Elementary Plane Geometry: Inductive and Deductive

Ginn, 1903 - 144 páginas

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Página 68 - In any right-angled triangle, the square which is described on the side subtending the right angle is equal to the sum of the squares described on the sides which contain the right angle.
Página 95 - When it is affirmed (for instance) that " if two straight lines in a circle intersect each other, the rectangle contained by the segments of the one is equal to the rectangle contained by the segments of the other...
Página 42 - 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.
Página 40 - Thus when it is said that the sum of the three angles of any triangle is equal to two right angles, this is a theorem, the truth of which is demonstrated by Geometry.
Página 91 - If a straight line touch a circle, and from the point of contact a chord be drawn, the angles which this chord makes with the tangent are equal to the angles in the alternate segments.
Página 17 - Euclid's, and show by construction that its truth was known to us ; to demonstrate, for example, that the angles at the base of an isosceles triangle are equal...
Página 18 - If two angles of a triangle are equal, the sides opposite to these angles are equal 21 ^THEOREM 14.
Página 86 - The angle at the centre of a circle is double the angle at the circumference on the same arc.
Página 88 - The opposite angles of a quadrilateral inscribed in a circle are together equal to two right angles, with converse.
Página 96 - BC, contained by the whole of the cutting line, and the part of it without the circle, is equal to the square of BD which meets it ; therefore the straight line BD touches the circle ACD : (in.

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