Pythagorean Theorem
8th Grade


Alabama Course of Study Standards:
28

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths of right triangles, including realworld
applications. 
Common Core State Standards:
Math.8.G.7 or 8.G.B.7

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in realworld and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions. 
Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE):
8.GSR.8.2

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles within authentic, mathematical problems in two and three dimensions. 
North Carolina  Standard Course of Study:
8.G.7

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse to solve realworld and mathematical problems. 
Tennessee Academic Standards:
8.G.B.5

Know and apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in realworld and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions. 
Alabama Course of Study Standards:
27

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate plane. 
Common Core State Standards:
Math.8.G.8 or 8.G.B.8
North Carolina  Standard Course of Study:
8.G.8
Tennessee Academic Standards:
8.G.B.6

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system. 
Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE):
8.GSR.8.3

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system in practical, mathematical problems. 
Pennsylvania Core Standards:
CC.2.3.8.A.3

Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve problems. 
Pennsylvania Core Standards:
M08.CG.2.1.1

Apply the converse of the Pythagorean theorem to show a triangle is a right triangle. 
Pennsylvania Core Standards:
M08.CG.2.1.2

Apply the Pythagorean theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in realworld and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions. 
Pennsylvania Core Standards:
M08.CG.2.1.3

Apply the Pythagorean theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system. 
Florida  Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking:
MA.8.GR.1.1

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve mathematical and realworld problems involving unknown side lengths in right triangles. 
Florida  Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking:
MA.8.GR.1.2

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve mathematical and realworld problems involving the distance between two points in a coordinate plane. 
Florida  Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking:
MA.8.GR.1.3

Use the Triangle Inequality Theorem to determine if a triangle can be formed from a given set of sides. Use the converse of the Pythagorean Theorem to determine if a right triangle can be formed from a given set of sides. 
Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE):
8.GSR.8.2

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to
determine unknown side lengths in
right triangles within authentic,
mathematical problems in two and
three dimensions. 
Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE):
8.GSR.8.3

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to
find the distance between two points
in a coordinate system in practical,
mathematical problems.

