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158 Answered Questions for the topic Pythagorean Theorem

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 Math

10/22/20

David leaves the house to go to school he walks 200m west and 125 m north how far is he from his starting point

Round to the nearest meter
Pythagorean Theorem Math Algebra 1

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 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

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

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

There is a right triangle TUV. UT is 13 meters, UV is 4 meters. Find hypotenuse TV.

Pythagorean Theorem Algebra 2

05/01/19

How do I solve using Pythagorean theorem and how do I find the distance from the boat to the dock when length is 60 feet(round to one decimal place)?

A winch tows a boat to a dock. The rope is attached at a point 15 feet below the level of the winch.
Pythagorean Theorem Geometry

04/19/19

Quadratic formula

The hypothenuse of a right triangle is three times the length of one of its legs. The length of the other leg is four feet. Find the length of the three sides of the triangle.
Pythagorean Theorem Trigonometry

02/07/19

How do I solve this problem using the Pythagorean theorem?

I need to find the b side of a triangle that has a hypotenuse of 2,5 and an a side of 10 m.I tried to do this:102 + b2 = 2,52100 + b2 = 6,25b2 = 6,25 - 100b2 = -93,75I don't know how to proceed... more
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