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anonymous
 5 years ago
Does the Pythagorean Theorem work for any type of triangle?
anonymous
 5 years ago
Does the Pythagorean Theorem work for any type of triangle?

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amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes, but we have to modifiy it for non right triangles

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1actually, the modified works for any triangle :) c^2 = a^2 + b^2 2ab cosC

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1a and b are any sides, and C is the angle between them

dumbcow
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0true technically speaking "Pythagorean theorem" only works for right triangles

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1we call the modified version "the law of cosines" :)
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