Chapter 1: History of the Pythagorean Theorem Created by: CK-12 Geometry - Pythagorean Theorem Read Resources Details Chapter Outline 1.1. Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans1.2. Pythagorean Theorem1.3. A Debate about True Origins1.4. The Theorem's Significance Chapter Summary Image Attributions Description This chapter gives a brief history of the Pythagorean Theorem by discussing the possible origins of the theorem. The chapter also explains what the Pythagorean Theorem is and shows a simple proof of the theorem. Authors: Laura Swenson, (LSwenson) CK-12 Foundation Categories: mathematics Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 23, 2012 Last Modified: Apr 29, 2014 Files can only be attached to the latest version of None