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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, shall be equal to the square on the other part.
Elements of Euclid [selections from book 1-6] adapted to modern methods in ... - Page 89
by Euclides - 1874

## Annual Report of the Schools of New Brunswick ... by the Chief ...

New Brunswick. Board of Education - Education - 1889 - 1006 pages
...sides of it, prove that the angle contained by these two sides is a right angle. -">. Divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts shall !«• i-qual to the square of the other part. Female Candidates for Class...

## Woolwich Mathematical Papers for Admission Into the Royal Military Academy ...

E. J. Brooksmith - Mathematics - 1889 - 354 pages
...rectangle contained by the two parts, together with the square on the aforesaid part. 5. 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. Describe a right-angled triangle...

## The Elements of Plane and Solid Geometry ...

Edward Albert Bowser - Geometry - 1890 - 414 pages
...triangles OAB, OBC, OCA are equal. 59. Construct a square that shall be one-third of a given square. 60. Divide a straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one part may be equal to a given square. 61. Produce AB to C so that the rectangle of AB and AC...

## Sandhurst Mathematical Papers for Admission Into the Royal Military College ...

Royal Military College, Sandhurst - Mathematics - 1890 - 144 pages
...Prove that the parallelograms about the diameter of a square are likewise squares. 2. 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 AB be so divided in C, and D...

## Euclid Revised: Containing the Essentials of the Elements of Plane Geometry ...

Euclid - Geometry - 1890 - 442 pages
...sq. on AX + sq. on BX = 2 (sq. on AM + sq. on MX). 95 Proposition 11. PROBLEM — To divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one part may be equal to the square on the other part. Let AB be the given st. line. On AB describe...

## The Harpur Euclid: An Edition of Euclid's Elements

Edward Mann Langley, W. Seys Phillips - 1890 - 515 pages
...complements, show that the complement is equal to half the other parallelogram. Ex. 652. — Divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one part may be equal to the rectangle contained by the other part and a given finite straight...

## Report of the Secretary for Public Instruction ...

Queensland. Department of Public Instruction - Education - 1890 - 532 pages
...on the two parts, together with twice the rectangle contained by the two parts. 7. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whola and one of the parts may be equal to the square on the other part. For Admission as Teacher of...

## Examinations Papers

1891 - 720 pages
...contained by the whole line and that part together with the square on the other part. 6. Divide a given straight line into two parts so that the rectangle contained by the whole line and one part may be equal to the square on the other part. 7. Given a circle, find its centre. 8. If two circles...