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 Elements of Euclid - Página 246por Euclid - 1838 - 416 páginasVista completa - Acerca de este libro
| Thomas Henry Huxley - 1914 - 344 páginas
...straight and crooked would have no more meaning to him, than red and blue to the blind. The axiom, that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another, is** only a particular case of the predication of similarity; if there were no impressions, it is obvious... | |
| William Henry Leffingwell - 1926 - 890 páginas
...mental characteristics will be alike, a logical deduction from the established scientific principle that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** During the past 15 or 20 years large groups of psychologists in all modern countries have been exploring... | |
| 1863 - 702 páginas
...insisted on by Mr. Lewes and others — namely, that alcohol replaced a certain amount of food ; and " as **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,"** he inferred that if a glass of ale was equal to a slice of mutton in its satisfying effect, and that... | |
| 1891 - 440 páginas
...or merely a pars minoris resistentue ? If tubercular, then they are the same in nature as lupus (as **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another).** But tuberculin tends to cure lupus, and tends to make chilblains worse ; hence if chilblains are tubercular... | |
| William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1845 - 610 páginas
...discovery, that both languages admit of the same Erse interpretation, upon the geometrical principle that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** This argument however depends for its validity on the accuracy of his remaining assumption, that the... | |
| Hargrave Jennings - 1977 - 150 páginas
...authority, if not possibly by the Egyptian documents yet undeciphered — which hypothesis is Euclidean. ' **Things which are equal to the same are equal to one another.** ' Now if the ' Mundane Egg ' be in the papyric rituals the equivalent to Sun, and that by other hieroglyphical... | |
| Arthur Edward Waite - 2013 - 508 páginas
...subsist ; but I have no part in those Wardens of the Gates who deny in their particular enthusiasm that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another,** since those Wardens are blind. The Catholic scheme of Masonry in its root-understanding and in its... | |
| 1857
...the Bermudas, and of 1 in 28 for the Mediterranean. Now, if we take into consideration the axiom that **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another** ; it follows that, in climates more or less similar, pneumonia and pleurisy together present a remarkable... | |
| Perry Fairfax Nursey - 1830
...pressure is " equal to the square of the time or velocity of the ascent." I learned at gchool, that " **things which are equal to the same are equal to one another"** (Euclid's Elemeuts, book 1); aud here we have a pressure equal to a double weight, and also equal to... | |
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