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

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From the

CE of the

describe arcs intersecting in F . Then join CF , and it will be the perpendicular

required .

From the

**given**point C ( fig . 359 . ) with any radius cut off any cqual parts CD ,CE of the

**given**line ; and from the two centres Ď and E with any one radiusdescribe arcs intersecting in F . Then join CF , and it will be the perpendicular

required .

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from the point B as a centre , with the radius BC of the

arc DCE ; join AD , AE , DE , and ADE is the equilateral triangle sought . 1016 .

Prob . XX . “ To inscribe a square in a Fig . 377 . Fig . 378 .

...

from the point B as a centre , with the radius BC of the

**given**circle , describe anarc DCE ; join AD , AE , DE , and ADE is the equilateral triangle sought . 1016 .

Prob . XX . “ To inscribe a square in a Fig . 377 . Fig . 378 .

**given**circle . ( Half AB...

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Therefore in this case nothing more is required to find the limits of the other

diameter , than to take the half diameters IK , KH of the

the extremity L with that distance describe an arc cutting the unlimited diameter in

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Therefore in this case nothing more is required to find the limits of the other

diameter , than to take the half diameters IK , KH of the

**given**diameters , and fromthe extremity L with that distance describe an arc cutting the unlimited diameter in

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