Pythagorean triple

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  1. morgue

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    asdfbunk A Member OT Supporter

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    If you would look at the list, it's a list of primitive pythagorean triples. Primitive meaning a, b are coprime. 6, 8 are not coprime.
     
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    What does coprime mean again? Yes, I could google it, but for the sake of conversation...
     
  4. 5Gen_Prelude

    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    coprimes don't have common denomitators. Both 8 and 6 are divisible by 2.
     

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