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

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A greater magnitude is said to be a

A greater magnitude is said to be a

**multiple**of a less , when the greater is measured by the less , that is , ' when the greater contains the less a certain number of times exactly . ' III . “ Ratio a mutual relation of two magnitudes ... Page 127

When of the equimultiples of four magnitudes ( taken as in the fifth definition ) , the

When of the equimultiples of four magnitudes ( taken as in the fifth definition ) , the

**multiple**of the first is greater than that of the second , but the**multiple**of the third is not ... Page 131

A

A

**multiple**of a greater magnitude is greater than the same**multiple**of a less . ... If any number of magnitudes be equimultiples of as many , each of each ; what**multiple**soever any one of them is of its part , the same**multiple**shall ... Page 132

L Because AB is the same

L Because AB is the same

**multiple**of E that CD is of F , as many magnitudes as there are in AB equal to E , so many are there in CD equal to F. Divide AB into magnitudes equal to E , viz . AG , GB ; and G E CD into CH , HD , equal each ... Page 133

second , that EH the sixth is of D F the fourth : then shall AG , the A Arst together with the fifth , be EN the same

second , that EH the sixth is of D F the fourth : then shall AG , the A Arst together with the fifth , be EN the same

**multiple**of C the se- B fond , that DH , the third together with the sixth , is of F the fourth .### What people are saying - Write a review

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