A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such, that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another : 16. The First Six Books with Notes - Page 2by Euclid - 1822 - 179 pagesFull view - About this book
| Euclides - 1861
...is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all st. **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** Ax. 1. Things which are equal to the same thing, are equal to one another. Def. 7, IV. A st. line is... | |
| James Smith - Circle-squaring - 1861 - 200 pages
...enclosed by one line, which is called the circumference of the circle, it is such, that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** This point within the figure is called the centre of the circle. A straight line drawn through the... | |
| Euclides - 1862
...plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such, that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure...centre of the circle. 17. A diameter of a circle is a** straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways oy the circumference. 18. A semicircle... | |
| Euclides - 1862
...plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** XVI. And this point is called the centre of the circle. XVII. XVIII. A semicircle is the figure contained... | |
| Euclides - 1863
...piano figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** XVI. And this point is called the centre of the circle. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a straight... | |
| Euclides - 1864
...plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** And this point is called the center of the circle. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| James A. Christie - 1865
...plane figure, contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** And this point is called the centre of the circle. The diameter of a circle is a straight line passing... | |
| Euclides - 1865
...plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** XVI. And this point is called the centre of the circl*. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a straight... | |
| Walter Marsham Adams - 1866
...plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** And this point is called the centre of the circle " (1.) (AB=AP.) The definitions correspond exactly.... | |
| Edward Clarke Lowe - 1866
...contained (or bounded) by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** 1C. And this point is called the centre of the circle. 17. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
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