| James Bates Thomson - 1844 - 237 sider
...axioms are self-evident theorems. Geometers usually enumerate three postulates. 1. That a straight **line may be drawn from any one point, to any other point.** 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. 3. That any circle... | |
| Euclides - 1845
...straight line joining two of its opposite angles. POSTULATES. I. LET it be granted that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point. II. That a terminated** straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. III. And that a circle may be described... | |
| Euclid - 1845 - 199 sider
...XXXV. Parallel straight lines, are such as are in the same plane, and which, being produced ever so **far both ways, do not meet. POSTULATES. I. Let it be granted that a** straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point. II. That a terminated straight line... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - 1845 - 352 sider
...divided by a diameter, that are called semicircles. POSTULATES* 1. Let it be granted, that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point, to any other point** : f 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line : , 3. That... | |
| Great Britain. Admiralty - 1846
...trapeziums. XXXV. Parallel straight lines are such as are in the same plane, and which being produced ever so **far both ways, do not meet. POSTULATES. I. Let it be granted, that a** straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point. II. That a terminated straight line... | |
| Great Britain. Admiralty - 1846
...trapeziums. XXXV. Parallel straight lines are such as are in the ! plane, and which being produced ever so i **both ways, do not meet. POSTULATES. I. Let it be granted, that a** straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point. II. That a terminated straight line... | |
| Euclides - 1846
...being produced ever so far both ways, do not meet. POSTULATESLet it be granted, i. That a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point** : n. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line : in. That a... | |
| Euclides - 1847
...being produced ever so far both ways, do not meet. POSTULATES. Let it be granted, 1. That a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point** : 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line : and 3. That... | |
| Henry McMurtrie - 1847 - 246 sider
...POS'TULATE, Geom., Lat., postulare, to demand. Something assumed or taken for granted, as that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.** POTAS'SIUM, Chem., Pot-ashes, so called from the pot or vessel in which they are made. A Metal obtained... | |
| Euclides - 1848
...straight line joining two of its opposite angles. POSTULATES. I. LET it be granted that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point. II. That a terminated** straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. HI. And that a circle may be described... | |
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