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From the greater of two given straight lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater.
The first three books of Euclid's Elements of geometry, with theorems and ... - Page 7
by Euclid, Thomas Tate - 1849 - 108 pages

## Euclid in Paragraphs: The Elements of Euclid: Containing the First Six Books ...

Euclid - Geometry - 1845 - 218 pages
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB,...part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw* the straight line AD equal to C ; and from the centre A, and at the distance AD describe f the circle...

## Euclid's Elements of geometry [book 1-6, 11,12] with explanatory notes ...

Euclides - 1845 - 546 pages
...and C be the two given straight lines, of which AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB a part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw the straight line AD equal to C ; (i. 2.) and from the centre A, at the distance AD, describe the circle...

## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

Euclid, John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1846 - 334 pages
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB,...a part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw (2. 1.) the straight line AD equal to C ; and from the centre A, and at the distance AD, describe (3....

## The Elements of Euclid, the parts read in the University of Cambridge [book ...

Euclides - 1846 - 292 pages
...lines to cut qff a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater : it is required to Cut off from AB...a part equal to C the less. From the point A draw the straight line AD equal to C (1. 2) ; and from the centre A, at the distance AD, describe the circle...

## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1847 - 340 pages
...required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw (2. 1.) the straight line AD equal to C ; and from the centre A, and at the dista/ice AD, describe (3. Post.) the circle DEF ; and because A is the centre of the circle DEF, AE...

## The first two books of the Elements of Euclid, with additional figures ...

Euclides - 1852 - 152 pages
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB,...part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw* the straight line AD equal to C, and from the centre A, and at the distance AD, describe b the circle...

## The first six books of the Elements of Euclid, with numerous exercises

Euclides - Geometry - 1853 - 176 pages
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less .. LET ab and c be the two given straight lines, whereof ab is the greater. It is required to cut off from ab,...from the centre a, and at the distance ad, describe (3 post.) the circle def ; ae shall be equal to c. Because a is the centre of the circle def, ae is...

## The geometry, by T. S. Davies. Conic sections, by Stephen Fenwick

Royal Military Academy, Woolwich - Mathematics - 1853 - 400 pages
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB,...a part equal to C, the less. From the point A draw (2. i.) the straight line AD equal to C ; and from the centre A, and at the distance AD describe (3...

## 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
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and c be the two given straight lines, of which AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to c, the less. From A, that extremity of AB to which the part to be cut off is required to be adjacent, draw (i. 2) the...

## The synoptical Euclid; being the first four books of Euclid's Elements of ...

Euclides - 1853 - 146 pages
...lines to cut off a part equal to the less. Let AB and C be the two given straight lines, whereof AB is the greater. It is required to cut off from AB, the greater, a part equal to C, the less. Prom the point A, draw (I. 2.) the straight line AD equal to C; and from the centre A, and at the distance...