Monday, March 24, 2008

Jordan's Pythagoras Growing Post

- by Jordan Pabon 8-16

A pythagorean triple is 2 perfect square numbers when added together, equals another perfect square. You can use it to see if a triangle has a right angle. Use this formula:

you can also use this perfect square chart to find out the squares in between










For example:








Another example would be:







PART 2:

PART3:LEFROG








































My own Problem: TIMMY AND THE RED BALL






















1 comment:

Nathaniel 8-16 said...

a = 3
b = 2
c = ?

a2 + b2 = c2
3sq + 2sq = c2
9 + 4 = c2
13 = c2
square root of 13 = c
3.61 = c