## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago Vitiated These Books are Corrected, and Some of Euclid's Demonstrations are Restored. Also, the Book of Euclid's Data, in Like Manner Corrected. viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfth |

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Side 36

figure , and having an angle equal to a given rectilineal angle . * Let ABCD be the

given rectilineal figure , and E the given rectilineal angle . It is required to

describe ...

**PROP**. XLV . PROB . To describe a parallelogram equal to a given retilinealfigure , and having an angle equal to a given rectilineal angle . * Let ABCD be the

given rectilineal figure , and E the given rectilineal angle . It is required to

describe ...

Side 86

at the base double of the third angle . Take any straight line AB , and divide ( 11.

2. ) it in the point C , so that the rectangle AB , BC be equal to the square of CA ...

**PROP**. X. PROB . To describe an isosceles triangle , having each of the anglesat the base double of the third angle . Take any straight line AB , and divide ( 11.

2. ) it in the point C , so that the rectangle AB , BC be equal to the square of CA ...

Side 89

pentagon . 1 Let ABCDE be the given equilateral and equiangular pentagon : it is

required to inscribe a circle in the pentagon ABCDE . Bisect ( 9. 1. ) the angles ...

**PROP**. XIII . PROB . To inscribe a circle in a given equilateral and equiangularpentagon . 1 Let ABCDE be the given equilateral and equiangular pentagon : it is

required to inscribe a circle in the pentagon ABCDE . Bisect ( 9. 1. ) the angles ...

Side 154

Q. E. D.

quadrilateral inscribed in a circle , is equal to both the rectangles contained by its

opposite sides . * Let ABCR be any quadrilateral inscribed in a circle , and join

AC ...

Q. E. D.

**PROP**. D. THEOR . The rectangle contained by the diagonals of aquadrilateral inscribed in a circle , is equal to both the rectangles contained by its

opposite sides . * Let ABCR be any quadrilateral inscribed in a circle , and join

AC ...

Side 169

Q. E. D. B

which together are less than four right angles . First , let the solid angle at A be

contained by three plane angles BAC , CAD , DAB . These three together are less

...

Q. E. D. B

**PROP**. XXI . THEOR . Every solid angle is contained by plane angleswhich together are less than four right angles . First , let the solid angle at A be

contained by three plane angles BAC , CAD , DAB . These three together are less

...

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The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh ... Euclid,Robert Simson Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1825 |

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### Populære avsnitt

Side 45 - Ir a straight line be divided into any two parts, four times the rectangle contained by the whole line, and one of the parts, together with the square of the other part, is equal to the square of the straight line which is made up of the whole and that part.

Side 41 - 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.

Side 54 - Ir any two points be taken in the circumference of a circle, the straight line which joins them shall fall within the circle. Let ABC be a circle, and A, B any two points in the circumference ; the straight line drawn from A to B shall fall within the circle.

Side 18 - ABD, the less to the greater, which is impossible ; therefore BE is not in the same straight line with BC.

Side 10 - From a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line: it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC.

Side 8 - Let it be granted that a straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.

Side 256 - Again ; the mathematical postulate, that " things which are equal to the same are equal to one another," is similar to the form of the syllogism in logic, which unites things agreeing in the middle term.

Side 129 - 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 23 - At a given point in a given straight line, to make a rectilineal angle equal to a given rectilineal angle. Let AB be the given straight line, and A...

Side 20 - ANY two angles of a triangle are together less than two right angles.