| David Hume - 1826
...proceeds entirely from the undeterminate meaning of words, which is corrected by juster definitions. **That the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides, cannot be known, let the terms be ever so exactly defined, without a train of reasoning... | |
| 1830
...attribute to a merely casual concurrence ; it would in reality be quite as unreasonable as to deny **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** two other sides. This is, however, all for which we contend ; namely, that moral evidence is sometimes... | |
| William Sewell - 1830 - 371 páginas
...things are already developed, must compassionate us as much when we cry out with rapture at discovering **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** two sides, as we should look with pity upon an emmet, triumphantly exclaiming, that the straw on which... | |
| Robert Dale Owen - 1830 - 16 páginas
...acrimony. No mathematician ever impeached the sceptic who should deny that in a right angled triangle **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides; he is so thoroughly convinced of the truth of this proposition, that incredulity provokes... | |
| 1830
...acrimony. No mathematician ever impeached the sceptic who should deny that in a right angled triangle **the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides; he is so thoroughly convinced of the truth of this proposition, that incredulity provokes... | |
| Henry Fergus - 1833 - 271 páginas
...sensual gratification deserves for a moment to be compared with the joy of Pythagoras, on discovering **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides of the right angled triangle; with the transport of Archimedes, when he sprung out... | |
| Ralph Wardlaw - 1834
...constituted what it is.— But in saying this, I have stated my own error as well as his. The property, **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides, is not the property which constitutes the rectangular triangle what it is. Such a... | |
| William Josiah Irons - 1836 - 230 páginas
...existed a single right-angled triangle, it would be quite as " absolutely necessary," and eternally true, **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides, as if the whole Universe had consisted of nothing else but right-angled triangles.... | |
| William Josiah Irons - 1836
...existed a single right-angled triangle, it would be quite as " absolutely necessary," and eternally true, **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides, as if the whole Universe had consisted of nothing else but right-angled triangles.... | |
| Henry Fergus - 1838 - 252 páginas
...sensual gratification deserves, for a moment, to be compared with the joy of Pythagoras, on discovering **that the square of the hypothenuse is equal to the squares of the** other two sides of the right-angled triangle ? — with the transport of Archimedes, when he sprung... | |
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