# Euclid:Proposition/VIII/10

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## Proposition

In the words of Euclid:

*If numbers fall between each of two numbers and an unit in continued proportion, however many numbers fall between each of them and an unit in continued proportion, so many also will fall between the numbers themselves in continued proportion.*

(*The Elements*: Book $\text{VIII}$: Proposition $10$)

## Sources

- 1926: Sir Thomas L. Heath:
*Euclid: The Thirteen Books of The Elements: Volume 2*(2nd ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Book $\text{VIII}$. Propositions