# Can the sides 14, 19, 24 be a right triangle?

Jun 25, 2015

We can use Pythagoras theorem with $c = 24$ as the hypotenuse in:
${c}^{2} = {a}^{2} + {b}^{2}$
${24}^{2} = {19}^{2} + {14}^{2}$
$576 = 557$