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Author:
Jonathan Heeren

The purpose of this tutorial is for the student to understand how the Pythagorean Theorem works in right angles and how to use its converse to identify types of triangles.

Students will be able to use the Pythagorean Theorem to find missing sides of right triangles

Students will be able to use the Pythagorean Theorem to identify types of triangles

State Standard for MN

9.3.3.4 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse to solve problems and logically justify results.

Tutorial

This is an example of using the converse determining what kind of triangle it is.