Libros Libros 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 to it. Euclid's Elements of plane geometry [book 1-6] explicitly enunciated, by J ... - Página 3
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Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

John Playfair - 1842 - 317 páginas
...equal (8. 1.) to the angle CHG ; and they are adjacent angles ; now when a straight line standing on a straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of them is a right angle, and the straight line which stands upon the other is called a perpendicular...
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William Pease - 1843 - 68 páginas
...that which is formed on the surface of a sphere, by the intersection of two of its great circles. X. When a straight line standing on another straight...stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it. Beginners are apt to suppose that a perpendicular, must be a vertical, or plumb line, which it need...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Lectures on the Principles of Demonstrative Mathematics

Philip Kelland - 1843 - 147 páginas
...centre is the angular point, as trigonometers often make it. 7. When a straight line standing on another makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each...stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it. By looking over the propositions of Euclid's first Book it will be seen that the only definitions which...
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...» only one angle at the point, as at E, it may be called simply the »ngle at E, PLANE GEOMETRY. 9. When a straight line standing on another straight...each of the angles is called a right angle; and the strnight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it. 10. An obtuse angle is that...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Euclid's Elements of geometry [book 1-6, 11,12] with explanatory notes ...

Euclides - 1845
...be only one angle at a point, it may be expressed by the letter at that point; as the angle at /.'. When a straight line standing on another straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to each other, each of these angles is called a right angle ; and the straight line which stands on the...
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Euclid, James Thomson - 1845 - 352 páginas
...line standing on another makes the adjacent angles equal, each of the angles is called a right ample; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it, and is said to be at right angles to it. 9. An obtuse angle is that which is greater than a right angle....
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Euclid - 1845 - 199 páginas
...§ II is Def. to the angle CHG; and they are adjacent angles; but when a straight line standing on a straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of them is a right angle ; and the straight line which stands upon the other is called a perpendicular...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## The Elements of Euclid, the parts read in the University of Cambridge [book ...

Euclides - 1846
...EF— therefore (1. 8) the angle DCF is equal to the angle ECF ; and they are adjacent angles : But, when a straight line, standing on another straight...the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of these angles is called a right angle (Def. 10) ; therefore each of the angles DCF, ECF is a right angle...
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