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    Pythagorean Triples Equations

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    The Numbers 3,4, and 5 are called Pythagorean triples since 3^2 + 4^2 = 5^2. The Numbers 5,12, and 13 are also Pythagorean triples since 5^2 + 12^2 =13^2. Can you find any other Pythagorean triples? Actually, there are alot of formulas that will generate as infinite number of Pythagorean Triples.
    Make sure you select at least 5 more Pythagorean Triples. Show why your 5 sets of Pythagorean Triples work in the Pythagorean Theorem formula

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    Introduction:
    Pythagorean triple is a set of three positive integers a, b and c such that .
    There exist infinitely many Pythagorean triples. Pythagorean triples can form the sides of a right angled triangle. In this report we will select 5 sets of Pythagorean triples and also show that it satisfies the Pythagorean Theorem formula.

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    I have selected the following five Pythagorean ...

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