### Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem

If we want to understand how the Pythagorean Theorem works, we have to understand certain mathematical concepts that are related to it and without which it would be complicated or even impossible to understand the proof of the Pythagorean Theorem. Among the main points to keep in mind before understanding…

### Pythagorean Theorem Exercises

Many of us have trouble with math and it takes us a little more effort to get the trick and be able to solve math problems. The level of difficulty increases while we find ourselves with a lower level of basic education, which is why analyzing solved exercises can help…

### What is the Pythagorean Theorem?

Among the many mathematical formulas whose discovery drastically changed history, the Pythagorean Theorem is perhaps the most important. And there are historical records which indicate that knowledge of the Pythagorean Theorem existed even before the Christian era. To understand the Pythagorean Theorem, you don’t need to have a high skill…

### Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem

Proving the veracity of the characteristic expression of the Pythagorean Theorem is a task as ancient as the discovery of the theorem itself. Today there are many ways to prove that the Pythagorean Theorem is completely valid, some of which are more famous than others. In this post, we’ll discuss…

### What is the Pythagorean Theorem About?

TOPICS: What Is the Pythagorean Theorem About The study of the Pythagorean Theorem was done thanks to the Pythagorean School, a sect made up of individuals from the 6th century BC with vast knowledge in mathematics, astronomy and philosophy, whose main believe was that everything that surrounds us is related…

### Pythagorean Theorem: Calculate hypotenuse or legs

TOPICS: Calculate Leg     Calculate Hypotenuse     Calculate One Side     Sample Exercises     Worked Examples     Solutions Of all the Pythagorean Theorem problems we might be given, one of the most common is where we are asked to calculate the hypotenuse of a right triangle knowing the measurements of both legs, or where we…

### Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem (Video)

TOPICS: Squares              Theorem Proofs Exercises          Test       Graphic Representation Next we’ll look at the proof of the Pythagorean Theorem. Although the equation that this theorem is known for is very popular a2 + b2 = C2 where C is the hypotenuse and a and b are the legs, the proof of…

### Pythagorean Theorem Proofs

The most well-known and widely used proof of the Pythagorean Theorem is the one which relates the areas of the squares that have, as their sides, the two legs and the hypotenuse of the triangle. We have referenced this proof in an older post where we have also provided a…