## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a Supplement on the Quadrature of the Circle, and the Geometry of Solids; to which are Added Elements of Plane and Spherical Trigonometry |

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Side 78

From this it is manifest , that the straight line which is drawn at right angles to the

diameter of a circie from the

it only in one point ; because , if it did meet the circle in two , it would fall within it ...

From this it is manifest , that the straight line which is drawn at right angles to the

diameter of a circie from the

**extremity**of it , touches the circle ; and that it touchesit only in one point ; because , if it did meet the circle in two , it would fall within it ...

Side 99

angles , and because the straight line which is drawn from the

diameter , at right B H C. angles to it , touches the circle ( 16. 3. ) ; therefore each

of the straight lines AB , BC , CD , DA touches the circle , which is therefore

inscribed ...

angles , and because the straight line which is drawn from the

**extremity**of adiameter , at right B H C. angles to it , touches the circle ( 16. 3. ) ; therefore each

of the straight lines AB , BC , CD , DA touches the circle , which is therefore

inscribed ...

Side 156

If from the

, and if either within the circle or produced without it , it meet a line perpendicular

to the same diameter , the rectangle contained by the straight line drawn in the ...

If from the

**extremity**of the diameter of a circle a straight line be drawn in the circle, and if either within the circle or produced without it , it meet a line perpendicular

to the same diameter , the rectangle contained by the straight line drawn in the ...

Side 223

A straight line CD drawn through C , one of the

perpendicular to the diH ameter passing through ... V. The segment DA of the

diameter passing through A , one

and the ...

A straight line CD drawn through C , one of the

**extremities**, of the arch AC ,perpendicular to the diH ameter passing through ... V. The segment DA of the

diameter passing through A , one

**extremity**of the arch AC , between the sine CDand the ...

Side 291

The boundary of a line is called a point , or a point is the common boundary or

AB , or the common

point ...

The boundary of a line is called a point , or a point is the common boundary or

**extremity**of two lines that are contiguous : Thus , if B be the**extremity**of the lineAB , or the common

**extremity**of the two lines AB , KB , this**extremity**is called apoint ...

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Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid: With a ... John Playfair Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1819 |

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Side 56 - If a straight line be divided into two equal parts, and also into two unequal parts; the rectangle contained by the unequal parts, together with the square of the line between the points of section, is equal to the square of half the line.

Side 19 - A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.

Side 33 - THE greater angle of every triangle is subtended by the greater side, or has the greater side opposite to it.

Side 62 - In every triangle, the square on the side subtending either of the acute angles, is less than the squares on the sides containing that angle, by twice the rectangle contained by either of these sides, and the straight line intercepted between the...

Side 62 - In obtuse-angled triangles, if a perpendicular be drawn from either of the acute angles to the opposite side produced, the square of the side subtending the obtuse angle, is greater than the squares of the sides containing the obtuse angle, by twice the rectangle contained by the side upon which, when produced, the perpendicular falls, and the straight line intercepted without the triangle, between the perpendicular and the obtuse angle. Let ABC be an obtuse-angled triangle, having the obtuse angle...

Side 130 - If two triangles have one angle of the one equal to one angle of the other and the sides about these equal angles proportional, the triangles are similar.

Side 76 - THE diameter is the greatest straight line in a circle; and, of all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less.* Let ABCD be a circle, of which...

Side 36 - IF two triangles have two sides of the one equal to two sides of the other, each to each, but the angle contained by the two sides of one of them greater than the angle contained by the two sides equal to them, of the other ; the base of that which has the greater angle shall be greater than the base of the other.

Side 18 - When a straight line standing on another straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the angles is called a right angle ; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it.

Side 55 - If a straight line be divided into any two parts, the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts, is equal to the rectangle contained by the two parts, together with the square of the aforesaid part.