| Euclid, John Playfair - 1853 - 317 sider
...therefore equilateral, and it is described upon the given straight line AB. PROP. II. PROB. From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight...Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight** iine ; it is required to draw, from the point A, a straight line equal to BC. From the point A to B... | |
| Euclides - 1853
...straight lines, &c. QED PROP. XXXI. PROBLEM. 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 hue BC. In BC take any point D, and join... | |
| Euclides - 1853
...be proved. /KH A. r / 0 D PEOP. XXXI. PEOB. 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** through A a straight line parallel to BC. In BC take any point D ; EA and join AD. At the point 7 A... | |
| Euclides - 1853 - 147 sider
...lines, &c. QED PROPOSITION XXXI.— PROBLEM. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel **to a given straight line. LET a be the given point, and** b С the given straight line ; it is required to draw a straight liae through the point a, parallel... | |
| Royal Military Academy, Woolwich - 1853
...upon the given straight line AB. Which was required to be done. PROPOSITION II. PBOB. From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line.** From the point A to B draw (1 Post.) the straight lino AB ; and upon it describe (1. I.) the equilateral... | |
| Popular educator - 1852
...elementary abstractions of Geometry r Distinguish between a postulate and an axiom. 2. From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line.** 3. If two angles of a triangle be equal to each other, the sides also which subtend the equal angles,... | |
| Charles Davies - 1854 - 432 sider
...parts, into eight, into sixteen, and so on. PROBLEM VI. Through a given point, to draw a line parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and** BO the given line. From the point A as a centre, F .g with a radius AE, greater than the shortest distance... | |
| Euclides - 1855
...finite straight line, that shall have each of its sides double the base. PROP. II. PROBLEM. From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and** B С the given straight line. It is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to B С.... | |
| Charles Davies, William Guy Peck - 1855 - 592 sider
...416 CYCLOPEDIA OF MATHEMATICAL SCIENCE. 417 To draw a straight lute through a given point parallel **to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and** B~ ~-\ С В С the given une. From the point A, as а centre, with a radius greater than the shortest... | |
| Euclides - 1858
...station 0, the distance from B to A, or from C to A, will be ascertained. PROP. 2. — PROB. From a given **point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line.** SOLUTION. — Pst. 1. A st. line may be drawn from any point to any other point. P. 1. On a given line... | |
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