| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 546 pages
...point. II. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. , III. **And that a circle may be- described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** AXIOMS. I. THINGS which are equal to the same are equal to one another. II. If equals be added to equals,... | |
| John Playfair - Mathematics - 1806 - 320 pages
...II. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. HI. And thai **a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** AXIOMS. , I. THINGS which are equal to the same thing are equal to one another. II. If equals be added... | |
| John Mason Good - 1813 - 714 pages
...other point. 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. 3. **And that a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance** irom that centre. jtiiams.—l. Things which are equal to the same ore equal to one another. 2. If... | |
| Euclides - 1816 - 588 pages
...other point. II. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. III. **And that a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** AXIOMS. I. THINGS which are equal to the same are equal to one another. II. . If equals be added to... | |
| John Playfair - Circle-squaring - 1819 - 350 pages
...other point. II. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. III. **And that a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** AXIOMS. I. THINGS which are equal to the same thing are equal to one another. II. If equals be added... | |
| Peter Nicholson - Mathematics - 1825 - 1046 pages
...other point. 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. 3. **That a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** AXIOMS. 1. Thingi which ate equal to the same are equal to one another. 2. If equals be added to equals... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1827 - 546 pages
...other point. If. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. III. **And that a circle may be described from any centre at any distance from that centre.** AXIOMS. I. * THINGS which are equal to the same thing, are equal to one another. II. If equals be added... | |
| Timothy Walker - Geometry - 1829 - 138 pages
...terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. i « f 3. Let it be granted **that a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** The moderns, as Legendre, for example, are not thus scrupulous; but constantly suppose lines to be... | |
| John Playfair - Geometry - 1829 - 210 pages
...other point. 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. 3. **That a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre.** 4. That a straight line which meets one of two parallel straight lines may oe produced till it meet... | |
| John Claudius Loudon, Edward Charlesworth, John Denson - Natural history - 1834 - 698 pages
...book marks an epoch in the progress of natural history in Britain. One of Euclid's postulates is, " **a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre:"** so, in nature, there is not an object which may not become the centre of a thousand associating circumstances.... | |
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