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Pythagorean Theorem and Its Converse

Author: Rachel Kaplan
Description:

We will cover:
-Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem
-Using the Pythagorean Theorem
-Using the converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

Through a series of powerpoints and examples, we will cover the meaning, proof, and use of the both the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.

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Tutorial

Section one: Everything you need to know about the Pythagorean Theorem & its Converse (meaning, proof, solving, etc.)

Section two: Table of Pythagorean Triples

Section three: Examples of solving side lengths of right triangles

Section four: Examples of identifying right triangles

In this slideshow, learn about the Pythagorean Theorem, how to use it, how to prove it, as well as the converse!

Table of Pythagorean Triples

Here's a list of all the pythagorean triples where the hypotenuse is less than 100:

(3, 4, 5)                  (9, 40, 41)                 (16, 63,65)             (36, 77, 85)

(5,12, 13)             (11, 60, 61)                (20, 21, 29)            (39, 80, 89)

(7, 24, 25)            (12, 35, 37)                (28, 45, 53)            (48, 55, 73)

(8, 15, 17)             (13, 84, 85)               (33, 56, 65)             (65, 72, 97)