Pythagorean Theorem

This lesson discusses the Pythagorean Theorem and how to solve for the missing side of a right triangle.

Geometry8th Grade
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Pythagorean Theorem

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This lesson discusses the Pythagorean Theorem and how to solve for the missing side of a right triangle.
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  1. Pythagorean Theorem

    Slide 1 - Pythagorean Theorem

    • Working with Right Triangles
  2. Vertex

    Slide 2 - Vertex

    • A point of a geometric shape where two sides meet to form a “corner”
    • Vertices is plural for vertex
  3. Right Triangle

    Slide 3 - Right Triangle

    • A triangle that has one of the three vertices measuring
  4. Parts of a Right Triangle

    Slide 4 - Parts of a Right Triangle

    • 3 Parts
    • Leg
    • Leg
    • hypotenuse
  5. The Pythagorean Theorem

    Slide 5 - The Pythagorean Theorem

    • The sum of the squares of the legs is equal to the square of the hypotenuse.
    • Up next: Worked Example
  6. Worked Example

    Slide 6 - Worked Example