## An Encyclopaedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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Because the square or parallelogram MLAB and the triangle MCB are between

the same parallels LC , MB , and have the same base MB , the triangle MCB is (

Because the square or parallelogram MLAB and the triangle MCB are between

the same parallels LC , MB , and have the same base MB , the triangle MCB is (

**Prop**. 29 . ) equal to hali the square ALMB . Again , because the rectangle or ...Page 273

The angle C is measured (

half the arc AFC . But the angle C is greater than the angle B ; the arc ADB is

therefore greater than the arc AFC , and consequently the chord AB is greater

than ...

The angle C is measured (

**Prop**. 42 . ) by half the arc ADB , and the angle B byhalf the arc AFC . But the angle C is greater than the angle B ; the arc ADB is

therefore greater than the arc AFC , and consequently the chord AB is greater

than ...

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A C Because AC is to DG as FM is to BL , the product or rectangle of the extremes

AC , BL is (

The halves ( Corol . to

A C Because AC is to DG as FM is to BL , the product or rectangle of the extremes

AC , BL is (

**Prop**. 67 . ) equal to the product or rectangle of the means DG , FM .The halves ( Corol . to

**Prop**. 27 . ) of these two rectangles , namely , triangles ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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