## Euclidian Geometry |

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**Euclid's**order as far as is necessary to allow of the proofs given being substituted for those of**Euclid**in Examinations . How important this is must be at once apparent to all who are conversant with Examinations either at Schools or ... Page vi

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**Euclid's**treatment of ratio and proportion is objected to as being only adapted to the grasp of the advanced geometrician ; one of the great difficulties to be encountered by a student attempting to master**Euclid's**Fifth Book being that ... Page vii

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**Euclid's**second and eight following propositions should be shewn to be deducible from the first one . This has accordingly been done , the method being applicable to all propositions which are the geometrical interpretation of ... Page viii

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**Euclid's**proofs and others without necessarily displacing**Euclid**as a text - book . I think that there would thus be found no difficulty in conducting examinations under it , and this opinion is shared by Mr F. C. Wace , M.A. , Fellow ... Page x

Francis Cuthbertson. X TABLE I. Shewing the Classification of Subjects . E.G.

Francis Cuthbertson. X TABLE I. Shewing the Classification of Subjects . E.G.

**Euclid**. E.G.**Euclid**. E.G.**Euclid**. PLANE GEOMETRY . Quad . and Mult . Figs . Book II . Book I. 26 .34 Rectangles . ... Intrn II Cor . 27 46 Cor . I 28 2 St ...### Other editions - View all

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Algebra Arithmetic base BEGINNERS Cambridge centre chord Christ's College circumference cloth Conic Sections Crown 8vo Describe a circle diagonals diameter divided ELEMENTARY TREATISE English equiangular equilateral Euclid Examples Extra fcap GEOMETRY given angle given circle given point given straight line Grammar greater H Let Hence inscribed intersecting isosceles triangle John's College Latin Let ABC line bisecting locus magnitudes Mathematical meet Owens College parallel parallelogram perimeter perpendicular plane PROBLEM produced Professor proportional PROPOSITION radius ratio rect rectangle rectangle contained rectilineal figure regular polygon render respectively revised rhombus right angles Schools Second Edition segment Similarly squares on AC straight line joining student tangent THEOREM TRIGONOMETRY twice rectangle twice the squares Uppingham School vertex

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Page 157 - The first of four magnitudes is said to have the same ratio to the second, which the third has to the fourth, when any equimultiples whatsoever of the first and third being taken, and any equimultiples whatsoever of the second and fourth ; if the multiple of the first be less than that of the second, the multiple of the third is also less than that of the fourth...

Page 15 - ... and the principles on which the observations made with these instruments are treated for deduction of the distances and weights of the bo.iits of the Solar System, and of a few stars, omitting all minutiit of Elementary Class- Books — continued. formulcE, and all troublesome details of calculation.