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Pythagorean Soliloquy by Total Gadha - W e dne sday, 31 De ce m be r 2008, 02:07 PM

Years ago, my Italian language teacher and my classmates learning Italian used to question me how I could pick up the language so fast. “Perche sono un insegnante di matematica ,” was my standard answer. That would leave them baffled. What was the relation between language and mathematics? Little do my classmates or many other students, especially our C AT aspirants, understand that language and mathematics are the two sides of the same coin; both consist of symbols connected through logic. And more often than not, even the logic they follow is the same. The symbols for both were gradually developed. The mathematician Euler was responsible for our common, modern-day use of many famous mathematical notations—for example, f(x ) for a function, e for the base of natural logs, i for the square root of –1, Π for pi, Σ for summation. Shakespeare is credited with coining nearly 1700 words in the English language. These are our symbols. The logic was also developed gradually; the grammar, mathematical proofs, critical reasoning, logical reasoning, etc. form the parts of logic that bind those symbols. Therefore, if you are a logical creature, chances are that you would not face difficulty understanding either of these subjects, provided you are comfortable with the symbols- English vocabulary or mathematical notations, whatever the case maybe. The progression of thoughts of a writer is not markedly different from that of a mathematician. While reading a good passage one can automatically guess the next paragraph. In the same manner, a mathematician proceeds from one thought to another in a logical manner, removing obstacles in his path to discovery and finding answers to the problems one after another.

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7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Gowri Nandana .. 02:22 PM Awe som e article . Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Gowri Nandana .W e dne sday. Gowri.php?d=4334 3/9 .. 02:35 PM Happy Ne w ye ar to the supe r TG te am . May God gift u with 48 hours a day to m anage ur wonde rful site Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Dagny Taggart ..Thursday..W e dne sday. Show parent | Reply totalgadha. 31 De ce m be r 2008. 31 De ce m be r 2008.. 1 January 2009...com/mod/forum/discuss. 05:28 PM A ve ry Hppy Ne w Ye ar to you too.

. 5 January 2009. rashi Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Total Gadha .. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by rajat shuk la .. 2 January 2009. Thank s a zillion m am . 3 January 2009.... 1 January 2009... i hav a little confusion..W hat an e x plantion sir ji. the n a =0.ple ase sir corre ct m e if I am wrong..1 if N is an odd num be r... The form ula is [(2a -1)(2b+1)(2c+1)..Saturday. no powe r of 2 is pre se nt.. ------------one conce pt can change your thought proce ss I wish you and TG fam ily a ve ry happy Ne w ye ar..Thank s once again. 07:19 PM O ne of the be st . 2 January 2009. 11:59 PM he llo TG sir... Total Gadha Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Dipanjan Biswas . 08:55 PM Sir ji. 06:49 PM Each se nte nce spe ak s the inte llige nce .Thursday.e . 4 January 2009..... i.. R e gards Show parent | Reply totalgadha.. 06:24 PM Hi TG. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by rashi agarwal .Gre at article . R e ally a awe som e article .Monday.to all of u..7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Gul Gul . Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by gadha abc . 5 January 2009.php?d=4334 4/9 .. 08:28 PM happy ne w ye ar. 11:48 PM Thank you sir a lot for such a nice article ..-1 ]/ 2 But sir if we want to calculate with 25 as the le ngth of the le g..Friday..Monday..... Don't conside r the te rm 2a .It re ally foste rs ne ural ne twork of thoughts... 02:18 AM Hi R ashi. can u ple ase little e laborate how that form ula u de rive N+5C 5 for the dice proble m ... this m e thod will not be use d for the odd num be rs.Friday.To calculate the no...Sim ultane ously it cove rs up num be r syste m .. Sir..! Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by sande e p som avarapu .Thursday. the n whole te rm will be -ve . Happy Ne w Ye ar to all of TG fam ily TG rock zzz Dipanjan Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Tuhin Bane rje e .. N= 2 a x p b x q c x .. sir. A ve ry happy Ne w Ye ar to you.. of right triangle s with a give n le ngth N as one of its le g.Sunday. Happy ne w TG sir and Mam . 1 January 2009.com/mod/forum/discuss...

