Help! My sister needs help, I don't know how to explain this to her, can anyone please explain how??

Directions: Determine whether each triangle with the given side lengths is a right triangle. Write yes or no.

EX:10 ft, 24 ft, 25 ft

Thanks!

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- January 16th 2008, 06:50 PMoverduexPythagorean Theorem.
Help! My sister needs help, I don't know how to explain this to her, can anyone please explain how??

**Directions: Determine whether each triangle with the given side lengths is a right triangle. Write yes or no.**

EX:**10 ft, 24 ft, 25 ft**

Thanks! - January 16th 2008, 07:07 PMmr fantastic
- January 16th 2008, 07:30 PMOnMyWayToBeAMathProffesortriangle
so, we can see it is not a right triangle, because if it were, the Pythagorean theorem would work, but it does not, so it is not a right triangle. it would be if the side were 10, 24 and 26.