## A Key to the Exercises and Examples Contained in a Text-book of Euclid's Elements |

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On Page 148 ( Euclid ) , Ex . 40 , read , “

rectangle contained by the whole line thus

be equal to the square on another given line . ” Page 148 , Ex . 41.

On Page 148 ( Euclid ) , Ex . 40 , read , “

**Produce**a given straight line so that therectangle contained by the whole line thus

**produced**and the part**produced**, maybe equal to the square on another given line . ” Page 148 , Ex . 41.

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Let AB be the given line ;

BA to E making AE equal to AB . From centre A with rad . AD draw O DCF ; from

centre B with rad . BE draw O ECG . Join AC , BC . Then ACB is the A. 3 .

Let AB be the given line ;

**produce**AB to D making BD equal to AB , and**produce**BA to E making AE equal to AB . From centre A with rad . AD draw O DCF ; from

centre B with rad . BE draw O ECG . Join AC , BC . Then ACB is the A. 3 .

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X on CF , or CF

being rt . _ $ . ... DX = EX . Page 27 . 1. Let A be the vertex and BC the base

bisected at D. Then BD = DC , AD is common , and AB = AC . .. LBDA = LCDA ( 1.

X on CF , or CF

**produced**. Then DC = CE , CX is common , and < DCX = _ ECX ,being rt . _ $ . ... DX = EX . Page 27 . 1. Let A be the vertex and BC the base

bisected at D. Then BD = DC , AD is common , and AB = AC . .. LBDA = LCDA ( 1.

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In AABC let BC be

supplementary to equal angles , and are therefore equal . 2. In the fig . the _ *

XOB , YOB together make up half the _ * AOB , BOC ; that is , half of 2 rt . _ s . 3.

In AABC let BC be

**produced**both ways to X and Y. Then _ s ABC , ACB aresupplementary to equal angles , and are therefore equal . 2. In the fig . the _ *

XOB , YOB together make up half the _ * AOB , BOC ; that is , half of 2 rt . _ s . 3.

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A if

same side , viz . < ABC , ACB are together less than 2 rt . 28 . 2. In the fig . to the

Prop . let CB be

rt .

A if

**produced**, and are cut by another st . line BC , the interior angles on thesame side , viz . < ABC , ACB are together less than 2 rt . 28 . 2. In the fig . to the

Prop . let CB be

**produced**to E. Then the 28 DCA , ACB , CBA , ABE together = 4rt .

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