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" SIMILAR triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. "
The Elements of Euclid; viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh ... - Page 167
by Euclides - 1814
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The Elements of geometry; or, The first six books, with the eleventh and ...

Euclides - 1855
...and this has been proved of triangles (VI. 19). Therefore, universally, similar rectilineal figures are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. COROLLARY 2, — If to AB and FG, two of the homologous sides of the polygon, a third proportional...
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The Elements of Euclid, with many additional propositions, and explanatory ...

Euclides - 1855
...In like manner it may be proved, that similar four-sided figures, or figures of any number of sides, are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides, as has already been proved in the case of triangles. Therefore, universally, similar rectilineal figures...
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Cambridge examination papers: a suppl. to the University calendar, 1856-59

Cambridge univ, exam. papers - 1856
...are proportionals. Shew how this proposition may be proved by superposition as in Prop. 4, B. 1. 4. Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. What can you infer from this as to the ratio of squares to each other ? 5. Describe a rectilineal figure...
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National Society's Monthly Paper

1857
...the base, the triangles on each^side of it are similar to the whole triangle and to one another. 2. Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. 3. The rectangle contained by the diagonals of a quadrilateral inscribed in a circle is equal to both...
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Middle-class education. 2

Middle-class education - 1857
...the algebraical expression for the mean proportional between two given quantities ? 19. Prove that similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. 20. Show that, if an equilateral triangle be inscribed in a circle, the square of its side is equal...
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Considerations on the Suggestions of the University Commissioners with ...

Henry Latham - 1857 - 59 pages
...triangle. 7. Give Dcf. 5, Book V. of Euclid, and shew whether the areas 3, 4, 7, 8 are proportionals. Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. Shew how to inscribe a rectangle DEFG in a triangle ABC, so that the angles D, E may be in the straight...
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Some account of the origin and objects of the new Oxford examinations for ...

sir Thomas Dyke Acland (11th bart.) - 1858
...the algebraical expression for the mean proportional between two given quantities ? 19. Prove that similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. 20. Show that, if an equilateral triangle be inscribed in a circle, the square of its side is equal...
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Examination papers used at the examinations for admission to the Royal ...

Sandhurst roy. military coll - 1859 - 1869 pages
...Extract the square root of 321489. Voluntary Portion. 1. To describe a circle about a given square. 2. Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides. 3. One of the two digits of a number is double the other, and if 27 be added to the number the digits...
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Elements of Geometry and Mensuration: With Easy Exercises, Designed for ...

Thomas Lund - Geometry - 1859 - 362 pages
...= / a, JP -# a, tt/ DX * Sometimes called 'homologous sides'. 'f- Euclid's enunciation of this is: 'Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides'. X zB=z&, zC=zc; then AB, ab being any two corresponding, or homologous, sides, the triangle ABC shall...
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Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - Geometry, Plane - 1860 - 361 pages
...angles proportionals, they are similar to one another. In the same manner a rectilineal figure of six sides may be described upon a given straight line similar to one given, and so on. QEF PROPOSITION XIX. THEOREM. Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their...
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