Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

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Use the given tasks and detailed teacher's commentary to introduce your 8th graders to the Pythagorean theorem and its converse. Embedded links to information about Egyptian geometry make your presentation interesting. Consider giving your class members a 12-inch piece of yarn with which to demonstrate a right triangle and the Pythagorean theorem triples the way that this ancient culture did.  

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Grade
7th - 9th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Types
Worksheets
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Language
English
Duration
30 mins
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
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