Books Books To 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 of the other part. Elements of geometry, based on Euclid, books i-iii - Page 71
by Edward Atkins - 1876 - 119 pages ## Considerations on the Suggestions of the University Commissioners with ...

Henry Latham - 1857 - 390 pages
...parallelograms thus formed shall pass through the same point. 3. Shew by diagram that a (b + c} = ab + ac. To divide a given straight line into two parts so...and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other part. Give the full construction. 4. Define a decimal fraction. Prove the rule for pointing... ## The elements of algebra

Archibald Montgomerie - Algebra - 1857 - 118 pages
...of sheep, and the price of each. Ans. 100 at 30s. (25.) Divide a given line a, into two such parts that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts may be equal to the square of the other. , 3+ ^'5 , 3— 4/5 Ans. a — ^— , and a — ~— . (26.)... ## Gradations in Euclid : books i. and ii., with an explanatory preface [&c ...

Euclides - 1858 - 248 pages
...exercises for the learner. " — LARDNEB'S Euclid, pp. 79 and 80. PROP. 11. — PROB. To divide a given line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained...and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other part. SOL. — 46. I. To describe a square on a given line. 10. I. To bisect a given finite... ## Skeleton propositions &c. of Euclid, books i and ii, with ..., Volume 2

Euclides - 1858 - 134 pages
...ijivru. ihr .«'iíe». o;' the reetnnt/lii e,m be found. BOOK II. 105 PRоP. XI. PRоB. To divide a line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained...and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other part. SoL. 46. I, 10. I, 3. I. Pat i. 2. DEM. 6. II, 47. I, Ax. 3. 1, Dei. 8U. 1. E».... ## Examination papers used at the examinations for direct commissions [&c.].

War office - 1858 - 578 pages
...contained by the parts. If the line be bisected, what do the rectangles contained by the parts become ? 4. Divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole line and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other part. NATURAL SCIENCES. By MAJOR-GEN.... ## Examination papers used at the examinations for admission to the Royal ...

Sandhurst roy. military coll - 1859 - 672 pages
...extremities of equal and parallel straight lines toward the same parts are themselves equal. 3. To divide a straight line into two parts so that the rectangle...parts shall be equal to the square on the other part. 4. In a circle the angle in a semicircle is a right angle. Voluntary Portion. 2. To draw a straight... Education - 1859 - 412 pages
...square of the line between the points of section, is equal to the square of half the line. 10. Divide a straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle...and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other part. JULIUS CAESAR. 1. Write a short account of the author of the play Julius Ceesar.... ## The examination papers as set for the preliminary literary examination of ...

Royal college of surgeons of England - 1860 - 336 pages
...the rectangle contained by the whole and that part, together with the square of the other part. 7. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so...and one of the parts shall be equal to the square of the other part. 8. Draw a line DE, parallel to the base BC of a triangle ABC, so that DE is equal... ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - Geometry, Plane - 1860 - 380 pages
...AD, DB are double of the squares on AC, CD. "Wherefore, if a straight line, &e. QED * PROPOSITION XI. PROBLEM. To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle eontained by the whole and one of the parts, shall be equal to the square on the other part. Let AB... 