| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1775 - 520 pages
...the other part. Let AB be the given ftraight line ; it is required to divide it into two parts, fo **that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts,** fhall be equal to the fquare of the other part. Upon AB deferibe * the fquare ABDC ; bifect b AC in... | |
| Euclid - 1781 - 520 pages
...look II, k 10 i. e SI 46.".. *47-IPRO P. XI. PRO B. TO divide a given ftraight line into two parts, fo **that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts,** fhall be equal to the fquare of the other part. Let AB be the given ftraight line ; it is required... | |
| Alexander Ingram - Trigonometry - 1799 - 351 pages
...*• 11 B Let AB be the given ftraight line ; it is required to divide CoIK II. it into two parts, fo **that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts,** fhall be equal to the fquare of the other part. Upon AB defcribe » the fquare ABDC ; bifea b AC in... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1804
...of the other part. Let AB be the given ftraight line; it is required to divide it into two parts, fo **that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts,** fhall be equal to the fquare of the other part. Upon AB defcribe » the fquare ABDC, bifect b AC in... | |
| John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 311 pages
...PROP. X. PROB. TO bisect a given finite straight line, that is, to divide it into two equal parts. Let **AB be the given straight line ; it is required to divide it into two** equal parts. Describe* upon it an equilateral triangle ABC, and bi- a 1.1. sectb the angle ACB by the... | |
| John Mason Good - 1813
...and the part produced. Prop. XI. Prob. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that thé **rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts, shall be equal to the square of the other part.** Prop. XII. Theor. In obtuse angled triangles, if a perpendicular be drawn from any of the acute angles... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 428 pages
...It is required to divide a line, of 20 inches in length, into two such parts, that the rectangle of **the whole and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other.** Ans. 10/5 — 10 5. It is required to divide the number 60 into two such parts, that their product... | |
| Euclides - 1816 - 528 pages
...PROP. X. .PROB. To bisect a given finite straight line, that is, to divide it into two equal parts. Let **AB be the given straight line ;, it is required to divide it into two** equal parts. Describe11 upon it an equilateral triangle ABC, and bi- • 1. 1. *ectb the angle ACB... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...It is required to divide a line, of 20 inches in length, into two such jiarts that the rectangle of **the whole and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other.** Ans. lOv/6-10 5. It is required to divide the number 60 into two such parts, that their product shall... | |
| John Mason Good - 1819
...made up of the half and the part produced. Prop. XI. Prob. To divide a given straight lint into tu'o **parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts, shall be equal** tu the fquare of the other part. Prop. XII. Theor. In obtuse angled triangles, if a perpendicular be... | |
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