Subject: Pythagorean theorem
Name: Beth
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In a pythagorean theorem can the sides of a right triangle be three consecutive odd integers

Hi Beth.

The square of an odd number is odd, but the sum of two odd numbers is even so if the Pythagorean Theorem says a^{2} + b^{2} = c^{2}, can a, b and c all be odd?