Today in class we are learning a new unit called Pythagoras.
I am a Right Angled Triangle
In a right angle triangle the square angle points to the hypotenuse . The hypotenuse is always c but a & b can be used to label either leg.
- In many cases the Right Angle will have it's legs labelled a and b and the hypotenuse.
The Pythagorean Theorem
The pythagoras theorem states that the legs (a & b) and the hypotenuse (c) obey the following relationship ..