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P as a center and any convenient radius (about 2^ inches) draw the indefinite arc ED cutting the line A C. Now with the same radius and with D as a center, draw an arc P Q. Set...
Cyclopedia of Architecture, Carpentry and Building: A General Reference Work... - Page 73
by American School (Lansing, Ill.) - 1907

## A Practical Course of Military Surveying: Including the Principles of ...

Auguste Frédéric Lendy - Military topography - 1864 - 254 pages
...describe two other circumferences, which shall meet the former in x and z, the required projections. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line, place the sight ruler on the line and look for some object 200 or 300 yards distant in that direction...

## Elements of Geometry with Exercises for Students: An an Introduction to ...

Aaron Schuyler - Geometry - 1876 - 384 pages
...intersecting the arc EF in F, and draw the straight line DF. Then, 168. Proposition XXXIX.— Problem. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line. Let C be the given point and AB the given line. Draw a straight line from C to any point of AB, as...

## Plane and Spherical Trigonometry: G. A. Wentworth ...

George Albert Wentworth - Trigonometry - 1884 - 330 pages
...protractors have an arm which carries a vernier, by which angles may be constructed to single minutes. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line, make one of the sides of a triangle coincide with the given line, and, placing a ruler against one...

## A Manual of Land Surveying: Comprising an Elementary Course of Practice with ...

Charles Fitzroy Bellows, Francis Hodgman - Surveying - 1886 - 490 pages
...draw a straight line equal to a given straight line* 2. To make an angle equal to a given angle. 3. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line. 4. To draw through a given point a line perpendicular to a given line. Two cases. 5. To bisect a given...

## A Grammar Shcool Arithmetic

George Albert Wentworth - Arithmetic - 1886 - 392 pages
...straight line, only one perpendicular can be drawn from the point to the straight line. M .N 380. PROBLEM. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given straight line, by means of a ruler and set square. Let M be the given point, and AB the given straight...

## Five-place Logarithmic and Trigonometric Tables

George Albert Wentworth - 1887 - 346 pages
...protractors have an arm which carries a vernier, by which angles may be constructed to single minutes. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line, make one of the sides of a triangle coincide with the given line, and, placing a ruler against one...

## Plane and Spherical Trigonometry

George Albert Wentworth - 1887 - 372 pages
...protractors have an arm which carries a vernier, by which angles may be constructed to single minutes. To draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line, make one of the sides of a triangle coincide with the given line, and, placing a ruler against one...

## Manual of Plane Geometry: On the Heuristic Plan, with Numerous Extra ...

George Irving Hopkins - 1891 - 210 pages
...required to construct an angle equal to a given angle. Sug. Consult 191 and 192. 631. It is required to draw through a given point a line parallel to a given line. Sug. Consult 87 and 84, and Problem 630. 632. Two angles of a triangle being given, it is required...