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Things which are equal to the same thing are also equal to one another. 2. If equals be added to equals, the wholes are equal. 3. If equals be subtracted from equals, the remainders are equal. 4. Things which coincide with one another are equal to one...
The First Six Books with Notes - Page 3
by Euclid - 1822 - 179 pages

## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 518 pages
...magnitudes, unto ratios, viz. that a magnitude cannot be both greater and less than another. That those things which are equal to the same are equal to one another, is a most evident axiom when understood of magnitudes ; yet Euclid does not make use of it to infer...

## The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 5

...confound our two articles. " In the Celtic" says he, " the article an signifies the and that." But as things, which are equal to the same, are equal to one another, it is easy to prove, since an means that, and //•.- means that, that an and the are in the English...

## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopędia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1813
...any centre, at any distance irom that centre. jtiiams.—l. Things which are equal to the same ore equal to one another. 2. If equals be added to equals, the whiles ari equal. 3. \f equals be taken from equals, «le remainders aro equal. 4. If equals be added...

## Easy Introduction to Mathematics, Volume 2

Charles Butler - 1814
...ACE, BC is equal to BA, by the \5th definition; therefore CA,.CB are each of them equal to AB ; but things which are equal to the same are equal to one another, by the 1st' axiom; wherefore CA and CB are equal to one another, being each equal to AB ; consequently...

## The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany, Volume 76

English literature - 1814
...contrary, they are such 35, considered separately, do not afford room for a single inference. — That things which are equal to the same, are equal to one another, and that the whole is greater than its part, considered in themselves, are mere barren truisms. The...

## An Introduction to the Use of the Globes ... 3. Ed. Corr. and Enl

John Greig - 1816
...circles, because they divide the globe into unequal parts, called segments, as o C b and A ob B D. 2. Axioms.* 1. Things which are equal to the same, are equal to one another. * Axiom, implies a plain, self-evident troth or proposition, which is no sooner proposed but understood....

## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh ...

Euclides - 1816 - 528 pages
...magnitudes, unto ratios, viz. that a magnitude cannot be both greater and less than another. That those things which are equal to the same are equal to one another, is a most.evident axiom when understood of magnitudes ; yet Euclid does not make use of it to infer,...

## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid: With a ...

John Playfair - 1819 - 317 pages
...But it has been proved that CA is equal to AB ; therefore CA, CB are each of them equal to AB ; now things which are equal to the same are equal to one another .I. Axiom) ; therefore CA is equal to CB ; wherefore CA, AB, B are equal to one another ; and the triangle...