| Samuel Hunter Christie - 1847
...straight line perpendicular to the plane. Let A (fig. 14) be the given point in the given plane MN: **it is required to draw from the point A a straight line** perpendicular to the plane MN. From any point B without the plane MN draw BC perpendicular to it (Prop.... | |
| Euclides - 1847
...described upon the gn. line AB, which is > AE or BE. — QEF PROP. II. PROB. GEN. ENUN. — From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line.** PART ENUN. — Let A be the gn. pt., BC the gn. st. line; then it is required to draw from the pt.... | |
| Euclides - 1848
...describe an equilateral triangle upon a given finite straight line. PROP. II. PROBLEM. From a given **point, to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line.** PROP. III. PROBLEM. From the greater of two given straight lines, to cut off a part equal to the less.... | |
| Euclides, Thomas Tate - 1849 - 108 sider
..."Wherefore straight lines, &c. QED PROP. XXXI. PROB. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point,...BC the given straight line ; it is required to draw** a straight line A through the point A, parallel to the E 7 F straight line BC. AD ; and at the point... | |
| Almon Ticknor - 1849 - 144 sider
...and let fall by a square, or other suitable instrument. 11. Through a given point to draw a parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given** line. From the point A, as a centre, with a radius greater than the shortest distance from A to BC,... | |
| Charles Davies - 1849 - 359 sider
...will divide the angle ACB into two equal parts. PROBLEM VI. Through a given point, to draw a parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given** line. From the point A as a centre, with a radius greater than the shortest distance from A to BC,... | |
| John Playfair - 1849 - 317 sider
...To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the givqp **point, and BC the given straight line, it is required to draw** a straight line through the point A, parallel to the straight line E F In BC take any point D, and... | |
| 1850
...times in going 13 yards ; how often will it revolve in going 2i miles? SECTION III. — 1. From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line.** '2. If two angles of a triangle be equal to one another, the sides also which subtend or are opposite... | |
| Euclides - 1852
...lines, &c. QED ,F D BOOK I. PROP. XXXI. PROB. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point;...BC the given straight line; it is required to draw** a straight line through the point A, parallel to the straight ,. -n/~ij? 4 E line BC. 7 In BC take... | |
| A. M. LEGENDRE - 1852
...equal parts, into eight, into sixteen, and so on. PEOBLEM VI. Through a given point, to draw a parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given** line. From the point A as a centre, | with a radius greater than the shortest distance from A to .5(7,... | |
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