| Education - 1885 - 696 pages
...which are apparently quite unrelated to it. Thus the famous property of a right-angled triangle, that **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides, may be readily deduced from certain general properties of triangles... | |
| Charles Edwin Röbert - African Americans - 1880 - 186 pages
...strains, and here Pythagoras learned from the Egyptian priests—" in the land of Ham" the fact that **"the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the two other sides." ' Here, too, in later times were built the cities of Alexandria and... | |
| Francis Campin - Building - 1881 - 308 pages
...through which they pass in coming on to it. From a property of the right-angled triangle, viz. that **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the sides enclosing the right angle, an expression is found which will give the thrust at... | |
| Alexis Claude Clairaut - 1881 - 184 pages
...the right-angled triangle, we readily discover that famous property of right-angled triangles that **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares on the two other sides. 19. If, then, of two squares, HDLK and AB c D, we desired to make one... | |
| Charles Scott Venable - 1881 - 380 pages
...the other two : for the three figures are proportional to the squares of their homologous sides ; but **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides ; therefore, etc. * PROPOSITION XXX. THEOREM. The segments of two chords,... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1881 - 418 pages
...side perpendicular to the base. A Hight-angled Triangle. 388. It will be seen from the diagram that **The square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides. Hence, 389. To find the hypothenuse, Take the square root of the sum... | |
| Francis Campin - Building - 1881 - 340 pages
...through which they pass in coining on to it. From a property of the right-angled triangle, viz. that **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the sides enclosing the right angle, an expression is found which will give the thrust at... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1882 - 398 pages
...side perpendicular to the base. A Right-angled Triangle. 388. It will be seen from the diagram that **The square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides. Hence, 389. To find the hypothenuse, Take the square root of the sum... | |
| H. Griffith - Apologetics - 1882 - 184 pages
...that the radii of a circle are equal, a fact of adjustment from outside ? In a rightangled triangle, **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the sides. Are we to look at that, as the result of design ? Kepler's law, that the planets... | |
| William Allen Sylvester - Building - 1883 - 220 pages
...having three sides and three angles, one of which is a right angle. In every right-angled triangle, **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the base and perpendicular. Base. Given the base and perpendicular, to find the hypothenuse.... | |
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