#### Question

**Identify, with reason, if the following is a Pythagorean triplet.**(24, 70, 74)

#### Solution

In the triplet (24, 70, 74),

24^{2} = 576, 70^{2} = 4900, 74^{2} = 5476 and 576 + 4900 = 5476

The square of the largest number is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two numbers.

∴ (24, 70, 74) is a pythagorean triplet.

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Solution Identify, with Reason, If the Following is a Pythagorean Triplet. Concept: Pythagoras Theorem.