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→The Essence of Euclidean Geometry: Fix file name, rearrange text

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~~Here are the ~~Euclidean constructions~~, which ~~are simply postulated, not explained in any way.+~~Thus:~~+

==The Essence of Euclidean Geometry==

==The Essence of Euclidean Geometry==

−The Euclidean constructions are simply postulated, not explained in any way. You have to start somewhere.

# Join two given points with a straight line segment.

# Join two given points with a straight line segment.

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# Given a line segment as radius, with one end designated as the center, draw a circle.

# Given a line segment as radius, with one end designated as the center, draw a circle.

−The given points and line segment are in red, and the constructed lines and circles in black.

−[[File:~~TAEuclideanConstructions~~.png]]

+[[File:TAEuclideanConstructionPostulates.png]]

I am going to bypass Euclid's other assumptions until we need them.

I am going to bypass Euclid's other assumptions until we need them.

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