7 edition of **Euclide"s Elements** found in the catalog.

Euclide"s Elements

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Published
**1751**
by printed for W. and J. Mount, and T. Page; and C. Hitch and L. Hawes; R. Manby and S. Cox; E. Comyns; J. and J. Rivington; and J. Ward in London
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 7520, no. 06).

Series | Eighteenth century -- reel 7520, no. 06. |

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Microform |

Pagination | [8],384p.,IX plates |

Number of Pages | 384 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL16946485M |

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Little. Also Book X on irrational lines and the books on solid geometry, XI through XIII, discuss ratios and depend on Book V. The books on number theory, VII through IX, do not directly depend on Book V since there is a different definition for ratios of numbers.

Definitions I. Definition 1. Those magnitudes are said to be commensurable which are measured by the same measure, and those incommensurable which cannot have any common measure. Definition 2. Straight lines are commensurable in square when the squares on them are measured by the same area, and incommensurable in square when the squares on them cannot possibly have any area as a.

Book 12 calculates the relative volumes of cones, pyramids, cylinders, and spheres using the method of exhaustion. Finally, Book 13 investigates the ﬁve so-called Platonic solids. This edition of Euclid’s Elements presents the deﬁnitive Greek text—i.e., that edited by J.L.

Heiberg (–. Logical structure of Book II The proofs of the propositions in Book II heavily rely on the propositions in Book I involving right angles and parallel lines, but few others. For instance, the important congruence theorems for triangles, namely I.4, I.8, and I, are not invoked even once.

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I. Introduction and books I, IIII. Books III-IXIII. Books X-XIII and appendix.Other articles where Elements is discussed: Teaching the Elements: With the European recovery and translation of Greek mathematical texts during the 12th century—the first Latin translation of Euclid’s Elements, by Adelard of Bath, was made about —and with the multiplication of universities beginning aroundthe Elements was installed as the ultimate textbook in.Looking for books by Euclid?

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