# The Rule of Plato Project

By: Nicolas Mortensen

November 12, 2014

In the Rule of Plato, you learn about Pythagorean Triples. Pythagorean Triples are three whole numbers that are the lengths of the legs and hypotenuse in a right triangle. There where two different mathematicians who stated that they have came up with the Pythagorean method. Plato used even numbers to find the Pythagorean method and Pythagoras used odd numbers to find the Pythagorean method.