Origin of hypotenuse
Examples from the Web for hypotenuse
Historical Examples of hypotenuse
Therefore the square on the hypotenuse must equal the sum of these two squares.
A, walking from corner to corner, may be said to diangulate the hypotenuse of the meadow.My Discovery of England
The area of a right triangle is 150 square feet, and its hypotenuse is 25 feet.A Review of Algebra
Romeyn Henry Rivenburg
Each of the other sides is the mean proportional between the hypotenuse and the segment of the hypotenuse adjacent to that side.
If we take away the other two triangles instead, we have left the square on the hypotenuse.