ERIC Number: EJ556144
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Pythagorean Triples Served for Supper.
Christensen, Evelyn B.
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v3 n1 p60-62 Sep 1997
A mathematics teacher shares a family discussion about Pythagorean triples as her child discovers new ideas about generating a triple. This idea can be useful for introducing students to the Pythagorean theorem. Observes that middle school students tend not to share creative insights in spite of supportive families and teachers. Presents exploratory questions about Pythagorean triples. (PVD)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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