Books Books To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts, may be equal to the square of the other part. The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ... - Page 60
by Robert Simson - 1806 - 518 pages ## The Educational Record of the Province of Quebec: The Medium ..., Volume 11

Education - 1891
...whole and that part together with the square on the other part. Prove this proposition. 8. Divide a straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 9. If a straight line be divided into any two parts,... ## Rider Papers on Euclid: Books i and Ii, Graduated and Arranged in Order of ...

Rupert Deakin - Euclid's Elements - 1891 - 79 pages
...half the line and of the square on the line made up of the half and the part produced. 11. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one part shall be equal to the square on the other. 12. In obtuse-angled triangles, if a perpendicular... ## A Higher Algebra

George Albert Wentworth - Algebra - 1891 - 521 pages
...area of which would be doubled by increasing its radius by 1 inch. 14. Divide a line 20 inches long into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one part may be equal to the square on the other part. 16. A can do some work in 9 hours less time than... ## Annual Report of the Chief Superintendent of Education

1891
...squares on one pair of opposite sides is equal to the sum of squares on the other pair. 4. (a) To divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by 5. If a straight line be divided into any two parts, the squares on the whole line andón one of the... ## Examinations Papers

1891
...squares on half the line bisected and on the line made up of the half and the part produced. 6. Divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained bv the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 7. If a diameter of... ## A Text-book of Geometrical Deductions: Corresponding to Euclid, book ..., Book 2

James Blaikie - 1892
...QS. CHAPTER II. PROBLEMS. § 39. Problems which follow directly from known propositions. 1. Divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the parts shall be equal to a given square. This is a converse problem to Euc. II. 1 4, and the following... ## A Text-book of Geometrical Deductions: Book I [-II] Corresponding to ..., Book 2

...half the line bisected, and on the line made up of the half and the part produced. 11. To divide a straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole line and one part shall be equal to the square on the other part. 12. In an obtuse-angled triangle,... ## Exercises in Stewart's Plane and Solid Geometry: With Solutions for Teachers

Seth Thayer Stewart - Geometry - 1893 - 225 pages
...intersection with О draw .L to diameter. Segments of diameter are sides of required CD. (P. x.) i9. Divide a straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may equal the square of a line given less than the line to be divided. I. Erect a .L at one end of... ## Annual Report of the Department of Education

...squares on one pair of opposite sides is equal to the sum of squares on the other pair. 4- (a) To divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one part shall be equal to the square on the other part, (b) Show that when a line is divided as in this... 