# Mini Puzzle

Alethia
Posers and Puzzles 09 Feb '07 20:36
1. 09 Feb '07 20:36
Not so hard- in fact easy, but I'm posting it anyway.
What do these sets of numbers have in common?
3,4,5
5,12,13
2. uzless
The So Fist
09 Feb '07 21:04
Originally posted by Alethia
Not so hard- in fact easy, but I'm posting it anyway.
What do these sets of numbers have in common?
3,4,5
5,12,13
1 is a factor of all the numbers in the sets
3. Mathurine
sorozatgyilkos
09 Feb '07 21:11
Originally posted by uzless
1 is a factor of all the numbers in the sets
😀
4. Mathurine
sorozatgyilkos
09 Feb '07 21:11
Originally posted by uzless
1 is a factor of all the numbers in the sets
😀
5. 09 Feb '07 21:24
Originally posted by Alethia
Not so hard- in fact easy, but I'm posting it anyway.
What do these sets of numbers have in common?
3,4,5
5,12,13
I just say P, Y, T, H to show I have the solution.
6. Mathurine
sorozatgyilkos
09 Feb '07 21:26
Originally posted by FabianFnas
I just say P, Y, T, H to show I have the solution.
Pythagoras, or are you just takin' the pyth??
7. 09 Feb '07 21:41
Both are sets of triangle sides.
8. 09 Feb '07 21:51
Originally posted by Arachnarchist
Both are sets of triangle sides.
So are any three numbers. Like 1, 2, 3 or 4, 5, 6 or whatever. The set of a triangles sides can be any real, rational or integer numbers..
9. 09 Feb '07 22:12
Originally posted by FabianFnas
So are any three numbers. Like 1, 2, 3 or 4, 5, 6 or whatever. The set of a triangles sides can be any real, rational or integer numbers..
Except, of course, that no number in the set can be greater than the sum of the other two.
10. 09 Feb '07 22:34
Originally posted by Alethia
Not so hard- in fact easy, but I'm posting it anyway.
What do these sets of numbers have in common?
3,4,5
5,12,13
The number 5 😞
11. AThousandYoung
All My Soldiers...
09 Feb '07 23:52
Originally posted by Arachnarchist
Both are sets of triangle sides.
RIGHT triangle sides.
12. 10 Feb '07 10:31
You're all right. They are Pythagorean Triples.
13. 10 Feb '07 20:54
perf rt. tri.
should show
the correct solution is in my grasp
14. 10 Feb '07 20:55
Originally posted by Alethia
You're all right. They are Pythagorean Triples.