| Education - 1859
...of section, is equal to the square of half the line. 10. Divide a straight line into two parts, so **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square of the other part. JULIUS CAESAR. 1. Write a short account of the author... | |
| Sandhurst roy. military coll - 1859 - 1869 pages
...straight lines toward the same parts are themselves equal. 3. To divide a straight line into two parts so **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square on the other part. 4. In a circle the angle in a semicircle is a right... | |
| Royal college of surgeons of England - 1860
...parallelograms about the diameter of a square are squares. 8. Divide a given straight line into two such parts, **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square of the other part. 9. If the middle points of the sides of a given equilateral... | |
| Philip Kelland - 1860
...together. Eequired their rates of running. 19. To divide a line 12 inches long into two such parts **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** may be equal to the square of the other part. (Euclid, 2, 11). 20. To divide a given line (a) into... | |
| War office - 1861
...triangle are together greater than the third. 2. To divide a given straight line into two parts so **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square on the other part. If the given line be a foot long, compute the lengths... | |
| Alfred Wrigley - Mathematics - 1862 - 294 pages
...the diameter drawn from one of these points. 71. 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 a given line, which is less than the line to be divided. 72. To draw... | |
| Euclides - 1862
...Given. — Let AB be the given straight line. Sought. — It is required to divide AB into two parts, so **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square on the other part. Construction. — 1. Upon AB describe the square ABDC.... | |
| University of Oxford - Education, Higher - 1863
...side of the base shall be equal to one another. 3. 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 on the other part. 4. The opposite sides and angles of a parallelogram are... | |
| Woolwich roy. military acad - 1864
...an equilateral triangle. 8. Draw a straight line 2'76 inches long, and divide it into two parts, so **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square of the other part. FREE-HAND DRAWING. REV. W. KINGSLBY, BD [NB — The... | |
| Henry White - 1864
...with twice the rectangle contained by the parts. 5. Divide a given straight line into two parts, so **that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts** shall be equal to the square of the other part. 6. Draw a straight line from a given point, either... | |
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