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More Difficult Pythagorean Theorem Examples
Common Core: 8.G.7 G.SRT.8

More Difficult Pythagorean Theorem Examples

Author: Graham Pardun

This lesson will provide more advanced practice examples that apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve for an unknown side of a right triangle.

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Using the Pythagorean Theorem To Discover Unknowns

In this lesson, we'll go through a couple of problems in which one of the side lengths of a right triangle is something like √(y + 6) instead of something nice like 2.