## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh and Twelfth |

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66 A plane angle is the inclination of two lines to one “ another in a plane , which meet together , but are 66 not in ... the other « line : Thus the angle which is contained by the straight • lines , AB , CB , is named the

66 A plane angle is the inclination of two lines to one “ another in a plane , which meet together , but are 66 not in ... the other « line : Thus the angle which is contained by the straight • lines , AB , CB , is named the

**angle ABC**... Page 9

to which the equal sides are opposite , shall be equal each to each , viz . the

to which the equal sides are opposite , shall be equal each to each , viz . the

**angle ABC**to the angle DEF , and the**angle ACB**to DFE . For , if the**triangle ABC**be applied to DEF , so that the point A may be on D , and the straight ... Page 10

Let ABC be a triangle having the

Let ABC be a triangle having the

**angle ABC**equal to the**angle ACB**: the side AB shall be equal to the side AC . For , if AB be not equal to AC , one of them is greater than the other : let AB be the greater ; and from it cut * off DB ... Page 12

Again , because CB is equal t to DB , the angle BDC is equal * to the angle BCD ; but BDC has been proved to be greater ... For , if the

Again , because CB is equal t to DB , the angle BDC is equal * to the angle BCD ; but BDC has been proved to be greater ... For , if the

**triangle ABC**be applied to DEF , so that the point B may be on E , and the straight line BC upon EF ... Page 15

CHG ; and they are adjacent angles : but when a straight line , standing on another straight line , makes the adjacent ... Again , because the angle DBA is equal to the two angles VBE , EBA , add to each of these equals the

CHG ; and they are adjacent angles : but when a straight line , standing on another straight line , makes the adjacent ... Again , because the angle DBA is equal to the two angles VBE , EBA , add to each of these equals the

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