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8-10 Pythagorean Theorem



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Rescue workers were trying to climb to the top floor of an apartment building. 
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What is the tallest height their 50 foot latter will reach? Round to the nearest whole number.
A
36 ft
C
61 ft
B
50 ft
D
1275 ft
 

 2. 

Using the information given, what is the height of the science textbook in the picture?
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Round to the nearest tenth if needed.
A
164 in
C
12.8 in
B
36 in
D
6 in
 

 3. 

Parks and recreation workers are going to pour a concrete path on the diagonal of the rectangular field below.
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How long is the path?  Round to the nearest whole number if needed.
A
959 feet
C
9409 feet
B
31 feet
D
97 feet
 

 4. 

For the rectangle show, what equation can be used to find the value of x?
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A
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C
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B
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D
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