Books Books 51 - 60 of 79 on From a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A.... From a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line; it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ... - Page 7
by Robert Potts - 1860 - 361 pages ## A school Euclid, being books i. & ii. of Euclid's Elements, with notes by C ...

Euclides - 1874
...point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. ^ Let A be the given point, and BC the given ' • straight line. It is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. f. From the point A ^' to B draw the straightline^B; [Post- i.] and on it describe the equilateral... ## Pure mathematics, Volume 1

Edward Atkins - 1874
...point to draw a straight line equal to a given straiglti line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line. It is required to draw from the point A a straight line qual to BC. C0NSTRUCTION. — From the point A to B draw the straight Draw AB. line AB (Post. 1). Upon... ## Pure Mathematics, Volume 1

1874
...straight Kiie equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight H"» It is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. CONSTRUCTION. — From the point A to B draw the straight line AB (Post. 1). Upon AB describe the equilateral... ## The Elements of Euclid, containing the first six books, with a selection of ...

Euclides - 1874
...perpendicular to a plane, from a given point above it. Let A be the given point above the plane BH. It is required to draw from the point A a straight line perpendicular to the plane BH. Construction. In the plane BH draw any straight line BC, and in the... ## Elements of geometry, based on Euclid, Books 1-3

Edward Atkins - 1876
...point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line. It is required to draw from the point A a straight lino equal to BC. CONSTRUCTION. — From the point A to B draw the straight Draw AB. line AB (Post.... ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - Geometry - 1876 - 403 pages
...perpendicular to a plane, from a given point above it. Let A be the given point above the plane BH. It is required to draw from the point A a straight line perpendicular to the plane BH. In the plane draw any straight line BC, and from the point A draw AD... ## Elements of geometry, based on Euclid, Book 1

Edward Atkins - 1877
...point to draw a straight liiie equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line. It is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. CONSTRUCTION. — From the point A to B draw the straight line AB (Post. 1). Upon AB describe the equilateral... ## Euclid, book i., propositions i. to xxvi., with exercises and alternative ...

Euclides - 1877
...given straight line ; it is required to draw from A a straight line equal to BC. Construction. From A to B draw the straight line AB. (post 1) Upon AB describe the equilateral triangle ABD. (prop. 1) Produce the straight lines DA and DB to E and F. (post. 2) With B as centre, at the distance... ## Elements of Plane Geometry, Part 1

Thomas Hunter - Geometry, Plane - 1878 - 132 pages
...fyoint to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point and BC the given line; it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. point F as centre, and with the line FG as radius, describe the circle GEH; produce FA until it meets... 