Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 8 - Right Triangles and Trigonometry - 8-1 The Pythagorean Theorem and It's Converse - Got It? - Page 494: 4


a. No because $16^{2}$+$48^{2}$$\ne50$ b. No because any right triangle can have the sides substituted into the pythagorean theorem.

Work Step by Step

$a^{2}$+$b^{2}$= $c^{2}$ $16^{2}$+$48^{2}$=$50^{2}$ $256+2304\ne2500$ $2560\ne2500$
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