## The Elements of Euclid |

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**PROP**. III . PROB . t + FROM the greater of two given straight lines to cut off a part equal to the less . Let AB and C be the two given straight lines , whereof AB is the ... Page 26

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Book 1

**PROP**. XVI . THEOR . IF one side of a triangle be produced , the exterior angle is greater than either of the interior opposite angles . a 10. 1 . Y D b 15. 1 . Let ABC be a triangle , and let its side BC be produced to D ... Page 30

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**PROP**. XXIII . PROB . 1 AT a given point to a given straight line , to make a rectilineal angle equal to a given rectilineal angle . 1 22. 1 . Let AB be the given straight line , and A the given point in it , and DCE the given ... Page 92

**PROP**. XXX . PROB . TO bisect a given circumference , that is , to divide it into two equal parts . 1 Let ADB be the given circumference , it is required to bisect it . a 10.1 . Join AB , and bisect , it in C ; from the point C draw CD ... Page 115

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**PROP**. XIV . PROB . TO describe a circle about a given equilateral and cquiangular pentagon . Let ABCDE be the given equilateral and equiangular pentagon ; it is required to describe a circle about it .### What people are saying - Write a review

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