Unit 3, Lesson 14# The Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students illuminate the converse of the Pythagorean theorem through computation of examples and counterexamples. Students apply the theorem and its converse to solve problems. It is crucial that students see the teacher explain several proofs of the Pythagorean theorem and practice using it before being expected to produce a proof on their own.