NES Middle Grades Math: The Pythagorean Theorem Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is not a right triangle?

Question 2 2. The Pythagorean Theorem is a special case of what?

Question 3 3. A baseball diamond has 90 feet between each base. How far will the catcher (standing at home plate) throw the ball across the diagonal to the second baseman at 2nd base?

Question 4 4. A flat screen television has a 50 inch diagonal and a height of 25 inches. How wide is the television?

Question 5 5. 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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Question 6 6. A triangle has side lengths 0.3, 0.4, and 0.5. Do these side lengths form a Pythagorean Triple?

Question 7 7. A right triangle has to have one angle that measures how many degrees?

Question 8 8. Marty is about to board a boat. She is 15 feet away from the boat, and the distance from the ground to the top of the boat's ramp is 10 feet. How long is the boat's ramp?

Question 9 9. What kind of triangle do you need to have in order to use the Pythagorean Theorem?

Question 10 10. A right triangle has one leg that measures 13 centimeters, and the hypotenuse is 17 centimeters. How long is the missing leg?

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Question 11 11. The converse of the Pythagorean Theorem says what?

Question 12 12. Which side is the hypotenuse in this triangle?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a right triangle?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is the law of cosines?

Question 15 15. In the equation a^2 + b^2 = c^2, which one is the hypotenuse of a right triangle?

NES Middle Grades Math: The Pythagorean Theorem Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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