How many ways are there to prove the Pythagorean theorem? - Betty Fei


How many ways are there to prove the Pythagorean theorem? - Betty Fei with tags ted, ted-ed, ted education, ted ed, betty fei, nick hilditch, pythagorean theorem, pythagoras, proof, mathematics, einstein, james garfield, hypotenuse, triangle, right triangle, proof by rearrangement

Check out our Patreon page: full lesson: do Euclid, 12-year-old Einstein, and American President James Garfield have in common? They all came up with elegant proofs for the famous Pythagorean theorem, one of the most fundamental rules of geometry and the basis for practical applications like constructing stable buildings and triangulating GPS coordinates. Betty Fei details these three famous proofs. Lesson by Betty Fei, directed by Nick Hilditch.Thank you so much to our patrons for your support! Without you this video would not be possible. Steph, Jack Ta, Jose Fernandez-Calvo, PnDAA , Marcel Trompeter-Petrovic, Radoslava Vasileva, Sandra Tersluisen, Fabian Amels, Sammie Goh, Mattia Veltri, Quentin Le Menez, Sarabeth Knobel, Yuh Saito, Joris Debonnet, Martin Lhmus, Patrick leaming, Heather Slater, Muhamad Saiful Hakimi bin Daud, Dr Luca Carpinelli, Janie Jackson, Jeff Hanevich, Christophe Dessalles, Arturo De Leon, Delene McCoy, Eduardo Briceo, Bill Feaver, Ricardo Paredes, Joshua Downing, Jonathan Reshef, David Douglass, Grant Albert, Paul Coupe.