TITLE

The Cornish caveman mathematician

AUTHOR(S)
Stewart, Ian
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter95, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features a cave in Cornwall, England containing a carved diagram, created by Jem Merlyn, showing an ingenious way of proving the Pythagorean theorem. Merlyn's background.
ACCESSION #
9502174274

 

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