Books Books In the same way it may be proved that a : b : : sin. A : sin. B, and these two proportions may be written a : 6 : c : : sin. A : sin. B : sin. C. THEOREM III. t8. In any plane triangle, the sum of any two sides is to their difference as the tangent of... Higher Geometry and Trigonometry: Being the Third Part of a Series on ... - Page 68
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...tan £ (A -f- B) : tan \ (A — B) That is to say, the sum of two of the sides of a plane triangle is to their difference as the tangent of half the sum of the opposite angles is to the tangent of half their difference. This proportion is employed when two sides... ## An introduction to the theory ... of plane and spherical trigonometry ...

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...of triangles are to each other as the chords of double their opposite angles. PROPOSITION IV. (115) In any plane triangle, the sum of any two sides is...their difference, as the tangent of half the sum of their opposite angles is to the tangent of half their difference, Let ABC be any triangle ; make BE... ## A Course of Mathematics: Containing the Principles of Plane ..., Volumes 1-3

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...equal to the sum, and FH to the difference of AC and AB. And by theorem II, (Art. 144.) the sum of the sides is to their difference ; as the tangent of half the sum of the opposite angles, to the tangent of half their difference. Therefore, R : tan (ACH— 45°) : : tan... ## Elements of Surveying: With a Description of the Instruments and the ...

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...AC :: sin C : sin B. THEOREM II. In any triangle, the sum of the two sides containing eithei angk, is to their difference, as the tangent of half the sum of the two other angles, to the tangent of haJ/ their difference. 58. Let ACB be a triangle : then will AB+AC:... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

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