# Pythagorean theorem word problems

Solve real-world problems that can be modeled by right triangles, using the Pythagorean Theorem!

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# Pythagorean theorem word problems

### Problem

Solve real-world problems that can be modeled by right triangles, using the Pythagorean Theorem!