9807
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Pythagorean Theorem 3D
This Demonstration shows (in six different ways) that the length
of the diagonal of a box with sides of length
,
, and
is equal to
.
Contributed by:
George Beck
THINGS TO TRY
Rotate and Zoom in 3D
SNAPSHOTS
RELATED LINKS
Pythagorean Theorem
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
Right Triangle
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
PERMANENT CITATION
"
Pythagorean Theorem 3D
" from
the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/PythagoreanTheorem3D/
Contributed by:
George Beck
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
The Two Triangles Theorem
Chris Boucher
Da Vinci's Construction of an Ellipse
Borut Levart
Euclid's Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem
Robert Root
Dudeney's Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem
Izidor Hafner
An Intuitive Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem
Yasushi Iwasaki
A Device that Illustrates Pythagoras' Theorem
Sándor Kabai and Ferenc Holló Szabó
Mamikon's Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem
John Kiehl
Square-Hole Drill in Three Dimensions
Stan Wagon (Macalester College)
Pythagorean Graphs
Aaron Dunigan AtLee
Pythagorean Triples Star
Enrique Zeleny
Related Topics
3D Graphics
Historical Mathematics
Plane Geometry
Triangles
High School Algebra II and Trigonometry
High School Geometry
High School Mathematics
Browse all topics
Related Curriculum Standards
US Common Core State Standards, Mathematics
8.G.B.7
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+