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Book I Proposition 26 | |
BC was proved equal to EF. But AB is also equal to DE; therefore the two sides AB, BC are equal to the two sides DE, EF respectively, and the angle ABC is equal to the angle DEF; therefore the base AC is equal to the base DF, and the remaining angle BAC is equal to the remaining angle EDF. [I.4] Being what it was required to prove. |
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