Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem
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|Pythagorean theorem: in a right triangle the square of the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the sides containing the right angle. Two proofs: one by a construction, and one by the method of similar triangles.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Math Topics:||Triangles and Other Polygons|
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