Books Books If a straight line touch a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn cutting the circle ; the angles which this line makes with the line touching the circle, shall be equal to the angles which are in the alternate segments of the... Euclid in Paragraphs: The Elements of Euclid: Containing the First Six Books ... - Page 69
by Euclid - 1845 - 199 pages ## The Element of Geometry

John Playfair - Geometry - 1836 - 114 pages
...less than a right angle ; wherefore the other ADC is greater than a right angle. PROP. XXIII. THEOR. If a straight line touch a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn cutting the circle, the angles made by this line with the line touching the circle, shall be equal... ## The Teacher's Assistant in the "Course of Mathematics Adapted to the Method ...

Mathematics - 1836 - 472 pages
...it is equal to the same two ; and when the adjacent angles are equal, they are right angles. XXXI. If a straight line touch a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn cutting the circle, the angles made by this line with the line which touches the circle, shall be equal... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid : with a ...

John Playfair - Geometry - 1837 - 332 pages
...perpendicular to DE ; FC is therefore perpendicular to DE. 74 N PROP. XIX. THEOR. If a. straight linf touch a circle, and from the point of contact a straight...angles to the touching line, the centre of the circle is in that line. Let the straight line DE touch the circle ABC, in C, and from C let CA be drawn at... ## The First Six and the Eleventh and Twelfth Books of Euclid's Elements: With ...

Euclid - Geometry - 1837 - 410 pages
...semicircle is acute, and an angle in a segment less than a semicircle is obtuse. PROP. XXXII. THEOR. IF a straight line touch a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn dividing the circle into two segments ; the angles made by this line with the tangent are equal to... ## A companion to Euclid: being a help to the understanding and remembering of ...

Euclides - Euclid's Elements - 1837 - 112 pages
...ADC = 2 right Zs, 2. that Z ADC > right Z • PROPOSITION XXXII. Theorem. If a straight line touches a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn cutting the circle, the angles made by this line with the line touching the circle shall be equal to... ## Elements of Plane Geometry According to Euclid

Andrew Bell - Euclid's Elements - 1837 - 240 pages
...; that is, FC is perpendicular to DE. PROPOSITION XIX. THEOREM. If a straight line be a tangent to a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn perpendicular to the tangent, the centre of the circle shall be in that line. Let the straight line... ## The Elements of Euclid

Euclid - Geometry - 1838 - 478 pages
...perpendicular to DE. There- D fore, if a straight line, &c. Q,. ED G THE ELEMENTS OF EUCLID. PROP. XIX. THEOR. IF a straight line touch a circle, and from the point...line, the centre of the circle shall be in that line. i Let the straight line DE touch the circle ABC in C, and from C let CA be drawn at right angles to... ## Euclid's Elements [book 1-6] with corrections, by J.R. Young

Euclides - 1838 - 264 pages
...extremities of the less arc i8 greater than this right angle. PROP. XXXII. THEOR. If a straight line touches a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn, cutting the circle, the angles which this line makes with the line touching the circle shall be equal... ## The Elements of Euclid; viz. the first six books,together with the eleventh ...

Euclides - 1841 - 378 pages
...two; and when the adjacent angles are equal, they are right* angles. »iol>ef. PROP. XXXII. THEOR. If a straight line touch a circle, and from the point of contact a straight line be drawn cutting the circle, the angles which this line makes with the line touching the circle, shall be equal... 