# 3 Act Math Tasks

## Organized by the Common Core States Standard (CCSS) Initiative

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# Grade 8

## 8.G.7

**Overall Expectation Description:**

## 8.G.7 – Grade 8 – Geometry

Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.

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## Taco Cart

### Who will reach the taco cart first?

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Dan Meyer

**Math Topic:**

Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**