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Pythagorean Theorem: Word Problems

Pythagorean Theorem: Word Problems

Have students apply their understanding of the Pythagorean theorem to real-world situations with this engaging eighth-grade worksheet! This geometry worksheet asks students to solve relatable word problems using the Pythagorean theorem. Some of the problems require students to solve for a hypotenuse length, while other problems challenge students to solve for a leg length. If students need more practice with the Pythagorean theorem before they're ready to apply it, they can complete the Pythagorean Theorem: Find the Missing Hypotenuse and Pythagorean Theorem: Find the Missing Leg worksheets before completing this worksheet.

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