Determine if three side lengths make a right triangle, and given the length of its legs, find the length of a right triangle's hypotenuse.
Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse Interactive
Demonstrates how to quickly use the Pythagorean Theorem on right triangles.
This video demonstrates a sample use of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
This video provides an explanation of the concept of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse.
To encourage students to generate questions, activate their prior knowledge, and collect information to answer their own questions using a Question and Answer Table.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary to determine answers using the table
Develop understanding of concepts by studying them in a relational manner. Analyze and refine the concept by summarizing the main idea, creating visual aids, and generating questions and comments using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Students practice their skills plotting points and graphing ordered pairs, then use both the Pythagorean Theorem and the distance formula to find the distances between schools on the map.