The Pythagorean theorem Pith-a-Gor-ean B:Valerin Hernandez

Jose Yarra, and Daniela Lopez . A+B=C What is the Pythagorean Theorem? 2 2 2 It is believed that the statement of Pythagorean's Theorem was discovered on a Babylonian tablet circa 1900-1600 B.C. The Pythagorean Theorem relates to the three sides of a right triangle. It states that c2=a2+b2, C is the side that is opposite the right angle which is referred to as the hypoteneuse. a and b are the sides that are adjacent to the right angle. In essence, the theorem simply stated is: the sum of the areas of two small squares equals the area of the large one. .Find missing leg of right triangle

.determine if triangle is a right triangle

. find hypotenuse of right angle What is it used for? Pythagoras of Samos was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement called Pythagoreanism. He was born on B.C.E 570 on Samos Island and died on B.C.E 495 on Metapontum. His spouses name was Theano. He had four children named Damo, Myia, Telauges and Arignote. Who is Pythagorean? . Baseball field

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