## 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 TrigonometryW. E. Dean, 1851 - 317 sider |

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**greater**than a part of it ; or , the whole is equal to all its parts taken together ; or , two quantities that are each of them equal to a third quantity , are equal to each other . 5. A Theorem is a demonstrative proposition ; in which ... Side 11

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**greater**than its part . 10. All right angles are equal to one another . 11. " Two straight lines which intersect one another , cannot be both pa- " rallel to the same straight line . " PROPOSITION I. PROBLEM . To describe an equilateral ... Side 13

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**greater**. It is required to cut off from AB , the**greater**, a part equal to C , the less . From the point A draw ( 2. 1. ) the straight line AD equal to C ; and from the centre A , and at the distance AD , describe ( 3. Post . ) the ... Side 15

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**greater**than the other : Let AB be the**greater**, and from it cut ( 3. 1. ) off DB equal to AC the less , and join DC ; therefore , because in the tri- angles DBC , ACB , DB is equal to AC , and BC common to both , the two sides DB , BC ... Side 16

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**greater**than it ; which is impossi- ble . 4 E But if one of the vertices , as D , be within the other triangle ACB ...**greater**than the angle BCD ; wherefore the angle FDC is likewise**greater**than BCD ; much more then is the angle BDC ...### Andre utgaver - Vis alle

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