Pythagorean Triples If are positive integers such that , then is called a Pythagorean triple.
(a) Let and be positive integers with . Let , and . Show that is a Pythagorean triple.
(b) Use part (a) to find the rest of Pythagorean triple in the table.
That is a Pythagorean triple.
The following relations:
If are positive integers such that , then is called a Pythagorean triple.
For a right angle triangle the Pythagorean Theorem is,
Here, is the perpendicular of the triangle, is the base of the triangle and is the hypotenuse.
Substitute for , for and for in equation .
The Pythagorean triples.
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