### Contents

 Section 1 xxx Section 2 xxxv
 Section 3 xliv Section 4

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Page xxiv - If two triangles have two sides of the one equal to two sides of the other, each to each, but the base of the one greater than the base of the other; the angle also contained by the sides of that which has the greater base, shall be greater than the angle contained by the sides equal to them of the other.
Page xx - Therefore any two sides, &c. QED PROP. XXI. THEOR. If, from the ends of the side of a triangle, there be drawn two straight lines to a point within the triangle, these shall be less than, the other two sides of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle.
Page xxiv - IF two triangles have two angles of one equal to two angles of the other, each to each ; and one side equal to one side, viz. either the sides adjacent to the equal angles, or...
Page xli - To a given straight line to apply a parallelogram, which shall be equal to a given triangle, and have one of its angles equal to a given rectilineal angle.
Page xliii - The complements of the parallelograms, which are about the diameter of any parallelogram, are equal to one another. Let ABCD be a parallelogram, of which the diameter is AC...
Page xxxviii - TRIANGLES upon the same base, and between the same parallels, are equal to one another.
Page xxi - To make a triangle of which the sides shall be equal to three given straight lines, but any two whatever of these must be greater than the third (20.
Page xl - If a parallelogram and a triangle be upon the same base, and between the same parallels; the parallelogram shall be double of the triangle.
Page xxxviii - Triangles upon equal bases, and between the same parallels, are equal to one another.