PUNCHLINE Bridge to Algebra • 2nd Edition
 
 
PBA_09-03
     
  Students apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve right triangles and problems involving right triangles. to check that students know the theorem applies only to right triangles, one exercise (#8) is included which cannot be solved (no right angle).  
     
     
 

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