## Pythagoras’ Theorem – form a hypothesis

September 26, 2021 by MerrynJHorrocks

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## Forming a hypothesis

Play with this right angled triangle. What is the relationship between the side lengths in right angled triangles?

Note that side c is the hypotenuse (the side opposite the right angle).

This only works for right angled triangles, as you can see here.