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What does HYP stand for?

HYP stands for Hypotenuse

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Whose most famous theorum is the square on the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares on the other two sides?
The child's father, engineer Muwafaq al-Karki, says Abdulqader mastered the four basic operations of elementary arithmetic (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division), adding that the child was trained by his parents to solve equations of the second degree and calculus problems for calculating the length of the hypotenuse in a right-angled triangle using the Pythagorean theorem.
The square on the hypotenuse equals the sum of the squares on the other two sides.
THE MUSIC OF PYTHAGORAS KITTY FERGUSON Anyone who has taken--and passed--high school geometry knows the Pythagorean theorem: In a right triangle, the square of the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the other two sides.