Learn how to use both the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
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.
Demonstrates how to quickly use the Pythagorean Theorem on right triangles.
Provides an overview of a proof of the Pythagorean Theorem and provides problems that require the use of the Pythagorean Theorem.
This video demonstrates a sample use of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
Using the Pythagorean Theorem to Find Unknown Lengths Algebraically
This video provides an explanation of the concept of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
Using the Pythagorean Theorem to Find Unknown Lengths Given a Word Problem
Determining Right Triangles Using the Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem
Practice Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse questions
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.
An interesting, interactive diagram using squares to demonstrate that the Pythagorean Theorem works.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from The Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse.