Which Pythagorean triples in Sumerian times?

matqkks

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Which Pythagorean triples did the Sumerian know? Did they know 3,4 and 5; 12,5, 13 ?
 

Otis

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Looks like a good question for first-hand research. Did you try?

I note also this question was posted at other math sites, today. Perhaps using a math-history forum would be better (for those unable to research). Cheers

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