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 26by Thomas Hunter - 1878 - 132 pagesFull view - About this book
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