The Most Famous Document of Babylonian Mathematics: Plimpton 322. Plimpton 322 reveals that the Babylonians discovered a method of finding Pythagorean triples, that is, sets of three whole numbers such that the square of one of them is the sum of the squares of the other two.

Pythagoras' Theorem well illustrated and explained

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Love this Pythagorean theorem maze for my Geometry unit! This would be a perfect lesson / activity for an observation day. 8.7C Use the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse to solve problems. G.9B Apply the relationships in special right triangles and the Pythagorean Theorem, including pythagorean triples, to solve problems.

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All 160 Primitive Pythagorean Triples less than 1000

This is the published (by his son) version of Pierre de Fermat's annotation of Diophantus' Arithmetica. Here Fermat writes that he has a 'a truly marvellous' proof that any Pythagorean Triples when added have no whole number solutions when n>2. This is from which we derive Fermat's Last Theorem.

Hey, Math Nerds: Today's Date is a Pythagorean Triple (sides of a right triangle). 120513

-great animation of the Pythagorean triple - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Primitive Pythagorean triples shown as triangles on a graph

Tree of primitive Pythagorean triples - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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