| Oliver Welch - 1812 - 231 sider
...solidity of a globe, or spher-e. NB A globe or sphere is a round body boundedby a surface every point **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre** ; a line passing from one side to the other through the centre is called the diameter, or axis. RULE.... | |
| George Adams - 1813 - 534 sider
...triangle and parallelogram have equal bases and equal altitudes, the triangle is half the parallelogram. **A circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curve line called the circumference, every part** whereof is equally distant from a point within the samo figure, called the centre. Any part of the... | |
| George Adams - 1813 - 534 sider
...triangle and parallelogram have equal bases and equal altitudes, the triangle is half the parallelogram. **A circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curve line called the** circionJerence, every part whereof is equally distant from a point within the same figure, called the... | |
| Robert Patterson - 1819 - 156 sider
...called a pentagon ; one of six, a hexagon s one of seven, a heptagon ; one of eight, an octagon, &c. 12. **A circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curve line called the circumference,** which is in all parts equidistant from a certain point within the same called the center. A degree... | |
| William Jillard Hort - 1822
...one third of the product. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** Rule for finding the surface of a sphere or any segment or zone thereof. Multiply the circumference... | |
| James Mitchell - 1823 - 576 sider
...Mirror. SPHERK. or ULOBE, in Geometry, is a solid contained under one uniform surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre** of the sphere, and may be conceived to be generated by the revolution ot a semi-circle Rbout its diameter,... | |
| Anthony Nesbit - 1824 - 434 sider
...called the axis or diameter of the sphere ; or it is a solid bounded by one continued convex surface, **every part of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** 14. The segment of a sphere is any part of it cut off by a plane. If the plane pass through the centre,... | |
| Zadock Thompson - 1826 - 164 sider
...pyramid, having a circle for its base. 8. A sphere is a solid bounded by one continued convex surface, **every part of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** Mensuration of Solids teaches to determine the spaces included bv contiguous surfaces, and the sum... | |
| Montgomery Robert Bartlett - 1828
...divide the circumference by 3.14159. NOTE 1. A globe is a rouml, solid body, bounded by a surface, **every part of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** OBs. 1. The surface of a globe may be found by the following The largest ball near the top of the spire... | |
| Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - 1829 - 252 sider
...or spherical body, more usually called a sphere, bounded by one uniform convex surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** GRAVITY, a term used by physical HARMONY, in musick, the agreeable result, or union, of several musical... | |
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