Chapters

Introduction

Pythagoras’ theorem

Geometry and measurement

Year 12

Just when you thought it was safe to get back into the water, back comes Pythagoras' Theorem. This video forms part of the pre-learning which is going to be needed for the rest of the chapter in this Further Maths course. It takes some time to recap the theorem including where it comes from and how it is used to find the missing sides of a right angled triangle. After some awesome theory, great examples show how it can be used. The CAS calculator is also used to show how we can solve these problems with ease.

Published: Oct. 28, 2019

Length: 18 mins and 58 seconds

Lesson notes

Lesson notes are provided in PDF format and can be downloaded by clicking the link below:

Exam resources

There are currently no associated exam questions for this topic.

Video tags

vce maths
further maths
further units 3 and 4
further 3 and 4
pythagoras' theorem
pythagoras
how to use pythagoras' theorem

LEGAL STUFF

Where videos relate to VCE and I have used VCAA questions the following should be noted:

VCE Maths exam question content used by permission, ©VCAA. The VCAA is not affiliated with, and does not endorse, this video resource. VCE® is a registered trademark of the VCAA. Past VCE exams and related content can be accessed at www.vcaa.vic.edu.au