Applications of Pythagoras Theorem in Real Life
Pythagoras Theorem can be used in real life to:
Calculate heights of buildings etc...
Pythagoras Theorem is only used with Right Angled Triangles
The sum of the squares of the sides of a right angled triangle is equal to the square of the length of the hypotenuse
a2+b2 = c2
Now using the knowledge you have learnt on Pythagoras Theorem, you are able to help Shrek in saving Fiona.
Go back to the Introduction Section of this Webquest and work out the question given by applying the Pythagoras Theorem.
Your answer will help Shrek to find the length of ladder needed to help save Fiona.
Make sure you do your best in helping Shrek.
Fiona's life lies on your responsibilty!!
Attached you can find a quiz and a game on Pythagoras Theorem. Try them out!