| Geography - 1867 - 960 pages
...OüTUSE-ütOLSD, Having one obtuse angle, and, of necessity, twoacuteangles. Now, as the three interior **angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles or** 180 degrees, and as an obtuse angle is any angle greater than a right angle or 90 degrees, while an... | |
| John Wright (Mathematician) - Perspective - 1772 - 302 pages
...ninety degrees. The ambiguity is avoided, if the fum of the other two angles be known ; becaufe [32. IJ **the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles.** PROP. V. THEOR. Fig. 14. 5. The fum of any fwofides, BA.and AC, of any triangle ABC, is to the difference... | |
| Leonhard Euler - Science - 1802 - 696 pages
...impoffible to draw any concluiion, with refpect to real objects : thus, when I have demonftrated that **the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles,** this is a property belonging only to an abilract triangle, and not at all to one really exifting. But... | |
| English literature - 1810 - 556 pages
...ever been deduced. If we could demonftrate, independently of all confideration of parallel lines, that **the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles,** the object in view would be accomplifhed, and the difficulty, in this part of the Elements, would be... | |
| Charles Butler - 1814 - 568 pages
...draw DF parallel to CE, and ECDF will be the rectangle contained by A and B, as was required ". « **The three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles** (Enclid 38. 1.) that is, to 180°; wherefore if the sum of two angles of a triangle be subtracted from... | |
| John Playfait - 1822
...ever been deduced. If we could demonstrate, independently of all consideration of parallel lines, that **the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles,** the object in view would be accomplished, and the difficulty, in this pait of the Elements, would be... | |
| John Playfair - Science - 1822 - 552 pages
...ever been deduced. If we could demonstrate, independently of all consideration of parallel lines, that **the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles,** the object in view would be accomplished, arid the difficulty, in this part of the Elements, would... | |
| Science - 1826 - 628 pages
...line, are true for the perpendicular. The Problem for drawing parallel lines may follow here. Theorem. **The three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles.** For a demonstration, see any treatise on geometry. Theorem. Lacroix, No. 54. The parts AC and BD, (fig.... | |
| Pierce Morton - Geometry - 1830 - 584 pages
...notwithstanding, of opinion, that the grand truth with which it is so intimately connected, viz., that " **the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles,"** may be referred to the general principle of liomogeneity. Of this it is unnecessary to suy more in... | |
| Industrial arts - 1831 - 532 pages
...It has been before proved that the angle ADe is an acute angle of 90 degrees, whence it follows that **as the three angles of a triangle are together equal to two right angles,** the remaining angle fh D must likewise be an acute angle of 90 degrees, and, as before, since the two... | |
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