What is Special About Right Triangles?

Students explore the qualities of right triangles. Given an incomplete worksheet of a Pythagorean Theorem Proof, students produce the missing steps to successfully complete the proof. Students apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the length of a diagonal of a box and determine the lengths of the other two sides by applying side relationship conjectures.

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