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Pythagorean Theorem and Bhaskara

A visual demonstration of Bhaskara’s proof for Pythagorean Theorem.

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Year level(s) Year 8
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Explicit teaching
Keywords Pythagoras, Square root, Square, Right-angle, Triangle, Theorem

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy
Strand and focus Space
Topics Angles and geometric reasoning
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions

Use Pythagoras' theorem to solve problems involving the side lengths of right-angled triangles

Numeracy progression Understanding geometric properties (P7)
Understanding units of measurement (P10)
Multiplicative strategies (P9)

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