## The Encyclopedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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C F D A E B B с AD E B A From the

off any equal parts CD , CE of the

with any one radius de* scribe arcs intersecting in F. Then join CF , and it will be

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C F D A E B B с AD E B A From the

**given**point C ( fig . 359. ) with any radius cutoff any equal parts CD , CE of the

**given**line ; and from the two centres D and Ewith any one radius de* scribe arcs intersecting in F. Then join CF , and it will be

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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

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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

**given**circle . ( Half AB , BC , & c . forms an...

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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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