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Geometry Strategies - Part II

The summary of the content emphasizes the importance of visual and logical skills in mastering geometry for the GRE, offering specific strategies and insights to enhance problem-solving abilities.
  • Geometry requires both visual and logical skills, necessitating the drawing and marking up of diagrams for better understanding.
  • Key strategies include looking for similar triangles, applying the Pythagorean Theorem, and recognizing special right triangles (30-60-90 and 45-45-90) for their valuable properties.
  • Understanding the relationship between angles and parallel lines, as well as angles within circles, is crucial for solving geometry problems.
  • The content advises practicing the recognition of geometric figures in everyday life to improve visual skills necessary for the GRE geometry section.
The Essence of Geometry
Strategies for Solving Geometry Problems
Applying the Pythagorean Theorem
Recognizing Geometric Patterns in the World