This video shows how folding paper can help students learn about the Pythagorean theorem. The video can be stopped to allow students to keep pace with the folding and explanation. (03:14)

Learn how using the Pythagorean theorem can help people solve real-world problems involving distances in this Math Shorts video. This video was made for the PBS LearningMedia library, thanks to a generous grant from the Corporation for Public Broadca...sting. 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. (02:15)[more]

Distance Formula Pythagorean Theorem Applications - The instructor teaches the viewer how to apply the distance formula and the Pythagorean theorem to real-life problems. The instructor uses computer software for demonstration. (03:31)

Learn Distance Formula and Pythagorean Theorem - The instructor in this video teaches how to use the distance formula and the Pythagorean theorem. (07:14) The instructor uses computer software for demonstration.

This segment contains a narrated slide show explaining the Pythagorean Theorem, which is used to find the length of a right triangle. This theorem is important in architecture and engineering.
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Este video explica el teorema de Pitágoras, a la misma vez proporcionando imágenes de la teoría. El profesor diagrama el triángulo y enseña vocabulario del teorema (el hipotenusa y los catetos). Perfecto para una introdución al tema. (10:52)

Pitágoras de Samos fue un filósofo y matemático griego. Es famoso sobre todo por el Teorema, que en realidad pertenece a la escuela pitagórica. El Teorema de Pitágoras te ayudará a resolver problemas del día a día. (2:10)

An interactive that will help students understand how to use the Pythagorean Theorem to determine the length of the slant height and altitude of a pyramid.

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