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The straight line joining the middle points of two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side, and equal to half of it.
Elements of Euclid [selections from book 1-6] adapted to modern methods in ... - Page 68
by Euclides - 1874

## Texas School Journal, Volume 20

Education - 1902 - 732 pages
...as stated are parallel to and equal to one-half of each diagonal, because the join of the midpoints of two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side and equal to half of it. Also, the parallelogram equals one-half of the original quadrilateral ; — since each...

## Syllabus of plane geometry, books 1-3, corresponding to Euclid, books 1-4 ...

Mathematical association - 1883
...triangle parallel to the base passes through the middle point of the other side. COR. 3. The straight line joining the middle points of two sides of a triangle is parallel to the base. [Cor. 2. and Rule of Identity.] SECTION 4. PROBLEMS. PROB. 1. To bisect a given angle. PROB....

## The Practical Teacher, Volume 2

Education - 1883
...of the straight lines=ioft. and 12 ft. Ans. Geometry. IN WATSON. — The straight line which bisects two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side, and equal to one half of it. Let D, E be the middle points of the sides AB, AC of the triangle ABC. Then the straight...

## The Practical Teacher; with which is Incorporated the Practical ..., Volume 2

Joseph Hughes - Education - 1883
...the straight lines^ioft. and 12 ft. An*. Geometry. i. N. WATSON. — The straight line which bisects two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side, and equal to one half of it. Let D, E be the middle points of the sides AB, AC of the ГТЬеп the straight line...

## Exercises on the geometry and measurement of plane figures, being solutions ...

Richard Wormell - Geometry, Plane - 1883 - 192 pages
...¿ED A, and ¿ D С F — ¿ DAE. Сonsequently triangles ADE, С DF are equal, and AD = С D. 43. The line joining the middle points of two sides of a triangle is equal to Jialf the third side, and is parallel to it. Let AB С be the triangle, D and E the middle...

## Geometry for schools, comprising books i. and ii. of Euclid, with some ...

Euclides - 1883 - 96 pages
...Analysis. — Suppose DEF to be the triangle required. It is a well-known proposition (Ex. 100) that the line joining the middle points of two sides of a triangle is || to the third side ; .-. AC is || DF, BC || DE, and AB || EF. Synthesis. — The construction suggested...

## Wentworth & Hill's Exercise Manuals: Geometry, Issue 3

George Albert Wentworth - 1884 - 266 pages
...of the angle, and every point not in the bisector is unequally distant from the sides. 70. Theorem. The line joining the middle points of two sides of...triangle is parallel to the third side and equal to half of the third side. 71. Theorem. A straight line drawn parallel to the base of a triangle, bisecting...

## The Eclectic School Geometry

Evan Wilhelm Evans - Geometry - 1884 - 149 pages
...line AB, erect a perpendicular BD equal to the side of the given square. Complete. See Prob. IX. 13. A line joining the middle points of two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third, and equal to the half of it. 14. Bisect the sides of a quadrilateral, join the points of bisection,...