL, BUT BOTH ON

THE INSIDE

WHAT ARE ALTERNATE

INTERIOR ANGLES?

TO BE OR NOT TO BE OBTUSE,

HOW MANY DEGREES OUGHT

THOU FALL BETWEEN

WHAT IS MORE THAN 90

BUT LESS THAN 180

A = A

WHAT IS REFLEXIVE?

5, 10, 15, 20*

WHAT IS 25?

A CUBE HAS THIS MANY

PLANES?

WHAT IS 6?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

AN ANGLE THAT IS EXACTLY

90 DEGREES

WHAT IS RIGHT?

BOTH ON THE OUTSIDE, ON

OPPOSITE SIDES OF

TRANSVERSAL

WHAT ARE ALTERNATE

EXTERIOR ANGLES?

O ROMEO, ROMEO

WHEREFORE ART THE VERTEX

LISTED CORRECTLY WHEN

NAMING AN ANGLE

WHAT IS THE MIDDLE,

CENTER, OR 2ND?

A(B+C) = AB + AC

WHAT IS

DISTRIBUTIVE?

2, 5, 9, 14*

WHAT IS 20?

2 COMPLEMENTARY ANGLES

ADDED TO 2 SUPPLEMENTARY

ANGLES WOULD GIVE YOU THIS

MANY DEGREES

WHAT IS 270?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

VERTICAL ANGLES ARE

ALWAYS________ IN MEASURE

WHAT IS EQUAL?

SAME SIDE OF TRANSVERSAL,

1 INTERIOR & 1 EXTERIOR- BUT

NOT ADJACENT

WHAT ARE

CORRESPONDING ANGLES?

THOU HAS A CLEAR END IN

THEE DIRECTION YET NO END IN

YONDER DIRECTION

WHAT IS A RAY?

IF A = B, THEN A + C = B + C

WHAT IS ADDITION?

40, 20, 10, 5*

WHAT IS 5/2 OR 2.5?

TERM FOR ESTIMATING

NUMBERS- ALL OF THEM

ABOVE 5 MAKE IT LARGER

WHAT IS ROUNDING?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THE NUMBER OF SIDES THAT A

HEPTAGON HAS

WHAT IS SEVEN?

OF COMPLEMENTARY,

SUPPLEMENTARY, OR

CONGRUENT- WHAT SAME SIDE

INTERIOR ANGLES ARE

WHAT IS

SUPPLEMENTARY?

THOU ART THE SET OF ALL

POINTS, OR THE BAR AT THE

BOTTOM OF A KEYBOARD

WHAT IS SPACE?

IF A = B, THEN B = A

WHAT IS SYMMETRIC?

-3, 4, 2, 9, 7*

WHAT IS 14?

TERM MEANING ALL SIDES

HAVE EQUAL LENGTH AND ALL

ANGLES ARE EQUAL IN

MEASURE IN A POLYGON

WHAT IS REGULAR?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

ALWAYS THE FIRST STEP IN A

PROOF, THIS IS THE

INFORMATION THAT IS

SUPPLIED

WHAT IS GIVEN?

3 DIFFERENT SETS OF ANGLES

IN A TRANSVERSAL ADD UP TO

180 DEGREES- SAME SIDES

EXTERIOR & INTERIOR AND

THESE

WHAT ARE LINEAR

PAIRS?

A HORSE, A HORSE MY

KINGDOM HAS 4 HORSES ALL

WITHIN THE SAME LINE, ALSO

CALLED THIS

WHAT IS COLLINEAR?

IF A = B AND B = C, THEN A = C

WHAT IS TRANSITIVE?

1, -3, 9, -27*

WHAT IS 81?

THE "M" STANDS FOR THIS IN

EINSTEIN'S E = MC SQUARED

WHAT IS MASS?

 CATEGORY:   

RIGHT ANGLES  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

NUMBER OF RIGHT ANGLESCREATED WHEN ATRANSVERSAL ISPERPENDICULAR TO 2PARALLEL LINES  

 Response:   

WHAT IS 8?

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