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ABē ABCD alternate angles angle ABC angle APB angle BAC angles are equal angles equal bisector centre chord circumference coincide College Constr construct contrapositive Crown 8vo describe a circle diagonals diameter divided draw Edition equal angles equal circles equiangular Euclid exterior angle fcap Find the locus four right angles Geometry given angle given circle given line given point given rectilineal figure given straight line hypotenuse included angle inscribed intersect isosceles triangle less Let AB Let ABC locus magnitudes meet middle point minor arc opposite angles opposite sides parallel parallelogram perpendicular polygon PROBLEM produced Proof Q. E. D. THEOREM quadrilateral radius rectangle contained reflex angle required to prove rhombus right angles segment semicircle Shew square subtend supplementary supplementary angles tangent THEOREM trapezium triangle ABC triangles are equal unequal

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