# Pythagorean Theorem Questions! Math Trivia Quiz

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The Pythagorean Theorem helps us understand the relationship between the two sides of the right angle and the hypotenuse. This formula is one of the most commonly used when it comes to triangles, and the math trivia quiz will help you get some practice when it comes to solving issues using the formula. Try it out and check out other quizzes like it to perfect your skills.

• 1.
Calculate the length marked "a". Give your answers to 1 decimal place. (and do not forget the units)
• 2.
Calculate the length marked "b". Give your answer to 1 decimal place.
• 3.
Work out the length marked "x".
• 4.
Work out the length marked "y". Give your answer to 2 decimal places.
• 5.
Work out the length marked "p". Give your answer to 2 decimal places.
• 6.
Work out the length marked "q". Give your answer, in cm,  correct to 1 decimal place.
• 7.
Work out the length marked "x". Hint: work out the length AC first.
• 8.
Work out the length marked "y".
• 9.
Use Pythagoras' theorem to work out the length of the line segment joining the points: A(1,4) and B(2,8). Give your answer to 2 decimal places.
• 10.
Use Pythagoras' theorem to work out the length of the line segment joining the points:A(2,-1) and B(5,5).Give your answer to 2 decimal places.
• 11.
Use Pythagoras' theorem to work out the length of the line segment joining the points: A(-3,-2) and B(-1,3). Give your answer to 2 decimal places.
• 12.
Work out the length of the diagonal of a square with side 5cm.Give your answer to 1 decimal place.