| William Hale White - 1910 - 326 Seiten
...Skinner Street, but the first postulate of Euclid's elements holds good universally, ' that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.'** NOTES file velut fidis arcana sodalibus oliin Credebat libris. — HOR. Sat., II. i. 30. NOTHING is... | |
| William Morris Colles, Henry Cresswell - 1911 - 368 Seiten
...Let it be granted,' says a great writer (though not one distinguished in fiction) ' that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point** ' ; only you must have the other point to begin with, or you can't draw the line." When the beginning... | |
| Charles Herbert Kitson - 1916 - 108 Seiten
...of such a nature that no one could say such things cannot be granted ; for instance, that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.** He simply demands what suffices to carry out his proposals. This, in Counterpoint, corresponds to the... | |
| 1918 - 540 Seiten
...has constructed his elements on the three following postulates : 1. Let it be granted that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.** 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. 3. That a circle... | |
| Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab - 1920 - 558 Seiten
...so-called Postulates, a, five propositions of which the three first say: Let it be granted that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point,** that a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line, and that a circle... | |
| Thomas Edward Finegan - 1922 - 666 Seiten
...has constructed his elements on the three following postulates : 1. Let it be granted that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.** 2. That a terminated straight line may be produced to any length in a straight line. 3. That a circle... | |
| Nicholas Murray Butler, Frank Pierrepont Graves, William McAndrew - 1893 - 554 Seiten
...danger. Euclid says, under the heading " Postulates" : "l. Let it be taken for granted, that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.** "2. And that a finite straight line (a sect) may be produced in a straight line continually. "3. Also... | |
| 1893 - 562 Seiten
...danger. Euclid says, under the heading " Postulates" : "1. Let it be taken for granted, that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.** "2. And that a finite straight line (a sect) may be produced in a straight line continually. "3. Also... | |
| 1859 - 784 Seiten
...artistic and scientific achievements upon Jhe black-board, says : " Let it be granted that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point,"** I invariably answer, " Of course, — by all manner of means," — although you know, dear Don, that,... | |
| American Mathematical Society - 1896 - 420 Seiten
...lay within their originally unconsciously imposed boundaries. " Let it be granted, that a straight **line may be drawn from any one point to any other point,"** " let it be granted, that a circle may be described from any centre, at any distance from that centre,"... | |
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