Euclid and pythagoras

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Euclid and pythagoras

  1. 1. Euclid and Pythagoras By: Dariano Moore, Emma Joseph ,and Karina Rjio
  2. 2. Pythagoras• Pythagoras is known for his teaching the equation a^2+b^2=c^2 a and b being the legs of a right angle triangle c being the hypotenuse.
  3. 3. • The Pythagorean Theorem was one of the earliest theorems known to ancient civilizations.
  4. 4. • Pythagoras founded the Pythagorean School of Mathematics in Cortona, a Greek seaport in Southern Italy.
  5. 5. • The Pythagorean Theorem states "The area of the square built upon the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the areas of the squares upon the remaining sides."
  6. 6. Euclid• Euclid was a professor that taught mathematics, science and geometry Alexandria in Egypt.
  7. 7. • Euclids lived from 325 bce to around 265 bce. Einsteins famous E=MC^2 equation was the same as Pythagoras a^2+b^2=c^2. (8).
  8. 8. • Euclid followed in the footsteps of Pythagoras.
  9. 9. • Euclid had a lot of books. Euclid most famous book was The Element which contained plane geometry, circles, number theory, irrational numbers and three dimensional geometry.
  10. 10. • Euclid was the father of geometry.

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