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Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TVOntario.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], ©1992.
Series: Mathematics for technology.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Database:WorldCat
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An exhibit at a science museum helps Ron Lancaster explain the Pythagorean theorem. He then uses the theorem to calculate the cheapest way to run a cable between a power station and a house on an island.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Internet videos
Videorecording
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
TVOntario,1992
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TVOntario.
OCLC Number: 827747128
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
Description: 1 streaming video file (15 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Contents: Pythagorean Theorem (3:32) --
Pythagorean Theorem Examples (1:59) --
Theorem Application: Part One (3:37) --
Theorem Application: Part Two (3:16)
Series Title: Mathematics for technology.
Responsibility: TVOntario.

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An exhibit at a science museum helps Ron Lancaster explain the Pythagorean theorem. He then uses the theorem to calculate the cheapest way to run a cable between a power station and a house on an island.

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