Unit 7, Lesson 16# The Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students explain a proof of the converse of the Pythagorean theorem. Students apply the theorem and its converse to solve problems. Students had their first experience with the converse of the Pythagorean theorem in Module 3 Lesson 14. In that lesson, students learned the proof of the converse by contradiction.