When a straight line standing on another straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the angles is called a right angle; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it. A course of geometrical drawing - Page 2by William Schofield Binns - 1861Full view - About this book
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...angle at a point, it may be expressed ' by a letter placed at that point ; as the angle at E.' VII. **When a straight line standing on another straight...stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it.** _____ VIII, Book I. An obtuse angle is that which is greater than a right angle. IX. An acute angle... | |
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...adjacent angles equal to one another, each of (lie angles is called и right angle; and the ira glu **line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it.** 11. An obtuse angle is that which is g cater than a right an^le. 12. Ли acute angle is that which... | |
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| George Lees - 1826 - 266 pages
...When a straight line AB, standing on another straight line CD, makes the adjacent angles ABC and ABD **equal to one another, each of the angles is called...stands on the other, is called a perpendicular to it.** •D OF GEOMETRY. with another CD, upon one side of it, are eitlier two right angles, or are, together,... | |
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