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# Inscribed Similar Triangles

## Division of a right triangle into two similar triangles.

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## RWA Inscribed Similar Triangles

Iteration

### Vocabulary

• inscribed similar triangles
• Pythagorean theorem

### Student Exploration

#### Can geometric proofs be visually beautiful?

Check out Viola Proofs - An exampleof a beautiful geometric proofs that shows what happens when you iteratively inscribe similar triangles within a triangle.

### Extension Investigation

Prove the Pythagorean Theorem using inscribed similar triangles.

#### Layering (optional)

More beautiful proofs

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