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Fractions lead to Pythagoreans (Posted on 2016-06-28) Difficulty: 2 of 5
Write down two fractions whose product is 2.

Add 2 to each. Keep them improper.

Cross multiply to get two whole numbers.

These numbers are the legs of a Pythagorean triangle!

Prove this always works.

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re: solution Comment 4 of 4 |
(In reply to solution by K Sengupta)

  Posted by armando on 2016-06-29 03:39:49

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