# Hypotenuse

**Definition of "Hypotenuse":** In geometry, a hypotenuse is the longest side of a right-angled triangle, the side opposite of the right angle

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### Pythagoras and His Enduring Legacy in Modern GCSE Maths

The legacy of Pythagoras, the ancient Greek mathematician, extends far beyond the classical era into the very fabric of modern mathematics.

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