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12-58.
  1. Examine the triangles below. Decide if each one is a right triangle. If the triangle is a right triangle, justify your conclusion. Assume that the diagrams are not drawn to scale. Homework Help ✎

What are the angle measures of an equilateral triangle?

No, all the angles must be 60°.

Use the Pythagorean Theorem to check. (Remember, the hypotenuse is the longest side).

Yes, the side lengths are a Pythagorean Triple.