Suggested List of Mathematical Language

Geometry

## Problem Solving
AA triangle similarity AAA triangle similarity AAS triangle congruence additive property of equality algorithm apply ASA triangle congruence conjecture constraints construct discover dynamic geometry software explore generalization inductive reasoning justify parameters reason truth value valid argument
## Reasoning and Proof
AA triangle similarity AAA triangle similarity AAS triangle congruence analytical proof angle addition postulate ASA triangle congruence axiom biconditional conclusion conditional statement conjecture conjunction contradiction contrapositive of a statement converse of a statement counterexample deductive proof deductive reasoning definition disjunction dynamic geometry software equivalence relation Euclidean Parallel Postulate explain geometry hypotenuse and leg triangle congruence hypothesis indirect proof inductive reasoning inverse of a statement investigate justify logical equivalent negation paragraph proof parallel postulate(s) proof proof by contradiction proportional Pythagorean Theorem reason reflexive property of equality SAS triangle congruence SAS Similarity Theorem SSS triangle congruence substitution property subtraction property of equality symmetric property of equality theorem transformational proof transitive property of equality truth value two-column proof undefined terms union of sets valid argument
## Communication
axiom biconditional compound statement conclusion conditional statement conjecture conjunction contrapositive of a statement converse of a statement definition disjunction explain hypothesis inverse of a statement justify negation theorem truth value undefined terms
## Connections
apply compound locus discover intersection of sets investigate spatial relationships union of sets ## Representation
analytical geometry coordinate geometry definition Euclidean geometry function graphical representation locus of points logical equivalence non-Euclidean geometry three dimensional space transformational geometry two dimensional space
## Geometric Relationships
AA triangle similarity AAA triangle similarity AAS triangle congruence ASA triangle congruence absolute value acute angle acute triangle adjacent angles algebraic representation alternate interior angles altitude analytical geometry angle angle bisector angle measure apothem arc arc measure area axis of symmetry base betweeness bisector center of a circle center of a regular polygon center of gravity central angle central angle of a regular polygon centroid chord circle circumcenter circumcircle (about a polygon) circumference collinear points common tangents complementary angles concave polygon concentric circles concurrent lines cone congruence conic sections constant of proportionality convex polygon coordinate geometry coplanar corresponding angles corresponding parts corresponding sides crossection cube cylinder definition diagonals diameter dihedral angle distance distance between a point and a line distance between two parallel lines distance between two points dodecahedron ellipse endpoint equiangular equidistant equilateral triangle equilateral polygon Euclidean Geometry Euclidean Parallel Postulate exterior exterior angle external secant segment face of a polyhedron foot of an altitude function geometric mean geometry golden ratio golden rectangle great circle hemisphere Heron's formula hexagon hypotenuse icosahedron incenter of a polygon inclination inscribed angle inscribed circle intercepted arc intercepts interior intersecting lines isosceles trapezoid isosceles triangle kite lateral area of a prism lateral edge lateral face lateral surface legs of a right triangle legs of an isosceles trapezoid length line line segment linear pair locus of points major arc mean proportional measure of an angle measure of an arc median of a trapezoid median of a triangle midpoint midsegment minor arc n-gon non-collinear non-coplanar non-Euclidean geometry obtuse angle obtuse triangle octagon octahedron opposite rays orthocenter orthogonal parabola parallel line segments parallel lines parallelepiped parallelogram pentagon perimeter perpendicular bisector perpendicular bisector concurrence perpendicular lines perpendicular planes pi plane point point of concurrency point of tangency polygon polyhedron prism product property of proportions proportional pyramid Pythagorean Theorem quadrant quadratic equation quadratic formula quadrilateral radius ratio ray real numbers rectangle rectangular solid regular polygon remote interior angles rhombus right angle right triangle scalene triangle secant segment segment of a circle semicircle set similar polygons similar triangles simple quadrilateral skew lines slant height slope sphere square supplementary angles surface area tangent segment tangent to a circle tessellation tetrahedron three-dimensional space topology transformational geometry transversal trapezoid triangle triangle inequality trigonometry of the right triangle two-dimensional space vector vertex vertical angles vertical line volume x-axis x-intercept y-axis y-intercept z-axis
## Constructions
angle bisector bisector center of a regular polygon center of gravity circumcircle (about a polygon) compass construct dynamic geometry software perpendicular bisector perpendicular bisector concurrence perpendicular lines straightedge
circle compound locus ellipse hyperbola locus of points parabola
AA triangle similarity AAA triangle similarity AAS triangle congruence ASA triangle congruence angle addition postulate axiom biconditional conclusion conditional statement conjecture conjunction contradiction contrapositive of a statement converse of a statement counterexample deductive reasoning definition disjunction dynamic geometry software equivalence relation Euclidean Parallel Postulate hypotenuse and leg triangle congruence indirect proof inductive reasoning inverse of a statement justify logical equivalent negation parallel postulate(s) postulate proof proof by contradiction Pythagorean Theorem reason reflexive property of equality SAS triangle congruence SAS Similarity Theorem SSS triangle congruence substitution property subtraction property of equality symmetric property of equality theorem transitive property of equality transformational proof truth value two-column proof undefined terms union of sets valid argument
axis of symmetry center of a dilation center of a rotation clockwise (orientation) composition constant of proportionality contraction counterclockwise (orientation) dilation direct transformation domain dynamic geometry software fixed point function function notation for transformations glide reflection group half-turn identity image inverse of a transformation isometry mapping (function) opposite transformation orientation preimage reflection rotation rotational symmetry symmetry tessellation transformation transformational geometry translation
abscissa analytical geometry analytical proof Cartesian coordinates Cartesian plane center-radius equation of circle coordinate coordinate geometry coordinate plane distance between two points origin point slope equation of a line rectangular coordinates slope-intercept equation of a line three-dimensional space two-dimensional space vector x-axis x-intercept y-axis y-intercept z-axis |