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## Geometry Strategies - Part I

Summary

Mastering geometry on the ACT exam requires both visual and logical skills, emphasizing the importance of diagrams for problem-solving.

- Always use or draw a diagram to visually represent geometry problems, enhancing understanding and solution strategies.
- Incorporate given information and deduce additional details to annotate your diagrams, using symbols for perpendicular and parallel lines.
- Extend or add lines in diagrams to facilitate calculations, and assign variables to lengths or angles for algebraic solutions.
- Develop the skill to dissect diagrams, enabling a focus on both minute details and the broader picture, applying geometric properties universally.
- Practice looking at both small and large elements within diagrams to understand and solve complex geometry problems effectively.

Chapters

00:00

The Importance of Diagrams in Geometry

00:36

Annotating and Extending Diagrams

01:22

Assigning Variables and Algebraic Solutions