Tin; rectangle, contained by the diagonals of a quadrilateral inscribed in a circle, is equal to the sum of the rectangles contained by its opposite sides. Science Examination Papers - Page 248by Great Britain. Education Department. Department of Science and Art - 1899Full view - About this book
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