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➽ [Download] ✤ The Pythagorean Theorem By Alfred S. Posamentier ➲ – Nuiun.de The Pythagorean theorem may be the best known equation in mathematics Its origins reach back to the beginnings of civilization and today every student continues to study it What most nonmathematiciansThe Pythagorean theorem may be the best known equation in mathematics Its origins reach back to the beginnings of civilization and today every student continues to study it What most nonmathematicians don't understand or appreciate is why this simply stated theorem has fascinated countless generations In this entertaining and informative book a veteran math educator makes the importance of the Pythagorean theorem delightfully clearHe begins with a brief history of Pythagoras and the early use of his theorem by the ancient Egyptians Babylonians Indians and Chinese who used it intuitively long before Pythago. Ras's name was attached to it He then shows the many ingenious ways in which the theorem has been proved visually using highly imaginative diagrams Some of these go back to ancient mathematicians others are comparatively recent proofs including one by the twentieth president of the United States James A Garfield After demonstrating some curious applications of the theorem the author then explores the Pythagorean triples pointing out the many hidden surprises of the three numbers that can represent the sides of the right triangle eg 3 4 5 and 5 12 13 And many will truly amaze the reader He then turns to the.

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The Pythagorean Theorem MOBI ↠ The Pythagorean ePUB Alfred S Posamentier born October 18 1942 is among the most prominent American educators in the country and is a lead commentator on American math and science education regularly contributing to The New York Times and other news publications He has created original math and science curricula emphasized the need for increased math and science funding promulgated criteria by which to select