The first of four magnitudes is said to have the same ratio to the second, which the third has to the fourth, when any equimultiples whatsoever of the first and third being taken, and any equimultiples whatsoever of the second and fourth ; if the multiple... Euclidian Geometry - Page 157by Francis Cuthbertson - 1874 - 349 pagesFull view - About this book
| Euclid - 1822 - 179 pages
...be defined, is still a subject of controversy among geometers. Euclid defines them thus: The Jirst **of four magnitudes is said to have the same ratio...the second, which the third has to the fourth, when** any equi-multiples whatsoever of the Jirst and third being taken, and any equi-multiples whatsoever... | |
| George Crabb - Industrial arts - 1823 - 732 pages
...the ratio of 6 to 2 is the same as that of 15 to 5, which is expressed thus : as 6 : 2 : : 15 : 5. **The first of four magnitudes is said to have the same...the second which the third has to the fourth, when** any equimultiples whatsoever of the first and third being taken, and any equimultiples whatsoever of... | |
| James Ryan, Robert Adrain - Algebra - 1824 - 542 pages
...method of demonstration adopted in this essay. PROP. IV. THEOR. If the first of four magnitudes has **the same ratio to the second which the third has to the fourth;** then any equimultiples whatever of the first and third shall have the same ratio to any equimultiples,... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 552 pages
...treat of propov\\ov\, i the method of PROP. IV. THEOR. -4' •* ,' It'tlictirft of four magnitudes has **the same ratio to the second which the third has to the fourth** ; then any equimultiples whatever of the first and third shall have the same ratio to any equimultiples... | |
| Peter Nicholson - Mathematics - 1825 - 372 pages
...and С have been taken certain equimultiples K, L ; and of В and О COR. Likewise, if the first has **the same ratio to the second, which the third has to the fourth,** then also any equimultiples whatever of the first and third have the sam« ratio to the second and... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1826 - 383 pages
...that the ratio of C to D is less than the ratio of A ta B. The Fiftli Definition according to Euclid. **The first of four magnitudes is said to have the same ratio to the second which the** tnird has to the four h, when any equimultiples whatsoever of the first and third being taken, and... | |
| Euclides - 1826 - 226 pages
...- Оr r— = — Оr - = -r. QEI». • 1 Ax. 5. PROPOSITION XXIV. THEOREM. If the first magnitude **have the same ratio to the second which the third has to the fourth;** and the fifth, the same ratio to the second, which the sixth has to the fourth; then the first and... | |
| Euclid - 1826 - 236 pages
...— = T- or - = TQKI>. • 1 Ax. 5. be/ e be fe cf PROPOSITION XXIV. THEOREM. If the first magnitude **have the same ratio to the second which the third has to the fourth,** ; and the fifth, the same ratio to the second, which the sixth has to the fourth ; then the first and... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1827 - 513 pages
...greater ratio to the second, than the fifth has to the sixth. PROP. XIV. THEOR. See N. If the Jirst **have the same ratio to the second which the third has to the fourth;** then, if the first be greater than the third, the second shall be greater than the fourth ; and if... | |
| Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1827 - 586 pages
...the proposition <>f Euclid. Book 5, " If the first of four magAbGEBBAIUAL BQtATIOX. 537 nitudes has **the same ratio to the second, which the third has to the fourth,** theu, if the first be greater thiin the second, the third is also greater than the fourth ; and if... | |
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