| Thomas Blount - English language - 1707
...out of the Veins, &c. Extrejm and mean Proportion, a line is divided in Extream and mean Proportion , **when the whole line is to the greater Segment, as the greater** is to the lefs. Extremity , the end, edge," brink or border of a thing: alfo diflrefs. Extricate. (Lat.)... | |
| Electronic books - 1707 - 590 pages
...of the Veins, &c, Extreant an:l mian Proportion, a line is divided in Extream and mean Proportion , **when the whole line is to the greater Segment, as the greater** is to the lefs. Extremity , the end, edge," brink or border of a thing ; alfo diftrefs. Extricate.... | |
| Euclid - Euclid's Elements - 1789 - 296 pages
...fecond, of the fecond to the third, and fo on, to the laft. , 8. A right line is faid to be divided **in extreme and mean ratio, when the whole line is to the greater** fegment, as the greater fegment is to the lefs. PROP. PROP. I. Triangles and parallelograms, having... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 518 pages
...other, as the remaining side of this other is to the reK maining side of the first." III. A straight **line is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio, when the whole** is to the greater segment, as the greater segment is to the less. IV. The altitude of any figure is... | |
| John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 320 pages
...the other, as the remaining side of the other is to the remaining side of the first. III. A straight **line is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio, when the whole** is to the greater segment as the greater segment is to the less. IV. The altitude of any figure is... | |
| Sir John Leslie - Geometry, Analytic - 1809 - 542 pages
...the first to the third, the subtriplicate of the ratio of the first to the fourth, &c. 21. A straight **line is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio, when the** one segment is a mean proportional between the other segment and the whole line. To facilitate the... | |
| John Mason Good - 1813 - 722 pages
...the other, as the remaining side of this other is to the remaining side of the first. 3. A straight **line is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio, when the whole** is to the greater segment, as the greater segment is to the less. 4. The altitude of any figure is... | |
| Euclides - 1816 - 528 pages
...as the remaining side of this " oliver is to the remaining side of the first." III. A straight lipe **is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio,, when the whole** is to the greater segrnent, as the greater segment js to the less. IV. The altitude of any figure is... | |
| Euclid, John Playfair - Circle-squaring - 1819 - 348 pages
...of the second, as the remaining side of the second is to the remaining side of the first. A straight **line is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio, when the whole** is to the greater segment, as the greater segment is to the less. IV. The altitude of any figure is... | |
| Euclides - 1826 - 226 pages
...a side of the other, as the remaining side of this other is to the remaining side of the first. 3. **A right line is said to be cut in extreme and mean ratio when the whole** is to the greater segment as the greater segment is to the less. 4. The altitude of any figure is the... | |
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