| Richard Wormell - 1870 - 276 sider
...Circumferences.— Use of compasses. 43. A circle is a figure contained by one line, termed the circumference, **such that all straight lines drawn from a certain...within the figure to the circumference are equal.** If we place one of the points of a pair of compasses upon a perfectly even board, and the compasses... | |
| John Bruce Norton - 1870 - 329 sider
...allusion to it as " a plain figure contained by one line called the circumference, and such that all right **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another?"** Why then should we stumble or 'be offended at the use of such terms as " Estopell," "Alimony," " Certiorari,"... | |
| 1871
...Euclid and Montucla have written in vain. According to their definition, the circumference of a circle **'is such, that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure** ,' etc. How in the world could such a point be otherwise than ' within the figure?' IB there any such... | |
| Popular educator - 1872
...contained or bounded by a canal line, called the circumference or periphery, which is snch that aU **straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to** each other. This point Kg. 6. Fig. 7. is called the centre of the circle, and each of tho straight... | |
| Henry Major - 1873
...more boundaries. , XV. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, called the circumference, **such that all straight lines drawn from a certain...figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** XVI. This point is called the centre. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through... | |
| Lewis Sergeant - 1873
...figures, are limited by more than four straight lines. 34. A circle is a figure contained by one line, **called the circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the** circle to the circumference are equal to each other. 35. This point is called the centre of the circle;... | |
| Edward Atkins - 1874
...boundary is the extremity of anything. 14. A figure is that which is enclosed by one Or more boundaries. **15. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...And this point is called the centre of the circle,** [and any straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference is called a radius of the circle].... | |
| James McCosh - 1874 - 451 sider
...any length in a straight line ;" " There may be such a figure as a circle, that is, a plane figure **such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure** are equal to one another ;" and that " A circle may be described from any centre at any distance from... | |
| Robert Potts - 1876 - 403 sider
...is the extremity ot any tM%. XIV. A figure is that which is enclosed TiV one or more boundaries. XV. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** XVL And this point i* called the center of the circle. xvn. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| George Elliot Voyle, G. de Saint-Clair-Stevenson - 1876 - 581 sider
...where leather work is made up. Chuttack — An Indian weight, the sixteenth part of a seer. Circle — **A plane figure, contained by one line which is called...figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** This point is called the centre of the circle. Circumference, vide Circle. Ciroumferenta — A small... | |
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