Chapter 1: History of the Pythagorean Theorem Created by: CK-12 0 0 0 Share To Groups 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. Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Laura Swenson, (LSwenson) Tags: Babylonians CK.MAT.ENG.SE.1.Pythagorean-Theorem.1 Egyptians (5 more) Euclid Pythagoras Pythagorean triples right triangle similar triangles Categories: mathematics Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 23, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 22, 2014 Files can only be attached to the latest version of None