A Simple Drill for the Pythagorean Theorem With Scissors On Circles
Speech and Hearing Sciences
In this paper the Pythagorean theorem is developed from a constructive exercise with scissors on circles, instead of traditional squares. This approach with circles, naturally involves symmetry and is expected to be easier to remember compared to many traditional proofs.
International Mathematical Forum
(2020). A Simple Drill for the Pythagorean Theorem With Scissors On Circles. International Mathematical Forum, 15(3), 145-149.
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