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Right Triangles

Right Triangles are special in many ways. Without them, we wouldn't have the Pythagorean Theorem, or Trigonometry! Studying Right Triangles is necessary for discovering more advanced topics in mathematics. Terms Associated with Square Root Functions and The Product Property of Square Roots will give you the tools to solve right triangle problems using the Pythagorean Theorem. Explore the key components of 30-60-90 Triangles, and 45-45-90 Triangles and their unique properties. By delving into applications, equations and key elements specific to Right Triangles, you will establish a solid foundation in Geometry.

Sophia's Common Core-Aligned Pathways and Tutorials

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Common Core-Aligned Lessons into your classroom Our Math Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

Pathways that Teach Right Triangles

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
CCSS Math Standard 8.G.6
Concepts: 1
Quiz Points: 15
CCSS Math Standard 8.G.7
Concepts: 3
Quiz Points: 45
CCSS Math Standard 8.G.8
Concepts: 2
Quiz Points: 30
Right Triangles Pathway
Concepts: 34
Quiz Points: 510