Books Books To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line ; it is required to draw a straight line through the point A, parallel to the straight hue BC. Elements of geometry, containing the first two (third and fourth) books of ... - Page 106
by Euclides - 1871 ## First principles of Euclid: an introduction to the study of the first book ...

T S. Taylor - 1880 - 152 pages
...Required. — To prove that GHis parallel to KL. K - L PROBLEM (Euclid I. 31). General Enunciation. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Particular Enunciation. Given. — The line AB, c and the point C. Required. — To draw a line through... ## Moffatt's reprint of pupil teachers' questions, arranged by ed. of 'Papers ...

Moffatt and Paige - 1881 - 176 pages
...understood abbreviations for words may be used, but not symbols of operations, such as — , +, x .] 1. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel 'to a given straight line. Draw a line DE parallel to the base BC of a triangle ABC, so that DE shall be equal to the difference... ## Class lessons on Euclid

Marianne Nops - 1882 - 278 pages
...alternate Z. s. .-. AB is || to CD. Wherefore straight lines, <fec. — QED PROPOSITION XXXI., PROBLEM 10. To draw a, straight line through a given point parallel...given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line : it is required to draw through A a straight line || to BC. F In BC take any... ## The Elements of Plane and Solid Geometry: With Chapters on Mensuration and ...

Isaac Sharpless - Geometry - 1882 - 292 pages
...and they are alternate ; hence AB and CD are parallel (I. 25). f — N Proposition 29.Sc Problem. — To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the point, and BC the line; it is required to draw through A a line parallel to BC. In BC take any point... ## Examination Papers for Science Schools and Classes

Great Britain. Education Department. Department of Science and Art - 1882 - 512 pages
...external to the given triangle ; show that the whole figure is an equilateral triangle. (10.) 10. Show how to draw a straight line through a given point, parallel to a given straight line. 11. Show that parallelograms on the same base and between the same parallels are equal. Show how to... ## The Oxford examiner, ed. by M.W.I. Shilleto, Issues 1-5

Mary W I. Shilleto - 1882 - 418 pages
...students are advised not to confine themselves to one paper, but to make use of the whole set. (a) . 1. Draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. From a given point, without a given line, draw a line making a given angle with it. 2. If a straight... ## The Practical Teacher, Volume 1, Issue 1

Education - 1882 - 676 pages
...abbreviations for words may be u»\ but symbols of operation, such as — , + , x , are not admissibly 1. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to i given straight line. Through two given points draw two lines forming with a hue given in position... ## The Elements of Euclid for the Use of Schools and Colleges: Comprising the ...

Euclid, Isaac Todhunter - Euclid's Elements - 1883 - 426 pages
...therefore AB is parallel to CD. [I. 27. "Wherefore, straight lines &c. QED PROPOSITION 31. PROBLEM. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel...given straight line. Let A be the given point, and EC the given straight line : it is required to draw a straight line through the point A parallel to... ## Syllabus of plane geometry, books 1-3, corresponding to Euclid, books 1-4 ...

Mathematical association - 1883 - 86 pages
...PROB. 5, At a given point in a given straight line to make an angle equal to a given angle. PROB. 6. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. PROB. 7. To construct a triangle having its sides equal to three given straight lines, any two of which... 