# First Steps in Geometry: A Series of Hints for the Solution of Geometrical Problems with Notes on Euclid, Useful Working Propositions and Many Examples

Longmans, Green, and Company, 1887 - Geometry - 180 pages
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### Contents

 SECTION 1 Geometrical Deductions 2 Construction 4 Analysis and Synthesis 9 Theorems 15 Problems 23 Problems on Maxima and Minima 29
 NonEuclidian Devices 37 Perimeters of Triangles 42 Problems on Loci 47 Intersection Problems 61 Problems about Shape 66 SECTION II 71 Notes on Euclids Second Book 119

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