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\iteman{ZMATH 2015e.00609}
\itemau{Bolognese, Chris A.}
\itemti{How much can you bench?}
\itemso{Math. Teach. (Reston) 106, No. 6, 414-417 (2013).}
\itemab
Summary: ``How much can you bench?'' appears in the ``Mathematical lens'' section of Mathematics Teacher. ``Mathematical lens'' uses photographs as a springboard for mathematical inquiry. This month the mathematics behind the photograph includes finding areas of regular polygons, right triangle trigonometry, the Pythagorean theorem, special right triangles, and similarity and scale factors. (ERIC)
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\itemcc{G40 G60}
\itemut{regular polygons; right triangles; trigonometry; Pythagorean theorem; similarity; scale factors}
\itemli{http://www.nctm.org/publications/article.aspx?id=35289}
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