| Anthony Birks, John Birks - 1766 - 611 sider
...ground : Againfl the wall a ladder ftood upright, Qf the fame length the caftle was in height. A waggiih **fellow did the ladder flide, (The bottom of it) ten...did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall.** . 100 X 100 = JOOOO 10 X io = loo v/ 9900 = 99.49874 • . • loo — 99.49874 = .50125 = a very little... | |
| Thomas Sadler - 1773 - 488 sider
...ground, Againft the wall, a ladder ftood upright, Of the fame length, the caftle was in height. A waggifh **fellow did the ladder flide (The bottom of it) ten...did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall.** Difference 9900 the fquare root whereof viz. 99.498+ feet, is the height of the wall to the top of... | |
| 1774 - 715 sider
...i Againft the wall a ladder ftood upright, -Of. the fame length the caftle was in height. A w'aggim **fellow did the ladder flide, (The bottom of it) ten...did fall,'. By pulling out the ladder from the wall** ? Anfaered by Mr. John Bofwell.' Six inches half a quarter the top did fall, By pulling the ladder... | |
| Charles Hutton - 1775
...ladder flood upright, Of the fame length the cafHe was in height. A waggim fellow did the ladder Hide **(The bottom of it) ten feet from the fide. Now I would...did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall.** IV. ^ueflion 32, by Mr. Lover. Three farmers did meet, as they rode on their way, The firit to the... | |
| Ladies' diary - 1775
...ladder flood upright, Of the fame length the cafHe was in height. A waggifli fellow did the ladder Hide **(The bottom of it) ten feet from the fide. Now I would...did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall.** IV. Qiiejliou 3t, by Mr. Lover. Three farmers did meet, as they rode on their way,. The fall to the... | |
| Charles Vyse - 1785 - 325 sider
...was in. Height. A waggill1 Youth did the Ladder Slide, (The Bottom of it) ten Feet from the Side : **Now I would know how far the top did fall, By pulling out the Ladder from the Wall** ? 17. As I was walking out one Day, Which happened on the firft of May, As Luck would have it, I did... | |
| Paul Deighan - 1804
...Againft the wall a ladder ftood upright, Of the fame length the caftle was in height : A waggifli youth **did the ladder flide, (The bottom of it) ten feet...did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall** ? Afif. 6 inches, nearly. i a. Suppofe a light-houfe built on the top of a rock ; the dillance between... | |
| Charles Vyse - 1806 - 320 sider
...Castle was in Height. A waggish Youth did the Ladder slide (The Bottom of it) ten Feet from the Side i . **Now I would know how far the Top did fall, By pulling out the Ladder from the Wall** ? (17) As I was walking out one Day, Which happen'd on the first of May, As Luck would have it, I did... | |
| Anthony Nesbit - 1824 - 434 sider
...was in height : A waggish youngster did the ladder slide (The bottom of it) 10 feet from the side: **Now I .would know how far the top did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall** ? Ans. 6 inches, nearly. PROBLEM vII. To find the areaffa trapezium. RULE. Multiply the sum of the... | |
| George Alfred - 1834 - 312 sider
...castle was in height. A waggish youth the ladder's foot did slide Exactly ten feet from the lower side ; **Now I would know how far the top did fall, By pulling out the ladder from the wall** î Ans. 6ia.-f12. As I was walking out one day, Which happened on the first of May, As luck would have... | |
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