IN a right-angled triangle, if a perpendicular be drawn from the right angle to the base, the triangles on each side of it are similar to the whole triangle, and to one another. Books 3-9 - Page 209by Euclid, Sir Thomas Little Heath, Johan Ludvig Heiberg - 1908Full view - About this book
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