Ch 41: SHSAT Math: The Pythagorean Theorem

About This Chapter

Let us aid in your review of the Pythagorean theorem and its applications in preparation for taking the math portion of the SHSAT. Our video lessons and quizzes will show you what questions on these topics will be like.

SHSAT Math: The Pythagorean Theorem - Chapter Summary

Use these lessons to refresh your understanding of the Pythagorean Ttheorem and Pythagorean triples as you study for the math portion of the SHSAT. You'll be prepared to correctly answer test questions on topics including:

  • Applications of the Pythagorean theorem
  • Converses and special cases of the Pythagorean theorem
  • How the Pythagorean Theorem is related to cosines
  • Primitive and non-primitive Pythagorean triples

These video lessons average about five minutes each and are available anytime on a computer or mobile device. Written transcripts of each lesson highlight key terms, letting you see important concepts at a glance. You can monitor your study through our dashboard feature, which tracks recent activity and provides links to other courses that may be useful to you.

SHSAT Math: The Pythagorean Theorem Chapter Objectives

Applying to New York City's specialized high schools calls for taking the SHSAT. This test is divided into verbal and math sections. On the math section are 50 multiple-choice questions of word problems and computations. Our lesson quizzes are also multiple-choice, so completing them will give you an idea of what you'll face on the test. If you answer a question incorrectly, you can click a link and pop back to the video lesson to review that information.

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