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That’s because 65 happened to be the length of the hypotenuse for three distinct Pythagorean triples with legs that formed an arithmetic sequence.Can You Reach The Target Number?|Zach Wissner-Gross|April 1, 2022|FiveThirtyEight
One week later he decided that he should have cupped his hands and shouted, "You hypotenuse hussy!"The Boy Grew Older|Heywood Broun
Mr. Isadore Binswanger inserted a toothpick between his lips and stretched his limbs out at a hypotenuse from the chair.Just Around the Corner|Fannie Hurst
Thus we demonstrate that the surface of a regular polygon may be found by multiplying the perimeter by half the hypotenuse.
First take out the two rectangles formed on the hypotenuse; place them in the two lateral grooves, and lower the triangle.
Presently he turned again, to return cross-lots along the hypotenuse of the triangle.Sudden Jim|Clarence Budington Kelland
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In a right triangle (a triangle that has one right angle), the side opposite the right angle. (See Pythagorean theorem.)