Complete family of pythagorean triples
Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC (2012) Complete family of pythagorean triples. At Right Angles, 1 (2). pp. 2730.

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At the start we recall the definition: a Pythagorean triple is a triple (a, b, c) of positive integers such that a^2 + b^2 = c^2. The triple is called ‘primitive’ if a, b, c have no common divisor exceeding 1; we call such a triple a ‘Primitive Pythagorean Triple’ (PPT for short). For example, (5, 12, 13) is a PPT, while (6, 8, 10) is a Pythagorean triple which is not a PPT.
Item Type:  Articles in APF Magazines  

Authors:  Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC  
Document Language: 


Uncontrolled Keywords:  Pythagorean , Triples, Generation, Family  
Subjects:  Natural Sciences > Mathematics  
Divisions:  Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles  
Full Text Status:  Public  
URI:  http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/1587  
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