## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry |

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Then , in the two triangles BAG , DEF , the angles R and E are equal , being right angles , the side BA = ED by hypothesis , and the side BG = ĚF by construction :

Then , in the two triangles BAG , DEF , the angles R and E are equal , being right angles , the side BA = ED by hypothesis , and the side BG = ĚF by construction :

**consequently**, AG = DF ( Prop . V. Cor . ) . But , by hypothesis AC = DF ... Page 32

angles , is equal to twice as many right angles as the polygon has sides , and

angles , is equal to twice as many right angles as the polygon has sides , and

**consequently**, equal to the sum of the interior angles plus the exterior angles . Taking from each the sum of the interior angles , and there remains the ... Page 33

Cor . 2. ) ; moreover , the side DB is common , and the side AB = DC ; hence the triangle ABD is equal to the triangle DBC ( Prop . V. ) ; therefore , the side AD is equal to BC , the angle ADB = DBC , and

Cor . 2. ) ; moreover , the side DB is common , and the side AB = DC ; hence the triangle ABD is equal to the triangle DBC ( Prop . V. ) ; therefore , the side AD is equal to BC , the angle ADB = DBC , and

**consequently**AD is parallel to ... Page 40

m m m m M Let M and N be any two magnitudes , and N and be like parts of each : then will M : N :: MUM : NUN : For , it is obvious that Mx ( NEN , M ) = Nx ( M + Msince each is equal to M.N + N.M

m m m m M Let M and N be any two magnitudes , and N and be like parts of each : then will M : N :: MUM : NUN : For , it is obvious that Mx ( NEN , M ) = Nx ( M + Msince each is equal to M.N + N.M

**Consequently**, the four quan tities are ... Page 41

In all cases , the same chord FG belongs to two arcs , FGH , FEG , and

In all cases , the same chord FG belongs to two arcs , FGH , FEG , and

**consequently**also to two segments : but the smaller one is always meant , unless tbe contrary is expressed . Note . When reference is made from one proposition to D ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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