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Pythagorean Theorem

Pythagorean Theorem


CCSC.8.G.B.7 – Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions

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Anticipatory Set

This video describes the relationship between the lengths of the sides of a right triangle.

Interactive Manipulative

The following contains a lesson on the Pythagorean Theorem. It goes into depth about how the theorem works, why it works, and examples. It allows you to go at your own pace, go back, and write on the screen if you need to take notes. 

Braining Camp Lesson: Pythagorean Theorem

Real World Examples

The following link contains real-world scenario application of the Pythagorean Theorem. It has the problems worked out as well to serve as a guide. 

Real-World Scenarios

The "Big Question"

The following link will redirect you to a question poll that you can answer from your computer or phone. 

The Big Question