Sketching the Pythagorean Theorem

Pupils, while in the computer lab, are introduced to the Geometer's Sketchpad. They follow step-by-step instructions on how to create a square and a right triangle. Each student assesses how the area of sum of the square of the legs equals the area of the square of the hypotenuse.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
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