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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.
Geometry Without Axioms; Or the First Book of Euclid's Elements. With ... - Page 55
by Thomas Perronet Thompson - 1833 - 150 pages

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

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1762 - 466 pages
...two given ftraight lines to cut off a part equal to the lefs. Let AB and C be the two given ftraight lines, whereof AB is The greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C the lefs. *• *• *• From the point A draw • the ftraight line...

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

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1775 - 520 pages
...two given ftraight lines to cut off a part equal to the lefs. Let AB and C be the two given ftraight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C the lefs. From the point A draw * the ftraight line AD equal to C ;...

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

Euclid - 1781 - 550 pages
...two given ftraight lines to cut off a part equal to the lefs. Let AB and C be the two given ftraight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C the lefs. ,. ,. ,. From the point A draw • the ftraight line AD equal...

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

Alexander Ingram - Trigonometry - 1799 - 351 pages
...two given ftraight lines to cut off a part equal to the lefs. Let AB and C be the two given ftraight lines, whereof AB is the greater: It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the lefs tp "" From the point A draw a the ftraight I «•• I* B...

## The Elements of Euclid: Also the Book of Euclid's Data ...cor. viz. The ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1804
...two given ftraight lines to «ut off a part equal to the lefs. Let AB and C be the two given ftraight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C the lefs. i. 1• From the point A draw » the ftraight line AD equal...

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

John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 320 pages
...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 off a part equal to the...is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw* the straight line AD equal to C :...

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

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 518 pages
...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 off a part equal to the...the greater. It is required to cut off ( from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the less. a 2. 1. From the point A draw » the straight line AD equal...

## The Elements of Euclid; viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh ...

Euclides - 1814 - 558 pages
...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...