Proposition: Prop. 9.25: Even Number minus Odd Number is Odd
(Proposition 25 from Book 9 of Euclid's “Elements”)
If an odd (number) is subtracted from an even number then the remainder will be odd.
* For let the odd (number) $BC$ have been subtracted from the even number $AB$.
* I say that the remainder $CA$ is odd.
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- Fitzpatrick, Richard: Euclid's "Elements of Geometry"
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