| Euclides - 1842
...squares of AC, CD. If therefore a straight line, &c. QED PROP. XI. PROB. To divide a given straight **line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts, shall be** equivalent to the square of the other part. Let AB be the given straight line : it is required to divide... | |
| John Playfair - 1842 - 317 Seiten
...the proposition is evident from this algebraical equality. PROP. XI. PROB. To divide a given straight **line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts,** may be equal to the square of the other part. Let AB be the given straight line ; it is required to... | |
| Scotland free church, gen. assembly - 1847
...the squares described on the other two sides, these sides contain a right angle. 3. Divide a given **line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole** line and one of the parts may be equal to the square of the other part. 4. The angle in a semicircle... | |
| 1844
...and each of the parts are together equal to the square of the whole line. 7. Divide a given straight **line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained...parts shall be equal to the square of the other part.** 8. If in a circle two straight lines cut one another, which do not both pass through the centre, they... | |
| John Playfair - 1844 - 317 Seiten
...straight line ; it is required to divide it into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by Ji ^j. **the whole, and one of the parts, shall be equal to the square of the other part.** Upon AB describe (46. 1.) the square ABDC ; bisect (10. 1.) AC in E, and join BE ; produce CA to F,... | |
| Great Britain. Council on Education - 1845
...the whole and that part, together with the square of the other part. 62. To divide a given straight **line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained...parts, shall be equal to the square of the other part.** 63. Show that if — B he substracted from A, the result is A + B. 64. Perform the operations indicated... | |
| Euclid - 1845 - 199 Seiten
...equal to the square of the other part. Let AB be the given straight line; it is required to divide it **into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by...parts, shall be equal to the square of the other part.** Upon AB describe* the square ABDC ; bisectf AC in • 46. i. E, and join BE; produce CA to F, and makeJ... | |
| Euclides - 1845
...equal to the square of the other part. Let AB be the given straight line. It is required to divide AB **into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by...parts, shall be equal to the square of the other part.** H KD Upon AB describe the square ACDB; (i. 46.) bisect AC in E, (i. 10.) and join BE, produce CA to... | |
| George Peacock - 1845
...the following problem. Its first case stated and solved. " To divide a given line into two such parts **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one...parts shall be equal to the square of the other."** If we call x the greater of the two parts, and, therefore, a - x the other, the equation will become... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - 1845 - 352 Seiten
...third partu of whioh are, by the same curolla'y, tli» PROP. XI. PROB. — To divide a given straight **line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts,** may be equal to the square of the other part. Let AB be the given straight line ; it is required to... | |
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