## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, with the Eleventh and Twelfth. In which the Corrections of Dr. Simson are Generally Adopted, But the Errors Overlooked by Him are Corrected, and the Obscurities of His and Other Editions Explained. Also Some of Euclid's Demonstrations are Restored, Others Made Shorter and More General, and Several Useful Propositions are Added. Together with Elements of Plane and Spherical Trigonometry, and a Treatise on Practical Geometry |

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Side 37

P b

between See N. the same parallels , are equal to one another . Let the

parallelograms ABCD , EBCF , be upon the same base BC , and between the

same parallels ...

P b

**PROP**. XXXV . THEOR . ARALLELOGRAMS upon the same base , andbetween See N. the same parallels , are equal to one another . Let the

parallelograms ABCD , EBCF , be upon the same base BC , and between the

same parallels ...

Side 57

... of CB , BA by twice the rectangle CB , BD . Wherefore , & c . Q. E. D.

XIV . PROB . . o describe a square that shall be equal to a given rectilineal figure .

Let A be the given rectilineal figure ; it is required to describe a square that ...

... of CB , BA by twice the rectangle CB , BD . Wherefore , & c . Q. E. D.

**PROP**.XIV . PROB . . o describe a square that shall be equal to a given rectilineal figure .

Let A be the given rectilineal figure ; it is required to describe a square that ...

Side 98

See N.

given triangle be ABC ; it is required to describe a circle about ABC . Bifect AB ,

AC in the points D , E , and from these points b 11. 1. draw DF , EF at right angles

6 to ...

See N.

**PROP**. V. PROB . To describe a circle about a given triangle . Let thegiven triangle be ABC ; it is required to describe a circle about ABC . Bifect AB ,

AC in the points D , E , and from these points b 11. 1. draw DF , EF at right angles

6 to ...

Side 102

. Let ABCDE be the given circle ; it is required to inscribe an equilateral and

equiangular pentagon in the circle ABCDE . Describe a an isosceles triangle

FGH ...

**PROP**. XI . PROB . O inscribe an equilateral and equiangular pentaa given circle. Let ABCDE be the given circle ; it is required to inscribe an equilateral and

equiangular pentagon in the circle ABCDE . Describe a an isosceles triangle

FGH ...

Side 115

... the same multiple of C that DH is of F. 1 A C Wherefore , & c . Q. E. D. C 2. S. IE

second , which the third has to the fourth , and any equimultiples be taken of the

first ...

... the same multiple of C that DH is of F. 1 A C Wherefore , & c . Q. E. D. C 2. S. IE

**PROP**. IV . THEOR . F the first of four magnitudes has the same ratio to thesecond , which the third has to the fourth , and any equimultiples be taken of the

first ...

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Side 30 - If two triangles have two angles of the one equal to two angles of the other, each to each, and also one side of the one equal to the corresponding side of the other, the triangles are congruent.

Side 142 - 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 13 - Let it be granted that a straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.

Side 30 - ... then shall the other sides be equal, each to each; and also the third angle of the one to the third angle of the other. Let ABC, DEF be two triangles which have the angles ABC, BCA equal to the angles DEF, EFD, viz.

Side 72 - 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 57 - If then the sides of it, BE, ED are equal to one another, it is a square, and what was required is now done: But if they are not equal, produce one of them BE to F, and make EF equal to ED, and bisect BF in G : and from the centre G, at the distance GB, or GF, describe the semicircle...

Side 145 - AC the same multiple of AD, that AB is of the part which is to be cut off from it : join BC, and draw DE parallel to it : then AE is the part required to be cut off.

Side 48 - If a straight line be divided into any two parts, the square of the whole line is equal to the squares of the two parts, together with twice the rectangle contained by the parts.

Side 35 - F, which is the common vertex of the triangles ; that is, together with four right angles. Therefore all the angles of the figure, together with four right angles, are equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides.

Side 10 - 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.