
Question 1 
What is the geometrical term to describe AC in the diagram shown below? 
A.  base  B.  cosine 
C.  hypotenuse  D.  tangent 
 
  

Question 2 
Pythagoras' Theorem relates the lengths of the sides in a __________. 
A.  obtuse triangle  B.  equilateral Triangle 
C.  rightangled triangle  D.  rhombus 
 
  

Question 3 
Which side is hypotenuse in the triangle shown below? 
A.  LN  B.  LP 
C.  LN and PN  D.  NP 
 
  


Question 4 
Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the length of AC. 
A.  7 cm  B.  5 cm 
C.  12 cm  D.  25 cm 
 
  

Question 5 
Which of these set of numbers are Pythagorean triples? 
A.  6, 9, 12  B.  5, 12, 14 
C.  5, 7, 10  D.  6, 8, 10 
 
  

Question 6 
Cypress Hill park is 8 miles from Nelson Middle School, and 15 miles from Jefferson Library. A walking trail connects Nelson Middle School and Jefferson Library directly. Find the length of the walking trail. 
A.  17 miles  B.  120 miles 
C.  161 miles  D.  7 miles 
 
  


Question 7 
Find the missing length. (Use Pythagorean Theorem) 
A.  2 cm  B.  12 cm 
C.  100 cm  D.  10 cm 
 
  

Question 8 
A box measures 20 inches long and 21 inches high. What is the diagonal length of the box? 
A.  41 inches  B.  35 inches 
C.  29 inches  D.  24 inches 
 
  


Question 9 
A rectangle has a width of 12 inches and a diagonal of 20 inches. Find the length of the rectangle. 
A.  16 inches  B.  32 inches 
C.  18 inches  D.  28 inches 
 
  

Question 10 
William placed a 37 foot ladder against a wall. If the base of the ladder is 12 feet from the base of the wall, how high up the wall will the ladder reach?

A.  17 feet  B.  35 feet 
C.  24 feet  D.  49 feet 
 
  
