This concept introduces students to several applications of the Pythagorean Theorem.
Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find perimeter and area
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Ten question quiz. Students must solve for the missing heights of isosceles triangles, find the distance between points on the coordinate plane and find the area of isosceles triangles using the pythagorean theorem.
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This study guide is an overview of the Pythagorean theorem and its converse, Pythagorean triples, and proving the distance formula.