| Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons - Bills, Legislative - 1861
...Mathematics as a subject of examination. A.— PURE MATHEMATICS. No. 1. 1. To a given straight line **apply a parallelogram, which shall be equal to a given triangle, and have** one of its angles equal to a given rectilineal angle. 2. A segment of a circle being given, describe... | |
| ...properties as presented by him. The problem in Euclid I. 44 is " to apply to a given straight line **a parallelogram which shall be equal to a given triangle and have** one of its angles equal to a given rectilineal angle." The solution of this clearly gives the means... | |
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