# Use Pythagoras' Theorem to find the length of a line segment

In this lesson, we will use Pythagoras' Theorem to find the length of a line segment that joins two pairs of coordinates

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Is this a right-angled triangle?

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Q2.Is this a right-angled triangle?

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Q3.Is this a right-angled triangle?

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Q4.Is 8, 6 and 10 a Pythagorean triple?

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Is this a right-angled triangle?

1/4

Q2.Is this a right-angled triangle?

2/4

Q3.Is this a right-angled triangle?

3/4

Q4.Is 8, 6 and 10 a Pythagorean triple?

4/4

# Video

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# Worksheet

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# Use Pythagoras' theorem to find the length of a line segment

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Find the distance between (0, 0) and (5, 12).

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Q2.Find the distance between the points (1, 3) and (6, 2).

2/4

Q3.Find the distance between the points (4, 3) and (-3, -4).

3/4

Q4.Find the distance between the points (-7, -3) and (5, -11).

4/4

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# Use Pythagoras' theorem to find the length of a line segment

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Find the distance between (0, 0) and (5, 12).

1/4

Q2.Find the distance between the points (1, 3) and (6, 2).

2/4

Q3.Find the distance between the points (4, 3) and (-3, -4).

3/4

Q4.Find the distance between the points (-7, -3) and (5, -11).

4/4

# Lesson summary: Use Pythagoras' Theorem to find the length of a line segment

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