Unknown Side Lengths in Right Triangle
Aligned To Common Core Standard:
Grade 8 Geometry- 8.G.B.7
Printable Worksheets And Lessons
- Raider Ron's Treasure
Step-by-Step Lesson- Calculate how far Pirate Raider Ron is
from his boat after an afternoon of treasure hunting.
- Guided Lesson -
We start working with distances on maps. Move from city to city
and determine how far you have moved.
- Guided Lesson Explanation
- Pythagorean theorem helps us solve just about everything in this
- Independent Practice
- I dreamed up some really unique situations where we could use
right triangle theory.
- Matching Worksheet
- All units were removed from the choices to make it more challenging.
You could give students extra credit for adding units.
- The Pythagorean Theorem
Five Pack - Find the third side.
- Mean Proportional in a Right
Triangle Worksheet Five Pack - Find the missing sides of these
back to back triangles.
- Mid-Segment of a Triangle
Worksheet Five Pack - See if you can sense those missing parts
View Answer Keys- All the answer keys in one file.
These are basically Pythagorean Theorem application questions.
I tried my best to think up real life problems that use these skills.
Math Skill Quizzes
We use our diagramming skills to work off of corresponding angles.