Exploring the Pythagorean Theorem

Eighth graders explore the Pythagorean Theorem. They draw and construct non-congruent squares to determine their area. They construct triangles and determine the area and compare the sizes of both the squares and triangles. They record the relationship between the areas of the squares and construct two differnt right-angled triangles.

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Grade
8th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 hrs
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