Make your own free website on Tripod.com
Mike's Math Page

Webhunt

Home | CyberInquiry | Webhunt | Pythagorean Theorem Lesson Plan | Sin, Cos, Tan Lesson Plan | Pre-Calculus/ Trigonometry | Algebra | Geometry

Here is an interesting project to better help you understand Pythagoras

Where is Pythagoras?
By Michael James
Your-9-12
Holy Family University

 

Directions: Your mission, if you decide to accept it, is to complete as many of the items below as you can. Begin by typing the designated URL into your web browser's URL address window. When you connect to the site, write down the title of the site and hunt for the information that you are asked to find. If you can't connect to a site right away, press STOP on the toolbar and type in another address. You can always return to a site later. Good luck and good hunting!


  1. http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/Mathematicians/Pythagoras.html

What is the name of Pythagoras father? 

2        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pythagoras                                                             

When (approximately) was Pythagoras born?                                                                                                                                             

3        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pythagoras                                                                         

Other then Mathematics, What other 2 areas did Pythagoras have an

interest in?

4        http://scienceworld.wolfram.com/biography/Pythagoras.html                                         

What is known as  Pythagoras’ constant?

5        http://www.people.memphis.edu/~brveteto/gp5ch2.html                                                                       

Where was Pythagoras born?

     

6        http://sunsite.ubc.ca/DigitalMathArchive/Euclid/java/html/pythagoras.html

 

                  What is the Pythagorean Theorem?

7        http://mathworld.wolfram.com/PythagoreanTheorem.html

                  Draw the Pythagorean Theorem?

8        http://www.arcytech.org/java/pythagoras/history.html

                        What was the name of Pythagoras’ cult, and what was their purpose?

9        http://www-spof.gsfc.nasa.gov/stargaze/Spyth.htm

                  Explain one of the examples given on this web page, and make sure you show what the hypotenuse and legs are

10    http://milan.milanovic.org/math/english/Pythagoras/Pythagoras.html

                  What were some of the investigations made by Pythagoras and his followers     

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

 

 

  1. Address of the Page to be visited
    Type a question or an instruction here

 

Enter supporting content here