Right Triangle Side Squares by The Shodor Foundation
Algebra I (NYS P-12 Common Core), Geometry (NYS P-12 Common Core), Mathematics (NYS P-12 Common Core)
Intermediate, Commencement, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
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This interactive web-based resource helps students to visualize the Pythagorean Theorem. Students change the length of a side of a right triangle and, by doing so, they change the area of the squares adjoining each of the triangle's sides.
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