02:17 AM As i was atte nding a class on Ge om e try. 29 January 2009. 10:25 AM Hi Sum it... 12:50 AM hi sir. 10:49 PM hi.29).e . 26 January 2009..Sunday. the n you ne e d to tak e 625 = 25 2. I was told that the re the re is one triple t such as (20..Monday.Thursday.7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by him anshu m ishra . I won't find this difficulty whe n I am copying ve rbal article s/e x e rcise s. Many of the se article s are im age s.all the com m e nts are use le ss for this nugge t of wisdom . But the conte nt is not ge tting aligne d prope rly on the word docum e nt. 11:09 AM Hi Sharadha. 29 January 2009... 12:57 AM He llo TG Sir. You are tak ing 5 or 25 as hypote nuse ? If you are tak ing 25. 11 January 2009. Shadh Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Total Gadha .tg This article is supe rb. 26 January 2009. highlight im portant points and k e e p re vising it. Total Gadha Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by sum it jam wal . as you state d in the article if i tak e 25 As hypote nuse the n the re are 25=5^2 so ((2*2+1)-1)/2 = 2 bt i cud find only 5^2=3^2 +4^2 confuse d Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Total Gadha . 02:06 PM Nice and Brilliant Show parent | Reply Pythagorean Soliloquy by Abhishe k Bansal . R ight click on the m . totalgadha.Monday. I want to copy the article in a word docum e nt so that I can print it.Sunday.Thursday.com/mod/forum/discuss. 1 Fe bruary 2009.php?d=4334 5/9 . hypote nuse ) or base /pe rpe ndicular.. I starte d se arching and wante d to find a way to ge t to the num be r of triple ts if i am give n one of the side s. The n you can print the m out.. 'copy' the m and paste the m in paint and the n save the m as im age s.. Total Gadha Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Anurag R ai .21. C an you ple ase he lp m e with a printable ve rsion of the se wonde rful article s. A side can be the longe st side (i. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Sharadha Kuntum alla ..Monday. 2 Fe bruary 2009.

.and in that class i took the case of one of the side s be ing 5^11.W e dne sday. at n = 15 it starte d showing som e e rrors re late d to m e m ory. that som e one told m e about this site today whe n i was tak ing the class . I can be wrong..com/mod/forum/discuss.. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Abhishe k Bansal .2. n starting from 1. 4 Fe bruary 2009. My re sult is: {(a-1)(b+1)(c+1)(d+1)...... what i saw till 5^11.Monday. 4 Fe bruary 2009. 2 Fe bruary 2009. and the re sults. I got a diffe re nt re sult..i took 5^(n) .W e dne sday. i just have m y code and the re sults and those i will post tom orrow. and 31^n and 37^n. 4 Fe bruary 2009.W e dne sday. Maybe if you can e x plain how you de rive d the form ula.php?d=4334 6/9 ... if we are look ing for inte gral solutions the n (a-b)*(a+b) should be e ve n or odd.-1}/2 Ple ase clarify Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by sum it jam wal . 12. i k ne w a way to find whe n 5^11 is not the longe st side or any num be r for that m atte r whe n it is not the longe st side . can u ple ase e x plain m e how u calculate d the no of ways of e x pre ssing 65 as a sum of two square s towards the e nd of the article .13.. the article is ve ry inform ative and ve ry de nse in inform ation. I wrote a code in Matlab (just to e nsure that i am not the one doing the calculation) .Monday. 08:44 AM Thank s TG .. I can point out the m istak e .. 09:25 AM Hi Harish. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Harish Bansal . so 11 triangle s are possible . be cause at n =12 it give s m e 16 triangle s which are possible whe n 5^12 is the hypote nuse and 5^13 give s m e 60 triangle s.. and 3^n and 7^n won't give m e any triangle s. I trie d to de rive the sam e form ula that u have writte n at the top by using the sam e e x am ple of 60^2. had to im agine a lot. Total Gadha Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by alsadra @TG .. I re ally ne e d to che ck the code . 04:01 PM sir i 've be e n re ading this article for m ore than 90 m inute s. Show parent | Reply totalgadha....3. will start giving m e triangle s for som e value of n > 2. 16 Fe bruary 2009. thank s sir... the answe r will be the powe r itse lf. 02:42 AM It is quite possible that the num be r sudde nly incre ase s be cause of the pre cision e rrors.7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions i will say its by she e r coincide nce .3 so can u che ck the validity.m y m istak e Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Total Gadha . 12:22 AM Hi TG.

4 Se pte m be r 2009.. 23 June 2009..Sir please explain me this. se e the total num be r of outcom e s whe n you throw two dice will be 36 if the dice are not ide ntical to e ach othe r. whe n you se e 2 to 12.) 2 7 Am i correct??? Tg plz let me knw. Just one word for the article . 1 March 2009. so the se case s are counte d twice . 10:46 AM you are talk ing about the sum . I was not able to prove the last the ore m ..p) whe re p is not e qual to q.. 1. 1 March 2009.4 5.6 if you tak e this case s out of the sam ple space .Tue sday.. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by am rit jajodia . 1.2 3.1 but whe n you throw two ide ntical dice toge the r. She e r brilliance . 02:47 PM hi.1 2..... so those k ind of case s will be 21.2 is sam e as 2.. 05:49 AM He llo Sir.3 4..(n+5)c5? O nce again.. 05:53 PM Hi TG.php?d=4334 7/9 . And m ore ove r can you ple ase put up the answe r for those thre e que stions also. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by sye d haque ..... Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Abhishe k Bansal ...q) and (q....Kudos to TG. Can you please explain why you have divided the number of factors by 2? As two different pairs can give different values of a and b and will result in two right triangles.answe r of first 2 que stions out of last 3 que stions.. 1. 10:06 PM totalgadha.2 is diffe re nt from 2. that is 11 outcom e s but with the form ula i ge t 21. 25 Fe bruary 2009.Thursday.Friday.Sunday..1 the re is no diffe re nce as you won't be able to distinguish.7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by srihari sank araram an . the re are 30 m ore case s le ft.. 30/2 + 6 = 15 +6 = 21case s Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by yoge sh bansal .. now the se 30 case s have (p... 19 Fe bruary 2009. C an you ple ase clarify on this..W e dne sday.) 48 2. Awe som e !!!!! I am not cle ar about the no of distinct outcom e form ula. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Mohit Bham bri . Just for the case if N = 2 the n no of instinct outcom e possible is nos from 2 to 12.. C ould you te ll m e how you cam e to this conclusion. 12:28 AM Hi.Sunday.5 6....com/mod/forum/discuss. 1.

