#!/usr/bin/env python3
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# Solves problem 9 from projectEuler.net.
# Finds the pitagorean triangle with perimeter 1000 and returns the
# product of the sides.
# Copyright (C) 2010 Santiago Alessandri
#
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if __name__ == '__main__':
a = 1
b = 1
c = 1
for a in range(1, 998):
for b in range(a, 998):
c = 1000 - b - a
if (a ** 2 + b ** 2) == c ** 2:
break
if (a ** 2 + b ** 2) == c ** 2:
break
print("The result is:", a * b * c)