Absorb Mathematics by Kadie Armstrong

Pythagoras' theorem model

Added by Kadie Armstrong on Feb 6, 2008

An interactive animation illustrating a geometric proof of Pythagoras' theorem. Click the arrow button to watch the animation unfold. The areas of the squares formed by the two shortest side are shown to fit into the area of the square formed by the hypotenuse.

This resource is from the unit Pythagoras' Theorem which is part of Absorb Mathematics.

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