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The Solution of the Pyramid Problem or, Pyramide Discoveries with a New Theory as to their Ancient Use

By Robert Ballard
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  • THE SOLUTION
  • PYRAMID PROBLEM
    • NOTE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • LIST OF WORKS CONSULTED.
    • THE SOLUTION OF THE PYRAMID PROBLEM.
      • § 1. THE GROUND PLAN OF THE GIZEH GROUP.
      • Plan Ratios connected into Natural Numbers.
      • § 2. THE ORIGINAL CUBIT MEASURE OF THE GIZEH GROUP.
      • § 3. THE EXACT MEASURE OF THE BASES OF THE PYRAMIDS.
      • § 4. THE SLOPES, RATIOS, AND ANGLES OF THE THREE PRINCIPAL PYRAMIDS OF THE GIZEH GROUP.
      • § 5. THE EXACT DIMENSIONS OF THE PYRAMIDS.
      • § 6. GEOMETRICAL PECULIARITIES OF THE PYRAMIDS.
      • § 6A. THE CASING STONES OF THE PYRAMIDS.
      • § 7. PECULIARITIES OF THE TRIANGLES 3, 4, 5, AND 20, 21, 29.
      • § 8. GENERAL OBSERVATIONS.
      • § 9. THE PYRAMIDS OF EGYPT, THE THEODOLITES OF THE EGYPTIAN LAND SURVEYORS.
      • § 10. HOW THE PYRAMIDS WERE MADE USE OF.
      • § 11. DESCRIPTION OF THE ANCIENT PORTABLE SURVEY INSTRUMENT.
      • § 12. PRIMARY TRIANGLES AND THEIR SATELLITES;—OR THE ANCIENT SYSTEM OF RIGHT-ANGLED TRIGONOMETRY UNFOLDED BY A STUDY OF THE PLAN OF THE PYRAMIDS OF GIZEH.
      • Table of Some Primary Triangles and their Satellites.
      • § 13. THE SIZE AND SHAPE OF THE PYRAMIDS INDICATED BY THE PLAN.
      • § 14. A SIMPLE INSTRUMENT FOR LAYING OFF "PRIMARY TRIANGLES."
      • § 14a. GENERAL OBSERVATIONS.
      • § 15. PRIMARY TRIANGULATION.
      • § 16. THE PENTANGLE OR FIVE POINTED STAR THE GEOMETRIC SYMBOL OF THE GREAT PYRAMID.
      • Table Showing the Comparative Measures of Lines.
      • § 17. THE MANNER IN WHICH THE SLOPE RATIOS OF THE PYRAMIDS WERE ARRIVED AT.
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