Books Books All the interior angles of any rectilineal figure, together with four right angles, are equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides. Euclid's Elements [book 1-6] with corrections, by J.R. Young - Page 41
by Euclides - 1838 ## Inductive Geometry, Or, An Analysis of the Relations of Form and Magnitude ...

Charles Bonnycastle - Geometry - 1834 - 631 pages
...expressed as the following proposition : "The interior angles of any closed plane figure are together equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides, minus four right angles." 206. And as a second application of the principle in question, or, which... ## Library of Useful Knowledge: Geometry, plane, solid, and spherical [by ...

Mathematics - 1835
...angle, is equal to two right angles (2.) ; all the interior angles, together with all the exterior angles, are equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has angles. But all the exterior angles are, by the former part of the proposition, equal to four right... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1835 - 316 pages
...by -f of one right angle. PROP. XXVI. THEOR. All the interior angles of any rectilineal figure, art equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides, wanting four right angles. For any rectilineal figure ABCDE can be divided into as many triangles as... ## The Element of Geometry

John Playfair - Geometry - 1836 - 114 pages
...triangles ; that is (Cor. 2. 3. 1.), together with four right angles. Therefore all the angles of the figure, together with four right angles, are equal...twice as many right angles as the figure has sides. COR. II. All the exterior angles of any rectilineal figure are together equal to four right angles.... ## The Teacher's Assistant in the "Course of Mathematics Adapted to the Method ...

Mathematics - 1836 - 472 pages
...triangle are equal to two right angles. Сон. 1. All the interior angles of any rectilineal figure are equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides, wanting four right angles» 2. All the exterior angles of any rectilineal figure are to. gether equal... ## Elements of Plane Geometry According to Euclid

Andrew Bell - Euclid's Elements - 1837 - 240 pages
...right angles (1. 13) ; therefore also the angles CBA, BAC, ACB, are equal to two right angles. COR. 1. — All the interior angles of any rectilineal...equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has be divided into as many triangles as the figure has sides, by drawing straight lines from a point F... ## Lessons on Form: Or, An Introduction to Geometry, as Given in a Pestalozzian ...

Charles Reiner - Geometry - 1837 - 215 pages
...vertex of these triangles = 4 rt. /.s; therefore, the sum 01 the interior angles of any polygon is equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides less [minus] four. M.—If the number of sides be three, four, five, six, seven, &c., what is the sum... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1837 - 329 pages
...two right angles, taken as many times, less two, as the polygon has sides (Prop. XXVI.) ; that is, equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides, wanting four right angles. Hence, the interior angles plus four right angles, is equal to twice as... ## A Treatise on Mensuration for the Use of Schools

Commissioners of National Education in Ireland - Measurement - 1837 - 262 pages
...you go along, as also the angles. angles, A, B, C, &c. of the figure together, and their sum must be equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides, wanting four right angles. But when the figure has a re-enterant angle, as F, measure the external... 