Apply Pythagorean Theorem
Videos and lessons to help Grade 8 students learn how to apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.
Common Core: 8.G.7
Suggested Learning Targets
- I can recall the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse in order to apply it to real-world and mathematical problems (2 and 3 dimensional).
- I can solve basic mathematical Pythagorean Theorem problems and its converse
to find missing length of sides of triangles in two and there-dimensions.
- I can apply Pythagorean Theorem in solving real-world problems dealing with
two and three-dimensional shapes.
Common Core for Grade 8
Common Core for Mathematics
More Math Lessons for Grade 8
Prove and apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right-triangles--8.G.7
In this lesson you will learn how to find the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle by using the Pythagorean Theorem.
In this lesson, you will learn how to find the length of a leg of a right triangle by using the Pythagorean Theorem.
In this lesson you will learn how to apply the Pythagorean Theorem to three dimensional figures by creating right triangles.
8.G.7 - Pythagorean Theorem.
Applications of the Pythagorean Theorem
How to use the Pythagorean Theorem to solve real world problems.
Apply the Pythagorean Theorem.
Applying Pythagorean Theorem
A soccer field is rectangular with a width of 60 yards and a length of 100 yards. The diagonal of the field is found by connecting a line from corner to corner inside the rectangle. To the nearest foot, how long is this diagonal?
Applying the Pythagorean Theorem.
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