Right Triangles

Directions

In your spiral, record any observations from the pictures. You should describe how each picture is related and how each is different. Label each picture for your observations.



Pythagorean theorem water demo

In your spiral, answer the following questions regarding the video with your math partner(s).

1. How are the squares related to the triangle?

2. How are the two smaller squares related to the largest square?

3. How are the areas of the squares related?