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Q: How do you use a Pythagorean theorem with cube?

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Yes Pythagoras' theorem can be used to find the interior diagonal of a cube for example.

pythagorean theorem was named from a greek mathemition called pythagorus (I think that's how you spell it)

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The difference in the distance formula and the pythagorean theorem is that the distance formula finds the distance between two points while the pythagorean theorem usually finds the hypotenuse of a right triangle.

Since the Pythagorean theorem has 3 variables (the 3 sides), and you only know one variable, you cannot use it to solve for the other 2 variables. Do you know any other information (like angles)? that can be used to solve the triangle (you would not be using the Pythagorean theorem, though). Did they mark the 2 legs with little 'tick marks' denoting that they are equal? Then you could use the Pythagorean theorem because then you know 2 varaibles, and you can solve for the third variable.

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The Pythagorean theorem uses the right triangle.

they use pythagorean theorem to determine altitude and ground distance

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You would use the Pythagorean Theorem when you are trying to determine the length of a side on a right triangle.ORYou might use the Pythagorean Theorem if you are carpenter or builder. A carpenter might use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the length of the hypotenuse (longest side of the triangle) or the length of the wall or roof. Use can use this methed or theorem in any building situation.

Architects use the Pythagorean theorem to check distances, heights, etc...that cant be measured

A land surveyor would use this theorem.

You could use the Pythagorean Theorem and many triangles You could use the Pythagorean Theorem and many triangles

Yes Pythagoras' theorem can be used to find the interior diagonal of a cube for example.

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Most countries recognize the Pythagorean Theorem

Pythagoras formulated the Pythagorean Theorem (that is why it is called the Pythagorean Theorem).

The Pythagorean Theorem allows the mathematician to determine the value of the hypotenuse. The converse of the Pythagorean Theorem manipulates the formula so that the mathematician can use the values to determine that if the triangle is a right triangle.

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