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The straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity of it, falls without the circle...
Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid with a ... - Page 72
by John Playfair - 1856 - 318 pages

## The Harpur Euclid: An Edition of Euclid's Elements

Edward Mann Langley, W. Seys Phillips - 1890 - 538 pages
...A straight line which cuts a circle is called a secant. PROPOSITION 16. THEOREM. The straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle from the extremity of it falls without the circle, and no straight line can be drawn from the extremity between that straight...

## Report of the Secretary for Public Instruction ...

Queensland. Department of Public Instruction - Education - 1897 - 446 pages
...a given rectilineal figure. 8 3. To describe a square about a given circle. 9 4. The straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity of it, falls without the circle ; and no straight line can be drawn from the extremity, between that straight...

## XX Century Cyclopaedia and Atlas: Biography, History, Art, Science ..., Volume 8

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Annandale - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1901 - 578 pages
...or meets a circle or curve in one point, and which being produced does not cut it; a straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity of it, as n A in figure, which being continued at A, would merely touch and not cut the circle. In trigonometry...

## Books 3-9

Euclid - Mathematics, Greek - 1908 - 456 pages
...Heiberg as being an undoubted addition of Theon's. It was Simson who added the further remark that " it is evident that there can be but one straight line which touches the circle at the same point." PROPOSITION i7. From a given point to draw a straight line touching a given circle....

## Annual Report of the Association of Ontario Land Surveyors, Volume 17

Association of Ontario Land Surveyors - Surveying - 1909 - 254 pages
...the angle in a segment less than a semi-circle is greater than a right angle. 7. The straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle from the extremity of it, falls without the circle ; and no straight line can be drawn from the extremity, between that straight...

## Winston's Cumulative ... Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Reference Book, Volume 10

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1918 - 582 pages
...or meets a circle or curve in one point, and which being produced does not cut it ; a straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity of it, as HA in figure, which being continued at A, would merely touch and not cut the circle. In trigonometry...

## Winston's Cumulative Loose-leaf Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive ..., Volume 10

Thomas Edward Finegan - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1922 - 500 pages
...or meets a circle or curve in one point, and which being produced does not cut it ; a straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity of it, as HA in figure, which being continued at A, would merely touch and not cut the circle. In trigonometry...

## The Scientific Letters and Papers of James Clerk Maxwell: Volume 1, 1846-1862

James Clerk Maxwell - Science - 1990 - 836 pages
...See Figs. [3,24, 3,25]. (16) Book III, Prop. XVI of Euclid's Elements: (Theorem) 'The straight line drawn at right angles to the diameter of a circle, from the extremity of it, falls without the circle; and no straight line can be drawn between that straight line and the circumference...