Pythagorean Wheel

By: Joseph Cook

Who, What, When, Where, Why.

Pythagoras of Samos He was born in 570 B.C, And he died in 495 B.C. Pythagoras was a was an Ionian Greek Philosopher, Mathematician, and the founder of religious movement called Pythagoreanism. He lived from 570 B.C to 495 B.C. Pythagoras Pythagoras was born in Samos, Greece. He died Metopontum, Italy. He made this to find a

Where you use right triangles.

If you are a construction worker you will use right triangles for building the buildings and other things. You will use the Pythagorean Theorem and right triangle if you are a teacher. You will see them all over the place in cities. When you are down town the buildings have right angles on the sides and on the tops.If you work in sports if you are a court person for basketball you will have to make sure the backboard is straight and at a right angle.

What is a right triangle

A right triangle is when you have a triangle and one of the corners of the triangle it is a 90 degrees angle.

Area of the short leg, Long leg and middle box.

When you have the figure with one small square, one medium square, and one large square. When you add the small square to the medium sized square it will equal the large square.

What is a square root.

A square root is a number that produces a specified quantity when multiplied by itself.