Applying The Pythagorean Theorem

Learn how using the Pythagorean theorem can help people solve real-world problems involving distances in this Math Shorts video.

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This video was made for the PBS LearningMedia library, thanks to a generous grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. It was produced in collaboration with Utah Education Network.

Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.8.G.B.8 (Grade 8): Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system.