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Question from sana, a student:

i would like to what are the 5 practical uses of the Pythagoras theorem in daily life??? its for a math project

thanx a lot

Hi Sana,

Go to the Quandaries and Queries page on Math Central and type the phrase pythagoras real life into the Quick Search window. You will se a number of questions we have been asked where a part of the answer involves Pythagoras' Theorem. These are not homework questions but problems that have arisen in peoples' work or home lives.


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