164 Answered Questions for the topic Pythagorean Theorem

Pythagorean Theorem Triangles

02/16/22

#### How do I find two sides of a right triangle with one given?

Both unknowns are the same length and the hypotenuse is √72. How would I solve this?
Pythagorean Theorem

05/20/21

#### Math pythag help pls!!!

A river bank runs along the line x = 3 and a dog is tied to a post at the point D = (10, 5) . If the dog's leash is 25 units long (the same units as the coordinates), and if a fence were going to... more
Pythagorean Theorem Math Precalculus Trigonometry

02/22/21

#### Whispering Gallery Word Problem

In a whispering gallery, any sound at one focus of an ellipse reflects off the elliptical roof directly to the other focus. If the center of the whispering gallery is x, find the distance that... more
Pythagorean Theorem Word Problem

10/22/20

#### pythagorean theorem word problem

A tower casts a shadow 40 m long. The distance from the top of the tower to the end of the shadow is 50 m. How high is the tower?
Pythagorean Theorem

10/21/20

#### Solve the Problem

You are 6 feet tall and you look up at the torch of the statue of liberty. If you are 10 meters away from the base and the distance from your eyes to the torch is 100 meters, find the total height... more
Pythagorean Theorem Math Algebra 1 Geometry

09/18/20

#### Superman is working at the Daily Planet Newspaper P (100, 40). He needs to fly to stop a bank robbery at B (40, 80) and then bring the criminals to jail at J (130, 105)................

Superman is working at the Daily Planet Newspaper P (100, 40). He needs to fly to stop a bank robbery at B (40, 80) and then bring the criminals to jail at J (130, 105). Finally he needs to fly... more
Pythagorean Theorem

05/21/20

#### What is the length of the diagonal little poster board with dimensions 22“ x 29”?

Pythagorean Theorem Math

05/15/20

#### pythagorean theorem

Suppose you are given a right triangle with hypotenuse of length r and legs of length x−0.5 and x+0.5.Determine formulas (based upon ) for the lengths of the two legs.Shorter legLonger leg
Pythagorean Theorem Algebra 2 Algebra

04/07/20

#### How do you find length and width while only knowing the diagonal?

I know there was an example but is there a template? I was looking at the example and it came to apart where it was x^2+4x^2+16x+16= 26I'm asking this as I don't know where the 16 came from, did it... more
Pythagorean Theorem

04/01/20

#### A triangle is formed with side lengths of 24 centimeters, 26 centimeters, and 10 centimeters. Is the triangle a right triangle?

Pythagorean Theorem Geometry Similarity

03/30/20

#### Seth is using the figure shown below to prove the Pythagorean Theorem using triangle similarity:

In the given triangle DEF, angle D is 90° and segment DG is perpendicular to segment EF.Part A: Identify a pair of similar triangles. (2 points)Part B: Explain how you know the triangles from Part... more
Pythagorean Theorem Math Geometry Algebra

01/23/20

#### Seth is using the figure shown below to prove the Pythagorean Theorem using triangle similarity:

Seth is using the figure shown below to prove the Pythagorean Theorem using triangle similarity:In the given triangle DEF, angle D is 90° and segment DG is perpendicular to segment EF.Part... more
Pythagorean Theorem Calculus Trigonometry Maths

08/24/19

#### Bearings Question (finding distance travelled)

A ship travel on a bearing of 150oT for 25km before changing direction to 050oT and travelling a further 15km. How far south is the ship from it's starting position. (State answer correct to 2... more
Pythagorean Theorem Geometry

08/12/19

#### Using the Pythagorean theorem and a quadratic equation to find side lengths of a right triangle

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 5ft long. The longer leg is 1ft longer than the shorter leg. Find the side lengths of the triangle
Pythagorean Theorem Algebra 2 Trig Ratios

07/09/19

#### Pythagorean theorem and trig ratios

How does the Pythagorean Theorem relate to trigonometric ratios?
Pythagorean Theorem Geometry

05/23/19

#### HELP ME WITH THIS QUESTION

Three people are sitting on a bus. Vivian is directly behind Ariel and directly left of Ron. If Ariel and Vivian are 7 feet apart, and Ron and Ariel are 10 feet apart, what is the distance between... more
Pythagorean Theorem Geometry

05/18/19

#### Andrew is making a ramp. Find the length of the ramp if the height is 7 meters and the base is 24 meters.

Pythagorean Theorem Geometry

05/18/19

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