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Three Proofs of the Pythagorean Theorem
This Demonstration shows three different proofs of the Pythagorean theorem using four congruent triangles.
Contributed by:
Sid Venkatraman
(
Mathematica
Summer Camp 2012)
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Sid Venkatraman
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Three Proofs of the Pythagorean Theorem
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ThreeProofsOfThePythagoreanTheorem/
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Published: August 7, 2012
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