1) What information is needed for you to calculate the area of the square?

2) How can the two triangle measurements help you figure out the area of the square?

3) Figure ADE is a right triangle. Where is the right angle? Where is the hypotenuse?

4) How can you use the Pythagorean Theorem to figure out the length of line segment AD?

5) What is the length of line segment AD? What is the length of line segment AB?

6) What is the area of the square?

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December 8, 2011 at 9:53 pm

It is possible to see beyond Pythagoras´ theorem:

http://transmultiversalidad-tmv.es.tl/English-.–Transmultiversalidad-of-the-Pythagoras-theorem-.-.htm