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From the greater of two given straight lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater.
The Elements of Euclid. Books I.-VI.; XI. 1-21 XII. 1-2. A New Text, Based ... - Page 6
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## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

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...line AL has been drawn equal to the given straight line BC. Which was to be done. PROP. III. PROB. FROM the greater of two given straight lines to cut...less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off ( from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the...

## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

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...AL has been drawn equal to the given straight line BC. Which was to be done. PROP. III. PROB. f . 1 FROM the greater of two given straight lines to cut...less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the less....

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...line AL has been drawn equal to the given straight line BC. Which was to-be done. PROP. HI. PROB. FR0M the greater of two given straight lines to cut off a part equal to the less. • 2. i. From the point A draw 3 thel ^ Jr Ip -n Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof...

## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid: With a ...

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...line AL has been drawn equal to the given straight line1 BC. Which was to be done. PROP. III. PROB. From the greater of two given straight lines to cut...less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the less....

## A Popular Course of Pure and Mixed Mathematics ...: With Tables of ...

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...been drawn equal to the given straight Une BC. • Which was to be done. Proposition III. Problem. From the greater of two given straight lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and С be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB the...

## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

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...line BC. Whieh was to be done. PROP. III. PROB. From the greater of two given straight lines to eut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given Straight lines, whereof AB is the 'greater. It is required to eut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C,the less....

## Elements of Geometry, Containing the First Six Books of Euclid

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...given, to cut off from the greater a part equal to the less. Let AB and c be two unequal given right lines of which AB is the greater : it is required to cut off from the greater, AB, a right line equal to с, the less. Draw from the point A a " *• i. right line,...

## Euclid's Elements of geometry, transl. To which are added, algebraic ...

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...the less. • 2. i. right line, AD, equal to c; a and from Let AB and c be two unequal given right lines of which AB is the greater: it is required to cut off from the greater, AB, a right line equal to c, the less. Draw from the point A a the centre, A, with the...