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here are my expectations for your week 4 paper: Page 1 - APA Cover Page Page 2 - Introductory Paragraph Who was Pythagoras? Pythagoras (c. 580–500 B.C.) was an ancient Greek philosopher who was interested in numbers and their meanings. He discovered the relationships between mathematics and music, proposing that sounds and their relationships with other sounds can be measured using numbers. He also proposed that the Earth is a sphere, that the Earth, Moon, and stars revolve around the Sun, and that astronomy (the study of stars, planets, and heavenly bodies) could be written as mathematical sentences called equations. Pythagoras and his followers used lines, triangles, and squares made out of pebbles to represent numbers. Today Pythagoras is best remembered for the Pythagorean theorem: The square of the length of the hypotenuse (the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle) of a right triangle equals the sum of the squares of the lengths of the triangle's other two sides. What is he famous for? Because pythagoras was the first person to prove the pythagorean theorem correct and his philosophy influence all other philosophers after his death, incluing Plato and Aristotle. His Pythagorean School gained influence and respect during the years around 520 BC in Italy. His Society was spread all throughout Europe and Asia Read more: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_did_pythagoras_become_so_famous#ixzz17yENddYx What is the Pythagorean theorem formula? If you have just taken up a basic geometry course, one of the first relations in Euclidean geometry that you will come across is the Pythagorean theorem formula. It is a fundamental theorem related to right angled triangles that is of immense value to geometry and mathematics in general. In this article, I explain what is the formula for Pythagorean theorem. This theorem which details an important property of right angled triangles is named after the Greek mathematician and philosopher Pythagoras who discovered it. However there is evidence that this theorem was known to ancient Indian and even Babylonian mathematicians. An ancient Indian text called the Apastamba Sulba Sutra dating back to about 600 BC has a numerical proof of Pythagorean theorem formula. Many indirect evidences of knowledge of the theorem have been found in ancient Egyptian scrolls and Babylonian artifacts. After that brief discussion of the history of the Pythagorean theorem let us move towards the statement of the theorem and formula. Read more on history of Pythagorean formula . Pythagorean Theorem Formula Explained

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