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Exploring the Pythagorean Theorem

Exploring the Pythagorean Theorem Learn Alberta, from the Canadian province of Alberta , offers this multimedia look at the Pythagorean Theorem. It begins with a captivating video showing the relationship of a house to its blueprints. Sketch-overs make it easy to see the triangles in this real life
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Exploring the Pythagorean Theorem


Learn Alberta, from the Canadian province of Alberta , offers this multimedia look at the Pythagorean Theorem. It begins with a captivating video showing the relationship of a house to its blueprints. Sketch-overs make it easy to see the triangles in this real life application. After seeing the theorem at work, be sure to follow up with the printable exercises based on the interactive model.

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• Middle School Elementary School

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