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MTEL General Curriculum Mathematics Practice

Question 1

What is the length of side \(\overline{BD}\) in the triangle below, where \(\angle DBA\) is a right angle?

\( \large 1\)
Use the Pythagorean Theorem.
\( \large \sqrt{5}\)
\(2^2+e^2=3^2\) or \(4+e^2=9;e^2=5; e=\sqrt{5}\).
\( \large \sqrt{13}\)
e is not the hypotenuse.
\( \large 5\)
Use the Pythagorean Theorem.
Question 1 Explanation: 
Topic: Derive and use formulas for calculating the lengths, perimeters, areas, volumes, and surface areas of geometric shapes and figures (Objective 0023), and recognize and apply connections between algebra and geometry (e.g., the use of coordinate systems, the Pythagorean theorem) (Objective 0024).
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