## An Encyclopædia of Architecture: Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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Side 85

The height of the entablature is a small

of the column . The intercolumniations are , as nearly as possible , 1.5 diameter

of the column ; whence the size of the temple will be easily determined . 209.

The height of the entablature is a small

**fraction**less than one quarter the heightof the column . The intercolumniations are , as nearly as possible , 1.5 diameter

of the column ; whence the size of the temple will be easily determined . 209.

Side 232

number , it only means that the quotient cannot ... if the number a is to be divided

by the number b , the quotient is 6 , and this form of expression is called a

.

**FRACTIONS**. 1 a . 549. When a number is said not to be divisible by anothernumber , it only means that the quotient cannot ... if the number a is to be divided

by the number b , the quotient is 6 , and this form of expression is called a

**fraction**.

Side 233

Thus , in the

taking five of those parts we have the value of the

mode of ...

Thus , in the

**fraction**is it is evident that it is five times greater than i This last**fraction**expresses one of the 10 parts into which I may be divided , and that intaking five of those parts we have the value of the

**fraction**to 554. It is from thismode of ...

Side 234

Thus , taking the

terms , whereof the result is the result is again divisible by 2 , by which the

result of ...

Thus , taking the

**fraction**may immediately perceive that 2 will divide both theterms , whereof the result is the result is again divisible by 2 , by which the

**fraction**is reduced to 35 , in which we again find 2 as a common divisor , and theresult of ...

Side 235

MULTIPLICATION AND DIVISION OF

a

only by the given number , the denominator remaining unchanged : thus - 2 times

...

MULTIPLICATION AND DIVISION OF

**FRACTIONS**. 561. For the multiplication ofa

**fraction**by an integer , or whole number , the rule is to multiply the numeratoronly by the given number , the denominator remaining unchanged : thus - 2 times

...

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An Encyclopædia of Architecture: Historical, Theoretical, and Practical Joseph Gwilt Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1842 |

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Side 6 - In taking two stations having the same value, the one to the north and the other to the south of...

Side 316 - The angle at the centre of a circle is double of the angle at the circumference upon the same base, that is, upon the same part of the circumference.

Side 16 - The western face, which is the least elevated, is the most interesting on account of the appearance of building it presents. Near the summit of it appears a low wall, with interruptions, built of unburnt bricks, mixed up with chopped straw or reeds, and cemented with clay-mortar of great thickness, having between every layer a layer of reeds ; and on the north side are also some vestiges of a similar construction.

Side 375 - As 360 is to the degrees in the arc of the sector, so is the area of the whole circle to the area of the sector.

Side 17 - ... in breadth, diminishing in thickness to the top, which is broken and irregular, and rent by a large fissure extending through a third of its height.

Side ix - Vive, vale ; si quid novisti rectius istis, Candidus impertí ; si non, his utere mecum.

Side 51 - Twenty-five years, and above three millions sterling, were employed by the founder: his liberal taste invited the artists of Constantinople, the most skilful sculptors and architects of the age; and the buildings were sustained or adorned by twelve hundred columns of Spanish and African, of Greek and Italian marble. The hall of audience was...

Side 372 - PROBLEM I. To find the area of a parallelogram, whether it be a square, a rectangle, a rhombus, or a rhomboides.

Side 199 - The taste of all these stately mansions was that bastard style which intervened between Gothic and Grecian architecture; or which perhaps was the style that had been invented for the houses of the nobility, when they first ventured on the settlement of the kingdom after the termination of the quarrel between the Roses, to abandon their fortified dungeons, and consult convenience and magnificence...

Side 216 - What the back-ground is in painting, in architecture is the real ground on which the building is erected ; and no architect took greater care that his work should not appear crude and hard, that is, that it did not abruptly start out of the ground without expectation or preparation.