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The diameter is the greatest straight line in a circle; and, of all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less. Let ABCD be a circle, of which...
The first six books of the Elements of Euclid, and propositions i.-xxi. of ... - Page 122
by Euclides - 1885

## The First Six Books: Together with the Eleventh and Twelfth

Euclid - 1781 - 552 pages
...line in a circfc ; .!, and, of all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the lefs. Let ABCD de a circle, of which the diameter is AD, and centre E ; and let BC be nearer to the...

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

Euclid, John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1795 - 462 pages
...line in a circle.; and, of all others, that which is' .nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than ., ;. : the left.- --v ' . ":V. .:." ..' Let ABCD be a circle, of w^hich the diameter is AD, and the centre E ;...

## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, with the Eleventh and ...

Alexander Ingram - Trigonometry - 1799 - 374 pages
...ftraight line in a circle ; and, of all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the lefs. Let ABCD be a circle, of which the diameter is AD, and be nearer to the greater than not a diameter,...

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

John Playfair - Mathematics - 1806 - 320 pages
...line in a circle ; and of all other lines that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less. Let ABCD be a circle, of which the diameter is AD, and the centre E ; and let BC be nearer to the centre...

## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 546 pages
...straight line in a circle; and, of all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less. •A 20. 1. Let ABCD be' a circle, of which the diameter is AD, and the centre E ; and let BC be nearer...

## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopędia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1813 - 714 pages
...straight line in a circle; and. uf all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater thin one more remote; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less, * Prop. XVI. Theor. The straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity...

## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh ...

Euclides - 1816 - 588 pages
...straight line in a circle ; and, of all others, that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote : and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less. , Let ABCD be a circle, of which the diameter is AD, and the centre E ; and let BC be nearer to the...

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

John Playfair - Circle-squaring - 1819 - 350 pages
...straight line in a cirele ; and of all others• that which is nearer to the centre is always greater than one more remote ; and the greater is nearer to the centre than the less. Let ABCD be a circle, of which the diameter is AD, and the centre E ; and let BC be nearer to the centre...