| American Mathematical Society - 1896
...granted, that a straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point," " let it be granted, **that a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre,"** these indicate the limitations of elementary geometry as understood by the Greeks, limitations recognized... | |
| Damian Riehl Leader, Victor Morgan, Peter Searby - 1988 - 797 sider
...Euclid. But what is the first axiom of Euclid, or of Geometry, as I may say, the terms being synonymous? **Things which are equal to the same, are equal to one another.** Very good, Sir . . .4 Mr Brown gave us daily a number of neat questions for solution the day following,... | |
| Witold Marciszewski - 1994 - 312 sider
...other point. (E2) A terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. (E3) **A circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** This interpretation of the Kantian term Bedingungen provides us with a fitting illustration of what... | |
| Arthur Edward Waite - 2013 - 508 sider
...subsist ; but I have no part in those Wardens of the Gates who deny in their particular enthusiasm that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,** since those Wardens are blind. The Catholic scheme of Masonry in its root-understanding and in its... | |
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