| Frederick Overman - 1851 - 444 páginas
...angle from the middle of the hypothenuse is equal to half the hypothenuse. In a right-angled triangle, **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the two sides. If an angle be bisected by a right line,' which cuts the base, the segments... | |
| American Oriental Society - 1860
...converse process. This is simply an application of the familiar rule, that in a rightangled triangle **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides, to the triangle produced by the gnomon as perpendicular, the shadow... | |
| THOMAS KENTISH - 1852
...29, and raise a perpendicular BC = 17. Join AB; apply it to the scale, and it will be found 33.6. For **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the base and perpendicular. It is required to find the diameter of a copper, that, being... | |
| Adolfo de Castro y Rossi - 1853
...triangle rectangle;' " or with an Englishman who reads the same thing in his own language thus : " ' **The square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the two other sides of a rectangle triangle! " Thirdly, those who read in a well-known tongue,... | |
| Thomas H. Palmer - 1854 - 348 páginas
...each other. The side AC, opposite the right angle, is called the hypothenuse. It is shown by Geometry, **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides. It follows that the difference between the square of the hypothenuse... | |
| CROCKER & BREWSTER - 1854
...other. The side A 0, opposite the right angle, is called the hypothenuse. It is shown by Geometry, **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other two sides. It follows that the difference between the square of the hypothenuse... | |
| Thomas Lund - 1854 - 192 páginas
...can be used sometimes conveniently for constructing a right angle. For from (43, Part I.) we know, **that the square of the hypothenus'e is equal to the sum of the** squares of the other sides in a right-angled triangle. Take, then, 12 links of the chain, and having... | |
| James William M'Gauley - 1854
...of the hypothenuse and the other small «2 _ nZ side b is *, b is equal to — — - — For, since **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the small sides, 2sb=s2— a2 6=£2_o2 26. If the diagonal of a rectangle is c, and the... | |
| Thomas Kentish - 1854
...29, and raise a perpendicular BC = 17. Join AB; apply it to the scale, and it will be found 33.6. For **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the base and perpendicular. It- is required to find the diameter of a copper, that, being... | |
| George Ticknor Curtis - 1854 - 686 páginas
...truths of exact science ; as the well-known propositions of geometry, that, in a right-angled triangle, **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the** squares of the opposite sides ; that the angle at the centre of a circle is double the angle at the... | |
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