You can find this year’s Pythagorean dates – dates that fit into the Pythagorean theorem – with a simple spreadsheet that finds right angle days.
Last week’s article, “Cantor Defeated Galileo in the Battle of Infinite Numbers“, noted: “…the square root of two is not rational. No fraction can exactly equal 2^(1/2).” 2^(1/2) is, as you know, the square root of two. This claim deserves some proof; let’s ask Pythagoras and Euclid for their expert opinions. Quick Reviews of Different Types […]