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What does PT stand for?

PT stands for Pythagorean Theorem

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They describe instances in Good Will Hunting, Pi, A Beautiful Mind, Stand and Deliver, Donald in Mathmagic Land, Cube, Fermat's Room, an episode of the Australian TV show "City Homicide," Die Hard: With a Vengeance, In the Navy, The Mirror Has Two Faces, and It's My Turn, then examples of concepts like the Pythagorean theorem, the fourth dimension, and infinity; math problems; math bloopers; funny math scenes; appearances of real mathematicians, math teachers, whiz kids, and other characters; and topics like calculus, geometry, prime numbers, probability, and the golden ratio and Fibonacci numbers.
The child's father, engineer Muwafaq al-Karki, says Abdulqader mastered the four basic operations of elementary arithmetic (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division), adding that the child was trained by his parents to solve equations of the second degree and calculus problems for calculating the length of the hypotenuse in a right-angled triangle using the Pythagorean theorem.