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# Geometry In The Real World!

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### Geometry In The Real World!

1. 1. Geometry in the Real World Alex Edwards Block 1
2. 2. Point <ul><li>A point names a location and has no size. It is represented by a dot. </li></ul><ul><li>Dart board bulls eye. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.quizmasters.biz/Pub%20Genius/Darts/Gfx/Dartboard_05.jpg </li></ul>
3. 3. Line (Segment) <ul><li>A line is a straight path that has no thickness and extends forever. </li></ul><ul><li>Corner flag for soccer. </li></ul><ul><li>www.gettyimages.com/.../Photographers-Choice </li></ul>
4. 4. Plane <ul><li>A plane is a flat surface that has no thickness and extends forever. </li></ul><ul><li>Baseball field. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/images/baseball-field.jpg </li></ul>
5. 5. Angle <ul><li>A figure formed by two rays with a common endpoint. </li></ul><ul><li>Rowing oars form angles. </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.danshamptons.com/entertainment/wp-content/uploads/2008/04/rowing_picture.png </li></ul>
6. 6. Perpendicular Lines <ul><li>Lines that intersect at 90 degree angles. </li></ul><ul><li>Tennis net. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.walksydneystreets.net/photos/longueville-sign-tennis-net-usg.jpg </li></ul>
7. 7. Parallel Lines <ul><li>Lines in the same plane that do not intersect. </li></ul><ul><li>Field goal for football. </li></ul><ul><li>http://i.ehow.com/images/GlobalPhoto/Articles/4603751/Picture12_Full.jpg </li></ul>
8. 8. Triangle <ul><li>A three sided polygon. </li></ul><ul><li>Goal posts use a triangle for support in the soccer goal. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.newitts.com/images/products/800x800/fl160.jpg </li></ul>
9. 9. Right Angle <ul><li>An angle that measures 90 degrees. </li></ul><ul><li>Basketball court. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flexcourtmadison.com/images/lrg-91-backyard-court-caviola__ct.jpg </li></ul>
10. 10. Pentagon <ul><li>A five-sided polygon. </li></ul><ul><li>Home plate for baseball. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.equipmentbag.com/images/BASE/hb1.jpg </li></ul>
11. 11. Hexagon <ul><li>A six-sided polygon. </li></ul><ul><li>White hexagons for soccer ball. </li></ul><ul><li>http://reusoccerclub.ca/soccer_ball_6.jpg </li></ul>
12. 12. Square <ul><li>A quadrilateral with four congruent sides and four right angles. </li></ul><ul><li>Wrestling ring. </li></ul><ul><li>http://images.aandhmarketing.com/bigpics/jakkspacific/99977.jpg </li></ul>