We found 153 resources with the concept hypotenuse
The Trigonometric Ratios: Lesson
6 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewSOH, what is this thing called trigonometric ratios? A section of an extensive playlist on geometry identifies the adjacent and opposite sides in relationship of an angle. Using the identified sides, the video defines the sine, cosine,...
Identifying the Sides of a Right Triangle
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Find the right way to identify sides of right triangles. Scholars learn to correctly label the sides of a right triangle in the second video in a series of 16. The exercise is in preparation for determining trigonometric ratios.
Science of NFL Football: Pythagorean Theorem
4 mins 5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Physics can make football players better. A creative video shows learners how to apply the Pythagorean Theorem to defensive situations. The first of a 10-part video series calculates the distance a defender needs to cover using right...
Wheel of Theodorus Extra Credit Project
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Think it's possible to make a wheel out of triangles? According to this geometry project it is. Using their knowledge of the Pythagorean Theorem, young mathematicians carefully calculate and draw a series of right triangles that form...
How Do You Find a Missing Side of a Right Triangle Using Tangent?
5 mins 6th - 11th
Identify the variables, identify the given values and use a formula to find the missing length in this right triangle problem. What formula? The tangent ratio, which is normally used to show a ratio between two sides of a right triangle,...
How Do You Find the Tangent of an Angle in a Right Triangle?
3 mins 6th - 11th
What's a trigonometric ratio? It is a ratio between two sides of a right triangle. In this problem, find tangent(A) in the given right triangle. Use the ratio of the opposite side divided by the adjacent side to find tan(A). The...
How Do You Find the Cosine of an Angle in a Right Triangle?
3 mins 7th - 11th
What's a trigonometric ratio? It is a ratio between two sides of a right triangle. In this problem, find cosine(A) in the given right triangle. Use the ratio of the adjacent side divided by the hypotenuse to find cos(A). The instructor...