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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
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## Euclid's Elements of Geometry, Books 1-6

Henry Martyn Taylor - 1893 - 486 pages
...lines, it must intersect the other. 6—2 PROPOSITION 31. To draw through a given point a straight line parallel to a 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 parallel ioBC. CONSTRUCTION....
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## Elementary Geometry

William Chauvenet - 1893 - 340 pages
...consequently also the angles O and A. PROPOSITION XXIV.—PROBLEM. 83. Through a given point, to draw a parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC ? the given line. /.. From any point B in BC draw the A/ '•• x straight line BAD through A. At...
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## Euclid's Elements of Geometry, Books 1-6; Book 11

Henry Martyn Taylor - Euclid's Elements - 1895 - 708 pages
...lines, it must intersect the other. 6— 2 PROPOSITION 31. To draw through a given point a straight line parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and RC the given straight line: it is required to draw through A a straight line parallel to5C'. CONSTRUCTION....
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## Elements of Geometry

Andrew Wheeler Phillips, Irving Fisher - Geometry - 1896 - 554 pages
...parallel (ie, MN and M'N1 are parallel). 123. Exercise. — Show how to use the parallel ruler for drawing a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line, and prove the method correct. Extend the method so as to apply even when the point is at a great distance...
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## Elements of Geometry: Plane geometry

Andrew Wheeler Phillips, Irving Fisher - Geometry - 1896 - 276 pages
...whether the ruler be closed or opened. 123. Exercise.—Show how to use the parallel ruler for drawing a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line, and prove the method correct. Extend the method so as to apply even when the point is at a great distance...
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## Mathematics: Mechanic's bids and estimates. Mensuration for beginners. Easy ...

Seymour Eaton - 1899 - 362 pages
...they are alternate angles; therefore AB is parallel to CD (Proposition 27). PROPOSITION 31. PROBLEM 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 a straight line through the point A. parallel to the...
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## Observational Geometry

William Taylor Campbell - Geometry - 1899 - 272 pages
...area as the other two together. What is the length of a fence which will enclose his new land ? 6. To draw a straight line through a given point parallel to a given straight line. Using a Ruler and Squaxe. (a) With the aid of a ruler and square. Suppose you wish to draw through...
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## A Text-book of Euclid's Elements for the Use of Schools. Books I and II, Book 1

Henry Sinclair Hall, Frederick Haller Stevens - Euclid's Elements - 1900 - 330 pages
...is impossible. Therefore AB and CD never meet ; that is, they are parallel. PROPOSITION 31. PROBLEM. 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 parallel to BC. Construction....
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## A Text-book of Euclid's Elements for the Use of Schools, Book 1

Euclid - Euclid's Elements - 1904 - 488 pages
...may be readily deduced from Playfair-s Axiom, of which it is the converse. PROPOSITION 31. PROBLEM. 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 parallel to BC. Construction....
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## Introduction and books 1,2

Euclid - Mathematics, Greek - 1908 - 550 pages
...DEF is supplementary to the angle ABC. PROPOSITION 31. Through a given point to draw a straight line parallel to a given straight line. Let A be the given point, and BC the given straight line ; thus it is required to draw through the point A a straight line parallel...
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