Abul Wafa al-Buzjani's Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem

(Move the squares so as to make their lower left corners coincide.)


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  1. R. Sarhangi, S. Jablan, Elementary Constructions of Persian Mosaics, Math Horizons, Sept. 2006, 10-13

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