Books Books PROB. from a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line : it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. Elements of Plane Geometry - Page 26
by Thomas Hunter - 1878 - 132 pages ## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1806 - 518 pages
...upon the given straight line AB. Which was required to be done. PROP. II. PROB. FROM a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line ; it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. From the point... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 320 pages
...upon the given straight line AB. Which was required to be done. PROP. II. PROB. • FROM a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line ; it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal to BC. Book I. d 3. Pott,... ## The Elements of Euclid; viz. the first six books, together with the eleventh ...

Euclides - 1814 - 558 pages
...straight line equal, to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line; it is required to draw from the point A a straight line equal toBC. Froin the point A to B draw 0 /^ ix 1\ 'i Poet. the straight line AB; and upon it describeb the... ## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh ...

Euclides - 1816 - 528 pages
...Wherefore straight lines, &c. QED PROP. XXXI. PROS. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line; it is required to draw a straight l/ A ' IT line through the point A, parallei to the... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid: With a ...

John Playfair - 1819 - 317 pages
...described upon the given straight line AH Which was required to be done. PROP. II. PROB. From a given point to draw a straight line equal to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line ; it is required to draw, from the point A, a straight line equal to BC. From the point... ## Geometrical Problems Deducible from the First Six Books of Euclid, Arranged ...

Miles Bland - Euclid's Elements - 1819 - 444 pages
...PROBLEMS. . •' <.' ''/:•' . SECT. I. (1.) FROM a given point, to draw the shortest line possible to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BD the given line. From A let fall the perpendicular AC; this will be less than any other line AD drawn... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

Euclid, John Playfair - Circle-squaring - 1819 - 348 pages
...perpendicular to a plane, from, a given point above it, Let A be the given point above the plane BH ; it is required to draw from the point A a straight line perpendicular to the plane BH. A a In the plane draw any straight line BC, and from the point A draw... ## Geometrical Problems Deducible from the First Six Books of Euclid, Arranged ...

Miles Bland - Euclid's Elements - 1819 - 442 pages
...triangle. GEOMETRICAL PROBLEMS. SECT. I. (1.) FROM a given point, to draw the shortest line possible to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BD the given line. From A let fall the perpendicular AC; this will be less than any other line AD drawn... ## A Popular Course of Pure and Mixed Mathematics ...: With Tables of ...

Peter Nicholson - Mathematics - 1825 - 372 pages
...straight lines, &c. QED Proposition XXXI. Problem. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC E л г the given straight line ; it is required .to draw a straight line through the ./^ point A,... 