This concept teaches students the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse and how to apply it.
This video gives more detail about the mathematical principles presented in Basic Geometric Definitions.
Ten question quiz. Students must solve for the missing sides of right triangles using the pythagorean theorem. Students must also find the area, perimeter, and length of the diagonals of rectangles.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Pythagorean Theorem and Pythagorean Triples.
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Learn new vocabulary words and help remember them by coming up with your own sentences with the new words using a Stop and Jot table.
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This study guide is an overview of the Pythagorean theorem and its converse, Pythagorean triples, and proving the distance formula.