## The Elements of Euclid |

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PostuBCD , and from the centre B , at late . the distance BA , describe the A circle ACE ; and from the point B E C , in which the circles cut one another ,

PostuBCD , and from the centre B , at late . the distance BA , describe the A circle ACE ; and from the point B E C , in which the circles cut one another ,

**draw**the straight lines b b 2. Post . CA , CB to the points A , B ; ABC shall ... Page 16

Wherefore from the given point A a straight line AL has been

Wherefore from the given point A a straight line AL has been

**drawn**equal to the given straight line BC . Which was to be done . sh E NO th ... point A**draw**a the straight line AD equal to C ; and from the centre A , and at the disb 3. Page 22

51 P To

51 P To

**draw**a straight line at right angles to a given straight line , from a given point in the same . 1 21 9 " pe PO 06 1 C 2 Let AB be , a given straight line , and C a point given in it : See Note . it is required to**draw**... Page 23

D B с A TO

D B с A TO

**draw**a straight line perpendicular to a given straight line of an unlimited length , from a given point without it . ai Let AB be the given straight line , which may be produced to any length both ways , and let C be a point ... Page 36

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TO

**draw**a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line . Let A be the given point , and BC the given straight line ; it is required to**draw**a straight line through the point A , parallel E А F to the straight ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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