# 8.7.C Use Pythagorean Theorem to solve problems

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Grade 8

Mathematics

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- Q1Which measurements could not represent the side lengths of a right triangle?6 cm, 8 cm, 10 cm4 cm, 6 cm, 10 cm10 cm, 24 cm, 26 cm12 cm, 35 cm, 37 cm60s8.7.C: Expressions, Equations and Relationships
- Q2The set designer for a play painted some background scenery on a large piece of plywood. He used a 13-foot-long pole to hold the piece of plywood upright, as shown in the diagram below. What is h, the total height in feet of the piece of plywood? Be sure to use the correct place value.Users enter free textType an Answer60s8.7.C: Expressions, Equations and Relationships
- Q3The diagram below shows the side view of a ramp used to help load and unload a moving van. Which measurement is closest to the length of the ramp in feet?10.5 ft9.5 ft8.5 ft13.5 ft60s8.7.C: Expressions, Equations and Relationships
- Q4The manager of a car dealership wants to attach a rope with flags to the top of a pole and to a stake in the ground, as shown in the diagram. Based on the diagram, what is the distance in feet from the top of the pole to the bottom of the stake? Be sure to use the correct place value.Users enter free textType an Answer60s8.7.C: Expressions, Equations and Relationships
- Q5A right triangle and two of its side lengths are shown in the diagram. Which measurement is closest to the value of x in centimeters?27 cm51 cm40.8 cm37.1 cm60s8.7.C: Expressions, Equations and Relationships