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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 (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, o (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 (MORE)

Did Pythagoras have children?

Actually Pythagoras had 4 children. He had 3 daughters, and 1 son.  His daughters names were Damo, myia, and Arignote. His sons name  was Telouges. He made these children wi (MORE)

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 mus (MORE)

What did Pythagoras and Euclid do?

  Pythagoras was a Greek mathematician and philosopher who lived in the 6th century BC and is best remembered for the Pythagorean theorem (the square of the hypotenuse of (MORE)

What did Pythagoras find out?

  Pythagoras found out that if a triangle is right-angled then the hypoteneuse (long side) squared = the other 2 sides squared and added together
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What were the contributions of Pythagoras?

Pythagoras was an ancient Greek mathematician whose theorem was:  any right angle triangle, when its hypotenuse is squared, is equal  to the sum of its squared sides.   (MORE)