## The Mechanic's Assistant: A Thorough Practical Treatise on Mensuration and the Sliding Rule: Teaching the Manner of Drawing All Regular Superficies, and the Contents of All Regular Solids, Both by Numbers and by the Sliding Rule. Treating Also of the Laws of Motion, the Descent of Falling Bodies, the Strength of Materials, the Mechanical Powers, the Elasticity and Force of Steam, Specific Gravities, Levelling, the Pendulum, Etc., Adapted for the Use of Carpenters, Shipwrights ... and Artisans GenerallyD. Appleton & Company, 1849 - 276 sider |

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**triangular**prism , whose height is 24 inches , and the length of each side 12 inches ? Ans . 1496 inches . 2. MULTIPLICATION ON THE SLIDING RULE . Find the multiplier on the B line , and place it under 1 on the A line ; then find the ... Side 109

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**triangular**, rectangular , square , or polygonal ; and the perpendicular distance between these two sides is called the altitude of the prism . When the lateral edges are perpendicu- lar to the end or base , it is called a right prism ... Side 116

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**TRIANGULAR**PRISM . A**triangular**prism is a solid comprehended under five planes , the sides being parallelograms , and the ends equal tri- angles . To find the solidity of any prism : — Multiply the area of the end , or its base , by ... Side 117

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**triangular**prism : -Place its length in feet and decimal parts of a foot over 18.234 on D , and over the side ( 30 inches ) found on D , will be found its solidity in cubic feet on C. See19 , under examples 5 , 6 , and 7 . To find the ... Side 118

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**triangular**prism , its length being 20 feet , and the sides of its base 6 , 8 , and 10 feet ? Ans . 528 feet . 5. What is the surface of a regular pentagonal prism , whose length is 32 feet , and a side of the base 61 feet ? Ans ...### Innhold

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The Mechanic's Assistant: A Thorough Practical Treatise on Mensuration and ... D. M. Knapen Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1850 |

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12 inches 12 rods 20 feet 30 inches absciss altitude avoirdupois base beam body breadth bung diameter bushels called cask centre chord circle circular segment circumference cone cube root cubic inches curve cylinder degrees diam diameter distance divide the product divisor edge ellipse equal EXAMPLES extract the square feet long feet per second find the area Find the content find the number find the solidity foot frustum gauge point given number head diameter height hyperbola hypotenuse imperial gallons inches in diameter lever major axis middle diameter middle frustum miles minor axis Multiply the square nearly number of acres number of teeth octagon ordinate parallel perpendicular plane polygon pounds prism pyramid quotient radius rectangle remainder rhombus right angles rods semi-major axis slider sliding rule specific gravity sphere square inch square root subtract thickness triangular ungula velocity versed sine vertex vessel wheel wine gallons yards