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View Full Interview# Did Pythagoras have children?

It is said that Pythagoras had 5 children with Parthenis, which was often called in her early life but changed to Pythais after that. 3 daughters named Myia or Mryia, Damo and… Arignote. And 2 sons named Arimnestes and Telauges. (MORE)

# What is the education of Pythagoras?

Pythagoras was well educated, and he played the lyre throughout his lifetime, knew poetry and recited Homer. He was interested in mathematics, philosophy, astronomy and mu…sic, and was greatly influenced by Pherekydes (philosophy), Thales (mathematics and astronomy) and Anaximander (philosophy, geometry). (MORE)

# What were the contribution of Pythagoras?

Pythagoras discovered the Pythagorean Theorem. The Pythagorean Theorem is the basis of trigonometry. GPS satellites use Pythagoras' ideas to find where people are on… Earth with a system called triangulation. (MORE)

# Pittsburgh's Child Care Lounge Resources

The Child Care Lounge of Pittsburgh, Penn., is an amazing online resource for childcare workers, educators and parents. The Child Care Lounge was developed by a group of early… childhood experts, teachers and child development specialists. They created the Lounge to provide classes, activity ideas and parenting information. You access (MORE)

# Child Care Tips for Infants

Infants rely on adults for everything, including food, water and shelter. It is quite overwhelming to care for an infant. That said, your infant's safety and well-being is you…r responsibility. Many philosophies exist regarding child care for infants; however, some key tips are relevant no matter what philosophy you follow. (MORE)

# Preventing Child Care Problems from Costing You Your Job

Parents often lose their jobs because they are unable to balance their work life and child care needs. Issues such as a child's illness and breaks from school create child car…e problems that make going to work difficult and result in being absent or tardy on a regular basis. These (MORE)

# Was Pythagoras a boxer?

It's entirely possible a life of Pythagoras states that :But Eratosthenes says, as Favorinus quotes him, in the eighth book of his Universal History, that this philosopher, of… whom we are speaking, was the first man who ever practised boxing in a scientific manner, in the forty-eighth Olympiad, having his hair long, and being clothed in a purple robe; and that he was rejected from the competition among boys, and being ridiculed for his application, he immediately entered among the men, and came off victorious. And this statement is confirmed among other things, by the epigram which Theaetetus composed:Stranger, if e'er you knew Pythagoras, Pythagoras, the man with flowing hair, The celebrated boxer, erst of Samos; I am Pythagoras. And if you ask A citizen of Elis of my deeds, You'll surely think he is relating fables. (MORE)

# What are the remarks of Pythagoras?

Pythagoras became immortalised simply by finding a method for calculating the length of hypotenuse

# Who was Pythagoras?

Pythagoras (c. 580-500 B.C.) was an ancient Greek philosopher who was interested in numbers and their meanings. He discovered the relationships between mathematics and music, …proposing that sounds and their relationships with other sounds can be measured using numbers. He also proposed that the Earth is a sphere, that the Earth, Moon, and stars revolve around the Sun, and that astronomy (the study of stars, planets, and heavenly bodies) could be written as mathematical sentences called equations. Pythagoras and his followers used lines, triangles, and squares made out of pebbles to represent numbers. Today Pythagoras is best remembered for the Pythagorean theorem: The square of the length of the hypotenuse (the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle) of a right triangle equals the sum of the squares of the lengths of the triangle's other two sides. (MORE)