| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1806 - 486 pages
...the hypothenuse of a right-angled triangle may be found by having the legs ; thus, the square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the hypothenuse.** Cor. Having the hypothenuse and one leg given to find the other ; the square root of the difference... | |
| Robert Gibson - 1808 - 482 pages
...the hypothenuse of a rightangled triangle may be found by having the legs ; thus, the square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the hypothenuse.** Cjor. 2. Having the hypothenuse and one leg given to find the other ; the square root of the difference... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1811 - 580 pages
...is equal to the square on BC. 2. ED Cor. 1. Hence the hypothenuse of a right-angled triangle may Its **found by having the sides ; thus, the square root of the sum of** the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the hypothenuse. Cor. 2. Having the hypothenuse... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1814 - 558 pages
...squares on AB and AC is equal to tiie square on BC. QED Cor. 1. Hence the hypothenuse of a right-angled **triangle may be found by having the sides ; thus, the square root of the sum of** the squares of the base and perpendicular,willbe the hypothenuse. Cor. 2. Having the hypothenuse and... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1818 - 502 pages
...the hypothenuse of a right-angled triangle may be found by having the legs ; thus, the square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the hypothenuse.** Cor. 2. Having the hypothenuse and one leg given to find the other ; the square root of the difference... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1821 - 594 pages
...squares on A Band AC is equal to the square on BC. QE D* Cor. 1. Hence the hypothenuse of a right-angled **triangle may be found by having the sides ; thus, the square root of the sum of** the squares of the base andperpendiculariwillbe the hypothenuse. Cor. 2. Having the hypothenuse and... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1832 - 290 pages
...hypothenuse of a right-angled triangle may be found by having the sides : thus, the square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular will be the hypothenuse.** * For different demonstrations of this excellent theorem, the reader may consult Leslie's Geometry... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 266 pages
...hypothenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular ; therefore, the square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the hypothenuse,** and the square root of the difference of the square of the hypothenuse, and either of the other sides,... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1841 - 324 pages
...weight ? PROB. VII. The base and perpendicular given, to find the hypothenuse. RULE. The square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular will be the hypothenuse.** This rule is illustrated by the following figure. If the base of a right angled triangle be 9 feet,... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 350 pages
...hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular ; therefore, the square root of **the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the** hypotenuse, and the square root of the difference of the square of the hypotenuse, and either of the... | |
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