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Almost Pythagorean Triples

by Orrin Frink

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
October, 1987

Subject classification(s): Diophantine Equations | Integers | Number Theory
Applicable Course(s): 4.3 Number Theory

The author discusses the solutions to the two Diophantine equations \(x^2 + y^2 = z^2 + 1\) and their relations.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Number Theory | Diophantine Problems
Number Theory | Diophantine Problems, Pythagorean Triples
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