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Pythagorus

February 16, 2017

Today we talked about triangles, and about how to prove if a triangle is a right angle triangle or not.

We can use the pythagorean theorem also to calculate the length of a missing side of a right angle triangle.  The sum of the squares of the legs (perpendicular sides) of the triangle is equal to the square of the hypotenuse (the longest side).

 

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