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Algebraically, it works for combinations of the bottom two "legs" (a and b) and hypotenuses (e,d) where a^2 - b^2 = e^2 - d^2 i.e. 5^2 - 9^2 = 13^2 - 15^2

Algebraically, it works for combinations of the bottom two "legs" (a and b) and hypotenuses (e,d) where

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i.e. 5^2 - 9^2 = 13^2 - 15^2