Books Books If from the ends of the side of a triangle, there be drawn two straight lines to a point within the triangle, these shall be less than the other two sides of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. Let the two straight lines BD. Euclid in Paragraphs: The Elements of Euclid: Containing the First Six Books ... - Page 20
by Euclid - 1845 - 199 pages ## The definitions, postulates, axioms, and enunciations of the propositions of ...

Euclid - 1848 - 52 pages
...sides of a triangle are together greater than the third side. PROP. XXI. THEOREM. If from the ends of a side of a triangle, there be drawn two straight lines...of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. PROP. XXII. PROBLEM. To make a triangle of which the sides shall be equal to three given straight lines,... ## Papers for the Schoolmaster, Volume 1

1851 - 268 pages
...EUCLID. SECTION I; 1. If from the ends of the sides of a riangle there be drawn a straight line aa point within the triangle, these shall be less than...of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. 2. In any right angled triangle the square which is described on the side sub-tending the right angle... ## The London University Calendar

London univ - 1852 - 358 pages
...a given straight line of unlimited length, from a given point without it. 5. If from the ends of a side of a triangle, there be drawn two straight lines...of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. 6. The straight lines which join the extremities of two equal and parallel straight lines towards the... ## The first two books of the Elements of Euclid, with additional figures ...

Euclides - 1852 - 152 pages
...greater than AB. Therefore any two sides, &c. Q, ED D 4 iii 1. v. 1. xix. 1. BOOK L PROP. XXL THEOR. If from the ends of the side of a triangle there be drawn tiro straight lines to a point within the triangle, these shall be less than the other tico sides of... ## The first six books of the Elements of Euclid, with numerous exercises

Euclides - 1853 - 176 pages
...С a greater than a b. Therefore any two sides, ¡fee. QED PROPOSITION XXI. — THEOREM. If from Hie ends of the side of a triangle there be drawn two...contain a greater angle. LET the two straight lines bd, С d be drawn from b, С, the ends of the side b С of the triangle ab С, to the point d within it... ## Public Education: As Affected by the Minutes of the Committee of Privy ...

Sir James Kay-Shuttleworth - Church and education - 1853 - 522 pages
...THIS PAPER.) Section I. 1. If from the ends of the sides of a triangle there he drawn a straight line to a point -within the triangle, these shall be less...of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. 2. In any right angled triangle, the square which is described on the side subtending the right angle... ## The Elements of Euclid, books i-vi; xi. 1-21; xii. 1,2; ed. by H.J. Hose, Book 1

Euclides - Geometry - 1853 - 334 pages
...together greater than the third. Which was to be proved. PEOP. XXI. THEOE. If from the extremities of any side of a triangle there be drawn two straight lines to a point within the triangle : then these two straight lines shall together be less than the other two sides of the triangle, and... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid with a ...

John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1855 - 340 pages
...side of a triangle, there be drawn two straight lines to a point within the triangle, these two lines shall be less than the other two sides of the triangle,...two straight lines BD, CD be drawn from B, C, the ends'ot the side BC of the triangle ABC, to the point D within it; BD and DC 'are less than the other... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid with a ...

John Playfair - Geometry - 1855 - 336 pages
...of a triangle, there be drawn two straight linen to a point within the triangle, these tti'D lines shall be less than the other two sides of the triangle, but shall contain a greater angle. Produce BD to E; and because two sides of a triangle (20. 1.) are greater than the third side, the... 