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Upon a given straight line to describe a segment of a circle, which shall contain aa angle equal to a given rectilineal angle.
Popular Mathematics: Being the First Elements of Arithmetic, Algebra, and ... - Page 396
by Robert Mudie - 1836 - 496 pages

## Examination papers used at the examinations for direct commissions [&c.].

War office - 1858 - 578 pages
...one part, shall be equal to the square of the other part. 2. Upon a given straight line describe the segment of a circle which shall contain an angle equal to a given rectilineal angle, the given rectilineal angle being less than a right angle. VOLUNTARY PORTION. 1....

## Parliamentary Papers, Volume 7

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons - Bills, Legislative - 1859 - 140 pages
...tegmeiits of a circle. Define also ñmilar polygons. Are the two definitions in any way related ¡ 5. On a given straight line to describe a segment of a circle...which shall contain an angle equal to a given angle. — Euclid III., 33. Explain the practical use of this problem. 6. Give Euclid's definition of proportion,...

## Elementary geometrical drawing, Part 1

Samuel H. Winter - Geometrical drawing - 1859 - 56 pages
...consequently the centre of the circle PQR, passing through the points P, Q, R (Euc. in. 9). PROBLEM X. Upon a straight line to describe a segment of a circle which shall contain a given angle. Let MN (PI. II. Fig. 4) be the given line, B the angle. 1. If B be a right angle, upon...

## Examination papers used at the examinations for admission to the Royal ...

Sandhurst roy. military coll - 1859 - 672 pages
...side together equal to two right angles. VOLUNTARY PORTION. 1. Upon a given straight line describe the segment of a circle which shall contain an angle equal to a right angle and a half. If (2a) be the length of the given line, find the radius of the circle. 3....

## The Elements of Euclid with Many Additional Propositions and Explanatory Notes

Eucleides - 1860 - 396 pages
...segment of a circle being given, to describe the circle of which it is a segment. On a given finite straight line to describe a segment of a circle, which shall contain an angle equal to a given rectilineal angle. To cut off from a given circle a segment which shall contain an angle equal to a...

## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - Geometry, Plane - 1860 - 380 pages
...the angle C the given rectilineal angle. It is required to describe upon the given straight line AB, a segment of a circle, which shall contain an angle equal to the angle C. First, let the angle C be a right angle. H Bisect AB in F, (i. 10.) and from the center...

## Euclid's Elements of plane geometry [book 1-6] explicitly enunciated, by J ...

Euclides - 1860 - 288 pages
...therefore the remaining angle DBE is equal to the angle BCD in the alternate segment of the circle. Upon a given straight line to describe a segment of a circle, containing an angle equal to a given rectilineal angle. Given the straight line AB, and the rectilineal...

## A course of geometrical drawing

William Schofield Binns - 1861 - 238 pages
...line AB is divided in E into extreme and mean ratio, ie, AB is to AE, as AE is to E B. PROBLEM 14. On a given straight line, to describe a segment of a circle which shall contain an angle less than a right angle. Let AB be the given straight line. Make BA c equal to the given angle. Bisect...