## The Pythagorean Theorem

Example: There is a park that has an area of 40 feet long and 20 feet wide. There is a walking track that's from the top left side to the bottom right side. How long is the track?

Overview: You will learn more vocabulary and how to work with the Pythagorean theorem.

**Definition:**the theorem that the square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides.Step 4: Put the problem into the equation.

Step 5: Solve the equation.

Step 5: Solve the equation.

Step 6: Write the answer to the equation- The sidewalk is 50 ft long.