| Euclid - 1826 - 234 pages
...are right lines, it is called a rectilineal angle. 10. When a right line standing on another right **line, makes the adjacent angles equal to one another,...each of the equal angles is a right angle, and the** right line standing on the other is called a perpendicular. 11. An obtuse angle is that which is greater... | |
| Euclides - 1826 - 226 pages
...are right lines, it is called a rectilineal angle. 10. When a right line standing on another right **line, makes the adjacent angles equal to one another,...each of the equal angles is a right angle, and the** right Tine standing on the other is called a perpendicular. 11. An obtuse angle is that which is greater... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1827 - 546 pages
...letter placed at that point : as the angle at E.' X. When a straight line standing on another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is called a right angle; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular... | |
| Thomas Curtis - Aeronautics - 1829 - 814 pages
...the angle contained by the line С В and DB. 7. When a straight line standing on another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is called a RIGHT ANGLE, and the straight line which stands on the other is called a PERPENDICULAR.... | |
| Thomas Perronet Thompson - Euclid's Elements - 1833 - 168 pages
...is always the direct angle that is meant. XXXVII. When a straight line standing on another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is called a right angle. And the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular... | |
| Euclid - 1835 - 540 pages
...the angle ADG is equal0 to the angle GDB : But when a straight line standing upon another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is a right angle :d Therefore the angle GDB is a right angle: But FDB is likewise a right angle;... | |
| Mathematics - 1836 - 488 pages
...together but are not in the same straight line. 7. When a straight line standing on another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is called a right angle ; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular... | |
| John Playfair - Geometry - 1836 - 148 pages
...angle ADG is equal (7. 1.) to the angle BDG ; but when a straight line standing upon another straight **line, makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is a right angle (Def. 27. 1.); therefore BDG is a right angle ; but BDF is likewise a right... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - Geometry - 1837 - 410 pages
...lines meet is called the vertex of the angle. 8. When a straight line standing on another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is called a right angle; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular... | |
| Euclides - 1838 - 264 pages
...letter placed at that point; as the angle at E.VIII. When a straight line standing on another straight **line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the** angles is called a right angle ; and the straight lines are said to be perpendicular to each other.... | |
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