# pythagorean theorem

## "We Missed the Bus!"

## "We Missed the Bus!"

Four SMS Mathletes must walk home from school after missing the bus. How will they ever shorten their route?

## The Ladder Challenge

## The Ladder Challenge

Simone, Sidney, and Sierra have been told several times to stay out of their brother, Keaton's, room, but they just won't listen. When they sneak in his room to play video games, Keaton tricks them with a trap. The only way for the sisters to escape is by using their mathematical problem solving skills. Will they make it out this time?

## The Case of the Pythagorean Theorem

## The Case of the Pythagorean Theorem

Using the Pythagorean Theorem to solve a case

## Electric Company

## Electric Company

Electricians use math to fix a problem with wires being too close to the ground.

## Sailing the Sea with the Scurvy Hawks

## Sailing the Sea with the Scurvy Hawks

A group of sailors have lost their coordinates for the winning buoy. The Pythagorean Theorem helps them find their way.

## Not A Pythagorean Triple

## Not A Pythagorean Triple

Phytagoras would be proud of Team Mustache if he was alive,today!!

## What does the lamp say

## What does the lamp say

The girls are making a lamp out of yarn...and they need just the right amount!

## Picture Perfect

## Picture Perfect

For your consideration: The Eagles, one of last year's Reel Math Challenge top teams is back to put the pythagorean theorem to practical use. Problem 191 gives the team, portraying the Sanchez family, an opportunity to flex their math muscles and demonstrate a picture perfect example of a pythagorean problem!