## A School Course of Mathematics |

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Page 235 - IF from any point without a circle two straight lines be drawn, one of which cuts the circle, and the other touches it ; the rectangle contained by the whole line which cuts the circle, and the part of it without the circle, shall be equal to the square of the line which touches it.

Page 225 - It is sufficient to suggest that the angle between a chord and a tangent is equal to the angle in the alternate segment of the circle.

Page 344 - Prove that parallelograms on the same base and between the same parallels are equal in area.