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Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet

Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet
Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet
Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet
Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet
Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet
Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet
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In this Pythagorean Theorem Proof Discovery Worksheet, students will follow a logical explanation to prove that given a right triangle with sides a, b, and c, a^2+b^2=c^2. Students will be given pictorial representations to aid in the development of conceptual understanding. Students will need red, blue, and green colored pencils in part of the activity to help with visualization. Connections to concepts will be made including interior angles in a triangle and angles making up a straight line. All mathematical concepts included in this proof are intended to be age-appropriate for eighth graders.

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Explain a proof of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
Total Pages
5 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
40 minutes
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