General Information Pythagorean Triples Missing a Side Square Roots
a^2 + b^2 = c^2
What is the formula for the Pythagorean Theorem?
Yes
A = 3, B = 4, C = 5

Is this a right triangle?
C = 10
A = 6, B = 8, C = ?
10
What is the square root of 100?
Right Triangle
The Pythagorean Theorem is used on what kind of triangles?
No
A = 7, B = 8, C = 10

Is this a right triangle?
C = 15
A = 9, B = 12, C = ?
15
What is the square root of 225?
Pythagoras
Who was the Greek mathematician who discovered the Pythagorean Theorem?
Yes
A = 8, B = 15, C = 17

Is this a right triangle?
C = 17
A = 8, B = 15, C = ?
9
What is the square root of 81?
The legs
What are the "A side" and "B sides" of a right triangle called?
Yes
A = 10, B = 24, C = 26
B = 24
A = 18, B = ?, C = 30
11
What is the square root of 121?
The hypotenuse
What is the "C side" of a right triangle called?
No
A = 15, B = 20, C = 30
A = 12
A = ?, B = 16, C = 20
17
What is the square root of 289?

Pythagorean Theorem

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