PYTHAGORAS PUZZLE by Peter Pan Playthings C 1990
C 1990s nice boxed version of the Peter Pan Playthings PYTHAGORAS puzzle. Seven plastic, different coloured geometric shapes make up a square and from these pieces 179 designs are possible (using all pieces in each case) ,
Complete with the Challenge sheet which gives the designs in black, it still leaves the exact construction to you. When it was new you could write to the consumer department of the company requestion the solution booklet. Not now though! Good luck.
Recommended age: 8 years to adult.
Pythagoras (582 - 507 BC) was the Greek mathematician, geometrist and philosopher. His most famous theorum is that which states that, "the square of the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the sum of the square of the other two sides in a particular kind of triangle.