Interactive, Other


It's a battle of wits against the computer. Remember that a²+b²=c²


  • Mathematics > General
  • Mathematics > Geometry

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8


pythagorean theorem



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Public - Available to anyone

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2012-09-30.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 2
Appropriate Pedagogy: 0

Reviewer Comments:

This animation/simulation using allows students to compete against the computer in a game of Battleship. When hitting the computers ship, the student needs to correctly solve a Pythagorean Theorem problem for the hit to register. The directions provided are minimal; however students are likely to quickly catch on. There are multiple levels of play.
Maverick McNealy
This is a fun way to disguise otherwise normal practice problems by putting them into a real competition situation in which you want to get them right. The game is…

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