## Euclid's plane geometry, practically applied; book i, with explanatory notes, by H. Green1863 |

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**measuring**, as the word denotes ( from gee , earth , or land , and metron , a**measure**) , was in its origin an Art and not a Science : it embraced a system of rules , more or less complete , for performing the simpler operations of land ... Página 10

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**measured**by the number of units of length contained in it ; -as , 5 inches ; 9 feet ; 13 miles .. 3 . The Extremities ( extremus , outermost ) , of a line are points . 4. A straight line is that which lies evenly between its extreme ... Página 11

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**measured**by the number of de- grees in the arc of a circle , of which the centre is at the angular point , and the arc cuts the lines forming the angle : thus the arc ec is the**measure**of the angle EDC ; arc eg , of angle EDG , & c . A ... Página 12

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**measure**- ment of angles , by laying the centre C at the angular point , and the edge CB , or AB , along one line of the angle , and then noting un- der what degree the other passes the arc between the two lines is the**measure**of D 90 80 ... Página 13

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**measurement**of angles from any point to distant objects , several instruments have been constructed : as the Sextant ...**measure**of the angle ACB . 19. A segment of a circle , ( segmentum , a cutting , a slice ) , is the figure contained ...### Términos y frases comunes

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Página 36 - If two triangles have two angles of the one equal to two angles of the other, each to each, and also one side of the one equal to the corresponding side of the other, the triangles are congruent.

Página 17 - If a straight line meets two straight lines, so as to make the two interior angles on the same side of it taken together less than two right angles...

Página 17 - Things which are equal to the same thing are equal to one another. 2. If equals be added to equals, the wholes are equal. 3. If equals be taken from equals, the remainders are equal. 4. If equals be added to unequals, the wholes are unequal. 5. If equals be taken from unequals, the remainders are unequal. 6. Things which are double of the same are equal to one another.

Página 41 - We assume that but one straight line can be drawn through a given point parallel to a given straight line.

Página 13 - A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.

Página 16 - LET it be granted that a straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.

Página 54 - To a given straight line to apply a parallelogram, which shall be equal to a given triangle, and have one of its angles equal to a given rectilineal angle.

Página 21 - If two angles of a triangle be equal to one another, the sides also which subtend, or are opposite to, the equal angles, shall be equal to one another.

Página 22 - Upon the same base, and on the same side of it, there cannot be two triangles that have their sides which are terminated in one extremity of the base, equal to one another, and likewise those which are terminated in the other extremity.

Página 12 - When a straight line standing on another straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the angles is called a right angle ; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it.