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anonymous
 one year ago
Which of the following is not a Pythagorean triple?
A.
28, 45, 53
B.
16, 63, 65
C.
13, 84, 85
D.
11, 61, 62
anonymous
 one year ago
Which of the following is not a Pythagorean triple? A. 28, 45, 53 B. 16, 63, 65 C. 13, 84, 85 D. 11, 61, 62

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TheYankee
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you know how to work with square roots?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dont have a calculator on me

TheYankee
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, what you are going to do is plug each number into the a^2+b^2=c^2 equation and see what checks out. Give me a second and I'll help you out a little more.

TheYankee
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So, when you plug every equation into the calculator, you'll find that the only one that doesn't check out evenly is option d. The square of C is NOT equal to the squares of a and B, making it not suitable to be a pythagorean triple.
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