Week 6 Concept Check - The formula a^2 b^2=c^2 where a and b are the legs and c is the longest side called the hypotenuse.

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What is the Pythagorean Theorem? How is it used? The Pythagorean Theorem is one of the most useful formulas in geometry. It allows us to figure out the length of a side of a right handed triangle by using the other two sides in a formula.
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course MAT 117 117 taught by Professor Billings during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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