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A number of articles and activities that address misconceptions and misunderstandings about mathematical proof students may have, given this is a difficult concept.

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Year level(s) Year 10
Audience Teacher
Purpose Content knowledge
Format Web page
Keywords Congruence, Geometry, Reasoning, Angles, Proof

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Critical and creative thinking
Strand and focus Space
Topics Pythagoras and trigonometry
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions

Apply deductive reasoning to proofs involving shapes in the plane and use theorems to solve spatial problems

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