## The Encyclopedia 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 ...

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 the ...

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The halves ( Corol . to

ABC , DFG , are therefore equal . 955.

the same point to a circle are in the inverse rutio of the parts which lic out of the

circle .

The halves ( Corol . to

**Prop**. 27. ) of these two rectangles , namely , trianglesABC , DFG , are therefore equal . 955.

**Prop**. LXXVII . Two secants drawn fromthe same point to a circle are in the inverse rutio of the parts which lic out of the

circle .

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