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# Understanding Pythagorean Theorem 8th Grade Math Worksheets

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## Definition:

Pythagorean theorem states that the area of a square whose side is the hypotenuse of the right triangle is equal to the sum of the areas of the square on the two other sides of the right triangle.

## Summary:

a2 + b2 = c2       (Pythagorean equation)

where: c is the hypotenuse of the right triangle; and a and b are the other sides of the right triangle.

• We use Pythagorean Theorem in solving right triangles and complex geometry.
• Pythagorean theorem is only applicable on right triangles.
• Pythagorean theorem is the foundation of many principles in geometry.
• Pythagorean theorem is one of the best mathematical formulae.

## Understanding Pythagorean Theorem Worksheets

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