Pythagorean Theorem Found on Clay Tablet: What It Means for Math History

Pythagorean Theorem Found on Clay Tablet

Pythagorean Theorem Found on Clay Tablet: What It Means for Math History A clay tablet dating back to 1700 BC has been discovered that contains the Pythagorean theorem, making it the oldest known example of this mathematical formula by over 1,000 years. The tablet was found in Babylon, and it is now on display at … Read more