A pythagorean triple is 3 numbers that follow the rule A2+B2=C2
3,4,5 is a very good example.
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To find a missing leg you must follow the formula of C2-A2=b2 or C2-B2=A2
square root of 9=3
How to find a missing Hypotnuse.
square root of 25=5
Worksheet problem A.
And there is your answer!!!
Sam is walking up stairs. The stairs are 3 meters wide and 4 meters tall. How much does Sam have to walk up stairs? (round to 2 decimal spots)