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The perpendicular is the mean proportional between the segments of the hypotenuse.The Teaching of Geometry|David Eugene Smith
It usually takes a hypotenuse a long time to discover that it is the longest side of a triangle.Options|O. Henry
In this figure the square formed on the hypotenuse is divided into two rectangles.Montessori Elementary Materials|Maria Montessori
We see, too, that the interior figure is a square, and that it is constructed on the hypotenuse of the triangles in question.
Presently he turned again, to return cross-lots along the hypotenuse of the triangle.Sudden Jim|Clarence Budington Kelland