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To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part.
The First Six and the Eleventh and Twelfth Books of Euclid's Elements: With ... - Page 57
by Euclid, James Thomson - 1837 - 390 pages

## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - Geometry - 1876 - 446 pages
...the points of section. 8. Divide a straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 9. In the Algebraic solution of the preceding problem, we obtain a, quadratic equation...

## Examination Christmas,1875

Education Department,London - 1876 - 1010 pages
...original square. 3. To divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. If the constructed figure be completed to form an oblong, the diagonals oí the...

## Mathews' Euclid examination papers ... on Euc. i.-iv

Edward Harri Mathews - 1879 - 94 pages
...in this proposition ? 4. Divide a straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 5. Describe a square that shall be equal to a given rectilineal figure. 6. Define...

## Euclid, books i. & ii., with notes, examples, and explanations, by a late ...

Euclides - 1879 - 146 pages
...PROPOSITION XI. PROBLEM. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. Let AB be the given st. line. It is required to divide AB into two parts, so that...

## First Public Examination in Literis Graecis Et Latinis

University of Oxford - Greek language - 1879 - 414 pages
...to one another. 9. Divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 10. In a circle the angle in a semicircle is a right angle ; but the angle in a...

## Report on the Training Systems for the Navy and Mercantile Marine of England ...

French Ensor Chadwick - Merchant marine - 1880 - 222 pages
...and parallel. 2. To divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 3. The opposite angles of any quadrilateral figure inscribed in a circle are together...

## The Elements of Euclid for the Use of Schools and Colleges: With Notes, an ...

Isaac Todhunter - Euclid's Elements - 1880 - 426 pages
...PROPOSITION 11. PROBLEM. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. Let AB be the given straight line : it is required to divide it into two parts,...

## Military examinations. Mathematical examination papers, set for entrance to ...

Woolwich roy. military acad, Walter Ferrier Austin - 1880 - 190 pages
...on half the line. 4. Divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. 5. The angle at the centre of a circle is double of the angle at the circumference...