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Although the theorem has long been associated with Greek mathematician- philosopher Pythagoras (c. 570–500/490 bce), it is actually far older. Four Babylonian ...

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where c represents the length of the hypotenuse and a and b the lengths of the triangle's other two sides. The theorem, whose history is the ...

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Pythagoras (569-500 B.C.E.) was born on the island of Samos in Greece, and did much traveling through Egypt, learning, among other things, mathematics. Not ...

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The Pythagorean Theorem is Pythagoras' most famous mathematical contribution . ... Burton's History of Mathematics: An Introduction (Third edition). 1991 ...

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Feb 22, 2011 ... Pythagoras (569-475 BC) is recognized as the world's first mathematician. He was born on the island of Samos and was thought to study with ...

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Sep 15, 2009 ... The Greek mathematician Pythagoras has high name recognition, not only in the history of mathematics. Everyone who has studied geometry can ...

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A Greek scholar named Pythagoras, who lived around 500 BC, was also fascinated by triangles with these special side ratios. He studied them a bit closer and ...

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The Pythagorean theorem was first known in ancient Babylon and Egypt ( beginning about 1900 B.C.). The relationship was shown on a 4000 year old ...

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Pythagoras' Theorem and the properties of right-angled triangles seems to be the most ancient and widespread mathematical development after basic arithmetic ...

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Could the origin of "Pythagoras Theorem" be in China? Swetz and Kao believe so. (1977). Why? A search back in history finds a proof in an ancient Chinese.