Again ; the mathematical postulate, that " things which are equal to the same are equal to one another," is similar to the form of the syllogism in logic, which unites things agreeing in the middle term. The London Magazine - Page 455by John Scott, John Taylor - 1827Full view - About this book
| Euclides - 1846
...But it has been shewn that BC is equal to BG; therefore AL and BC are each of them equal to BG : And **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another** ; therefore the straight line AL is equal to BC. Wherefore from the given point A a straight line AL... | |
| J. D. Morell - Philosophy - 1847
...judgments, as we have seen in our analysis of Locke, are at first particular and concrete. The axiom, " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** never suggests itself to a child's mind ; and yet as soon as reason is developed enough to observe... | |
| Bengal (India) - 1848
...but belong to a higher and larger science. As examples of such axioms he gives that of mathematics, " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** which can equally well be applied to logic, thereby insinuating that the observations of "philosophia... | |
| Bengal council of educ - 1848
...but belong to a higher and larger science. As examples of such axioms he gives that of mathematics, " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** which can equally well be applied to logic, thereby insinuating that the observations of " philosophia... | |
| Secularism - 1849
...be paid as well as yours, and I should have dŁ20,000 a-year instead of 4s. a-day; becanse you see **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.'** The Spectator, of April 28, 1849, says — '"Genins" consists in a special capacity for some particular... | |
| Richard Dawes - Teaching - 1849 - 184 pages
...which many of them would turn to a good purpose. Even a knowledge of the axioms of Euclid, such as " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another."** If equals be added to equals the wholes are equal. If equals be added to unequals, the wholes are unequal,... | |
| Euclides - 1849
...BA: But it has been proved that CA is equal to AB; therefore CA, CB are each of them equal to AB; but **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another** (Axiom 1.) ; therefore CA is equal to cu; wherefore CA. AB, BC are equal to one another; and the triangle... | |
| H. H. Munro - Logic - 1850 - 237 pages
...the basis on which the syllogism is founded. They bear some analogy to the mathematical axioms : — **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,** and things of which one is equal and the other not equal to the same, are not equal to one another.... | |
| Francis Bacon - 1850
...similar to that of music termed the declining of a cadence. Again; the mathematical postulate, that **"things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** is similar to the form of the syllogism in logic, which unites things agreeing in the middle term.... | |
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