## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago Vitiated These Books, are Corrected, and Some of Euclid's Demonstrations are Restored. Also, The Book of Euclid's Data, in Like Manner Corrected. viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh and twelfthMathew Carey, and sold by J. Conrad & Company, S. F. Bradford, Birch & Small, and Samuel Etheridge. Printed by T. & G. Palmer, 116, High-Street., 1806 - Trigonometry - 518 pages |

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11 . third parts of them : therefore the B pyramid , the base of which is the F

square ABCD , is

but this last pyramid is greater than the cone which it contains ; therefore the

pyramid ...

11 . third parts of them : therefore the B pyramid , the base of which is the F

square ABCD , is

**half**of the pyramid upon the square described about the circle :but this last pyramid is greater than the cone which it contains ; therefore the

pyramid ...

Page 272

In the circle EFGH describe the square EFGH , therefore this square is greater

than the

altitude with the cone ; this pyramid is greater than

square ...

In the circle EFGH describe the square EFGH , therefore this square is greater

than the

**half**of the circle : upon the square EFGH erect a pyramid of the samealtitude with the cone ; this pyramid is greater than

**half**of the cone . For , if asquare ...

Page 273

tex with the cone * , the pyramid inscribed in the cone is

circumscribed about it , because they are to one another as their bases a : but the

cone is less than the circum- a 6. 12 . scribed pyramid ; therefore the pyramid ...

tex with the cone * , the pyramid inscribed in the cone is

**half**B. XII . of the pyramidcircumscribed about it , because they are to one another as their bases a : but the

cone is less than the circum- a 6. 12 . scribed pyramid ; therefore the pyramid ...

Page 337

3 . determination , is not greater than the square of AL the

the rectangle EA , AH is not greater than the square of AL , that is of KG : add to

each the square of KE ; therefore the square b of AK is not greater than the b 6.2

...

3 . determination , is not greater than the square of AL the

**half**of AB ; whereforethe rectangle EA , AH is not greater than the square of AL , that is of KG : add to

each the square of KE ; therefore the square b of AK is not greater than the b 6.2

...

Page 485

In a plane triangle , the sum of any two sides is to their difference , as the tangent

of

Let ABC be a plane triangle , the sum of any two sides , AB , AC will be to their ...

In a plane triangle , the sum of any two sides is to their difference , as the tangent

of

**half**the sum of the angles at the base , to the tangent of**half**their differ . ence .Let ABC be a plane triangle , the sum of any two sides , AB , AC will be to their ...

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Page 30 - Any two sides of a triangle are together greater than the third side.

Page 64 - To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts, may be equal to the square of the other part.

Page 30 - IF, from the ends of the side of a triangle, there be drawn two straight lines to a point within the triangle, these shall be less than the other two sides of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. Let...

Page 59 - PROP. VIII. THEOR. IF a straight line be divided into any two parts, tour times the rectangle contained by the whole line, and one of the parts, together with the square of the other part, is equal to the square of the straight line which is made up of the whole and that part.

Page 28 - If one side of a triangle be produced, the exterior angle is greater than either of the interior opposite angles.

Page 165 - If two triangles have one angle of the one equal to one angle of the other and the sides about these equal angles proportional, the triangles are similar.

Page 19 - THE angles at the base of an isosceles triangle are equal to one another : and, if the equal sides be produced, the angles upon the other side of the base shall be equal.

Page 191 - In right angled triangles, the rectilineal figure described upon the side opposite to the right angle, is equal to the similar, and similarly described figures upon the sides containing the right angle.

Page 39 - 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 sidef. For any rectilineal figure ABCDE can be divided into as many triangles as the figure has sides, by drawing straight lines from a point F within the figure to each of its angles.

Page 180 - Therefore, universally, similar rectilineal figures are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides.