Books Books The angle in a semicircle is a right angle ; the angle in a segment greater than a semicircle is less than a right angle ; and the angle in a segment less than a semicircle is greater than a right angle. Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ... - Page 144
by Robert Potts - 1876 - 403 pages ## A Treatise of Practical Surveying: Which is Demonstrated from Its First ...

Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1806 - 452 pages
...angle ADB is less than half a semicircle, and consequently less than a right angle, fig. 26. Cor. 4. An angle in a segment less than a semicircle, is greater than a right angle, for since the arc AEC is greater than a semicircle, its half, which is the measure of the angle ABC,... ## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 518 pages
...bisected in D. Which was to be clone. C PROP. XXXI. THEOR. IN a circle, the angle in a semicircle is a right angle ; but the angle in a segment greater than a semicircle is less than a right angle ; and the angle in a segment less than a semicircle is greater than a right... ## A Treatise of Practical Surveying, ...

Robert Gibson - 1808 - 440 pages
...angle ADB is less than half a semicircle, and consequently less than a right angle, fig. 26. Cor. 4. An angle in a segment less than a semicircle, is greater than a right angle, for since the arc AEC is greater than a semicircle, 'its half, which is the measure of the angle ABC,... ## The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ...

Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1811 - 592 pages
...angle ADB is less than half a semicircle, and consequently less than a right angle. Fig. sr. Cor. 4 An angle in a segment less than a semicircle, is greater than a right angle, for since the arc AEC is greater than a semicircle, its half, which is the measure of the angle ABC,... ## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1813 - 722 pages
...is, to divide it into two equal parts. Prop. XXXI. Theor. In a circle, the angle in a semicircle is a right angle; but the angle in a segment greater than a semicircle is less than a right angle; and the angle in a segment less than a semicircle is greater than a right... ## The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ...

Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1814 - 556 pages
...angle ADBis less than half a semicircle, and consequently less than a right angle. Fig. У!. Cor. 4. An angle in a segment less than a semicircle, is greater than a right angle, for since the arc AEC is greater than a semicircle, its half, which is the measure of the angle ABC,... ## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh ...

Euclides - 1816 - 528 pages
...is bisected in D. Which was to be done. PROP. XXXI. THEOR. IN a circle, the angle in a semicircle is a right angle; but the angle in a segment greater than a semicircle is less than a right angle ; and the angle in a segment less than a semicircle is greater than a right... ## A Treatise on Practical Surveying: Which is Demonstrated from Its First ...

Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1818 - 478 pages
...angle ADB is less than half a semicircle, and consequently less than a right angle. fig. 26. Cor. 4. An angle in a segment less than a semicircle, is greater than a right angle, for since the arc AEC is greater than a semicircle, its half which is the measure of the angle ABC,... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid: With a ...

John Playfair - 1819 - 317 pages
...the angle in a semicircle is a right angle ; but the angle in a segment greater than a semicircle is less than a right angle ; and the angle in a segment...semicircle is greater than a right angle. Let ABCD be a cir.de, of which the diameter is BC, and centre E ; draw CA dividing the circle into the segments ABC,... 