| George Cheyne - Natural theology - 1715
...feems as evident, as that no Body who has conftder'd the Matter, can be abfolutely convinc'd, that **the three Angles of a Triangle are not equal to two right** ones. The Fool indeed, may have [aid in his Heart there is no Cod, i. <?. lewd and vicious Men may... | |
| Xenophon - 1770
...there are no antipodes ; that eclipfes will not happen according to aftronomical obfervations ; that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right** ones ; or, upon refufal, they may inflict punifhment at will. But will and power are often ufed unjuftly... | |
| Frederick II (King of Prussia), Thomas Holcroft - Seven Years' War, 1756-1763 - 1789
...conquer. No man can deny that two and two make four 5 nor will any one think proper to affirm that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right angles.** The fame may be faid of many things in politics, which may be proved with certitude approaching mathematical... | |
| Xenophon - History - 1803 - 367 pages
...antipodes; that eclipses will not hap* Cyropaedia. pen according to astronomical observations; that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right** ones; or, upon refusal, they may inflict punishment at will. But will and power are often used unjustly... | |
| Xenophon (of Athens.) - 1803
...antipodes; that eclipses will not hap* Cyropaedia. pen according to astronomical observations; that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right** ones; or, upon refusal, they may. inflict punishment at will. But will and power are often used unjustly... | |
| James Edward Gambier - 1806 - 12 pages
...though false, is yet not absurd, for there was a time when it was true. But the proposition that ' **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right angles,** is not only false, but also involves in it an absurdity. 5. There is a difference also in their force,... | |
| James Edward Gambier - Evidence - 1808 - 203 pages
...though false, is yet not absurd ; for there was a time when it was true. But the proposition that ' **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right angles,'** is not only false, but also involves in it an absurdity. 5. There is a difference also in their force,... | |
| John White (A.M.) - 1826
...? As well may you tell the Arithmetician that two and two make eight,—tell the Mathematician that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right** angles,—tell the Agriculturalist that any kind of soil will grow any kind of grain,—or the Politician... | |
| Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1827 - 504 pages
...no consequence ; the opposite of it will always imply some fallacy. — Thus, the proposition, that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right angles,** and other propositions, which are the opposite of what has been demonstrated, will always be found... | |
| Richard Carlile - Rationalism - 1829
...perception, hath no more power to withstand, or not to adopt, than it hath power to persuade itself that **the three angles of a triangle are not equal to two right angles,** after having once understood the position which demonstrates that they are so. And as demonstrable... | |
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