12:20 AM hi m ohit.. 5 at the sam e tim e the re fore only possibility to have 6 triangle s is with it as SIDE O NLY not hypote nuse . 02:34 AM @ Mohit C ould we hav som e sim ple approach for sol of 2 Q ue stion ask e d: Sm alle st num be r for 6 distinct right triangle for inte ge r side s: [{(2a-1)(2b+1)(2c+1)}..Saturday.. 9 O ctobe r 2010.. 10:54 PM The re is som e proble m in fram ing que stion 3 as it doe snt spe cify 3 traingle s having inte gral side s of e qual are as.. (2b+1) =1 and (2c+1)=1 e tc.) so we have to ge t re m aining 5 triangle s from side as 5x (.e 13. Thank s Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by De e pak Kum ar ..Saturday..7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions 1) 48 since we have to ge t 10 distinct [(2a-1)(2b+1)..php?d=4334 8/9 . For a num be r to be hypote nuse it m ust have a prim e no of form 4n+1 in its factors... So if we start with a num be r of form 5x (.. 11 Se pte m be r 2009.Friday. the way you told in the pre face of the artical.sir could you ple ase e x plain m e how to find odd pairs in those factor pairs Show parent | Reply totalgadha.-1]/2=6 (2a-1)(2b+1)(2c+1)=2x 6+1 (2a-1)(2b+1)(2c+1)=13 As R HS is 13 which is prim e num be r so any of LHS te rm m ust have 13 as one of the num be r. Mohit what u hv e laborate d I'm not ge tting plz clarify it..to find out odd pairs 3*3 is done ..Monday..thank s. For num be r to be m inim um only (2a-1) m ust be e qual to 13 and re st all te rm s as 1 The re fore .com/mod/forum/discuss.pls confirm Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Mohit Bham bri .-1]/2 =10 which give s (2a-1)(2b+1).=0 And the re by 2^7 as the sm alle st num be r for rt triangle s with inte ge r side le ngths.Friday. I lik e d the way you have writte n the artical. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by srinivasan ravi . 08:46 PM sir in the first proble m . 1 O ctobe r 2011.) which m e ans [(2a-1)(2b+1)(2(1)+1)-1 ]/2 =5 cause we alre ady le t 5 be a factor thats y the 2(1)+1 *if the re is a powe r of2 which give s 3x som e thing =11 not possible he nce having a single 4n+1 factor is rule d out sim ilarly having 2 4n+1 factors is rule d out i. Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by abhishe k abhi ..Friday. 4 Se pte m be r 2009.. by logic of 1) we ge t N= 2^7 C orre ct m e if im wrong Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Mohit Bham bri . Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by R aju Singh . 12:31 PM Hi TG Sir. can u e x plain the 2nd que stion m ore cle arly. he nce a=7 and b=c=. R e ally a gre at artical. 10:52 PM 2) I too think it is 2^7. 28 Se pte m be r 2009. 4 Se pte m be r 2009. logically com ing to the ne x t ste p.= 21 le t it be 3 and 7 tak ing 7 for powe rs of 2 and 3 for powe rs of 3 we ge t 2^4*3 =48 . (2a-1)=13.

Friday.php?d=4334 9/9 .com/mod/forum/discuss. how did you de rive (2^2+1^2)(2^2+3^2)(2^2+1^2)(2^2+3^2) = 63^2+16^2 = 33^2+56^2??? Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Kam al Joshi .. 17 O ctobe r 2012. SUPER B. of solutions of the e quation a1+a2+a3+a4+a5=N as N+5 C 5 Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Kam al Joshi . 10:58 AM How do u ge t the total no. 05:38 PM one word. but the footnote m ade m y day.7/5/13 MBA| CAT| CAT 2011| CAT 2012| CAT Online| MBA 2012| MBA Entrance Exams| CAT Test| Preparation| CAT Questions Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by Just Gadha . (L ogin) totalgadha. 7 O ctobe r 2011.W e dne sday. 04:22 PM O k got it..Friday. Thank s to Mr Mahajan for the unique solution and TG for such fabulous a post.W e dne sday. Ple ase e x plain. Show parent | Reply MBA C AT GMAT Y ou are not logged in. C orre ct? Show parent | Reply Re: Pythagorean Soliloquy by prabhat tane ja . I lik e d the article ove rall. sir!!! You de rive d diffe re nt com binations of 65^2 by (a^2+b^2)(c^2+d^2)= (ac+bd)^2+(ad-bc)^2 = (ac-bd)^2+(ad+bc)^2. 5 O ctobe r 2011. 05:40 AM Sir.. 7 O ctobe r 2011.