# Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse

## Free Geometry Worksheet - Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse

**Lesson:**

8. To use the pythagorean theorem to find missing lengths and identify triangles.

**Subject:**

Geometry

**Description:**

This free geometry worksheet contains problems on the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse. Students must use the Pythagorean Theorem to find missing lengths and identify triangles as acute, obtuse, or right and to recognize pythagorean triples.

**# of Problems:** 10

**# of Pages:** 2

**Answer Key?:** Yes

### Sample Problems from Worksheet

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Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse

1-4) Find the value of x. Leave answer is simplest radical form.

5-10) The numbers represent the lengths of the sides of a triangle.

Classify each triangle as acute, obtuse, or right.

5) 6, 9, 10

7) 30, 34, 16

8) 2, 5, 6