# The Pythagorean Theorem: Practice and Application

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### A right triangle has one leg that measures 7 inches, and the second leg measures 10 inches. How long is the hypotenuse?

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### 2. A flat screen television has a 50 inch diagonal and a height of 25 inches. How wide is the television?

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The Pythagorean Theorem is an important mathematical concept and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your knowledge on it. The practice questions on the quiz will test you on your ability to use this theorem in word problems.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the quiz, you will be tested on:

• The width of a television
• Size elements of a baseball field
• A Pythagorean Triple

## Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow you to test your skills in the following areas:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you have drawn and retained the most important information on the Pythagorean Theorem from the related lesson
• Making connections - use your knowledge of the Pythagorean Theorem to demonstrate your ability to use it
• Problem solving - use your acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving the Pythagorean Theorem
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Pythagorean Theorem