Common Core Aligned Resources for 8.G.B.6
Explain a proof of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
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Proofs into Practice: The Pythagorean Theorem in the Real World
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
As an introduction to the lesson plan, learners verify the Pythagorean theorem with a hands-on proof. Then, pupils use the theorem to determine whether three side lengths could form a right triangle and choose one of two real-life...
How Many Ways Are There to Prove the Pythagorean Theorem?
5 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There is more than one way to prove the Pythagorean Theorem. Euclid and Einstein found the same way to prove the Pythagorean Theorem. The video introduces several other ways to prove the theorem along with the history of its use.
End-of-Module Assessment Task: Grade 8 Mathematics (Module 7)
8th CCSS: Designed
It's time to discover what your classes have learned! The final lesson in the 25-part module is an assessment that covers the Pythagorean Theorem. Application of the theorem includes distance between points, the volume of...
Architecture and Construction: Stair Construction
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Within the context of the construction industry, algebra pros begin to calculate slope from the sizes of stair steps. This is a terrific lesson, especially for aspiring engineers. Just be aware that it might be a stretch to meet all of...