# Special Triangle: Rules & Formulas

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### What makes a triangle 'special'?

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### 2. If you have a 45-45-90 triangle with one leg measuring 5 cm, what is the length of the other leg?

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The worksheet and quiz will test what you know about special triangles. Topics you'll need to know include what makes a triangle special and the hypotenuse.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These study assessments will test how well you can:

• Find the length of a leg in a given triangle
• Determine the length of a given triangle's hypotenuse
• Identify what special triangles have in common

## Skills Practiced

Use these study tools to practice the following:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on special triangles
• Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about a triangle's hypotenuse in a different light
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what makes a triangle special