| Joseph Henry Whitwam - Textile fabrics - 1920 - 456 pages
...units of area = \(CD + AB) x (Ж „ [since AX = CK] ,(Sum of the (Th,e = ipM^des,-±enthem). 67. " **The square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the sides containing the A right angle." The truth of this geometrical proposition... | |
| David Eugene Smith - Mathematics - 1923 - 200 pages
...about this phase of mathematical history. We speak of Pythagoras, for example, as having proved that **the square on the hypotenuse of a rightangled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the other two sides, but we have no convincing evidence upon the subject.... | |
| David Patrick, William Geddie - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1924 - 862 pages
...concerned with measurement. An example of a metrical property is the theorem of the three squares : **The square on the hypotenuse of a rightangled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the two sides. The geometry of Euclid s Elements is metrical. Descriptive... | |
| Stewart Andrew McDowall - Knowledge, Theory of - 1924 - 148 pages
...difficulties. I know that the duck-billed platypus lays eggs. I know that I am hungry. I know that **the square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the other sides. I know that it was blue. I know a good picture when I see... | |
| Herbert George Wells - 1925 - 474 pages
...that if the equal sides be produced the angles on the other side of the base are equal also; or that **the square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the two other sides. By demonstrating our knowledge of these things we should... | |
| Aldous Huxley - Fiction - 1924 - 324 pages
...Guido, with a burnt stick in his hand, demonstrating on the smooth paving-stones of the path, that **the square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the other two sides. Kneeling on the floorj. he was drawing with the point... | |
| Abraham Wolf - Science - 1925 - 168 pages
...of, without any inspiration from our feelings or prejudices ; sometimes indeed, in spite of them. " **The square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle, is equal to** the sum of the squares on the other sides," however much one may dislike the Pythagorean theorem. On... | |
| Herbert George Wells - 1925 - 476 pages
...that if the equal sides be produced the angles on the other side of the base are equal also; or that **the square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the two other sides. By demonstrating our knowledge of these things we should... | |
| John Cook Wilson - Logic - 1926 - 606 pages
...discovered in the inference, suppresses all traces of the existence of the process. For instance, ' **the square on the hypotenuse of a rightangled triangle is equal to** the sum of the squares on the other two sides ' is a description of the objective fact, without any... | |
| Gilbert Newton Lewis - Science - 1926 - 248 pages
...rotation represent a sort of compromise between the other two). Thus in the as• * ymptotic geometry **the square on the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is equal to** the difference between the squares on the other two sides. So in Figure 8, if we have two parallel... | |
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