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Take the length of the keel within board (so much as she treads on the ground) and the breadth within board by the midship beam, from plank to plank, and half the breadth for the depth, then multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the...
A New and Complete System of Arithmetic: Intended for the Use of Schools and ... - Page 118
by Caleb Alexander - 1813 - 144 pages

## A Plain and Familiar Method for Attaining the Knowledge and Practice of ...

Edmund Wingate - Arithmetic - 1751 - 401 pages
...fide of the fquare required. 776. Of Solid Meafure, which refpecls Length, Breadth, and Thicknefs. Rule. Multiply the Length by the Breadth, and that product by the Depth. Otherwife, Multiply the area of the bafe by the Height, the product gives the folid content, which...

## The Statutes at Large: From the Magna Charta, to the ..., Volume 14; Volume 1225

Great Britain - Law - 1765 - 514 pages
...breadth within board by the midfhip-beam, from plank to plank, and half the breadth for the depth, thea multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth, and divide the whole by ninety four, the quotient will give the true contents of the tonnage, according...

## The Statutes at Large: From Magna Charta to ... 1869 ...

Great Britain - Law - 1765 - 520 pages
...breadth within board by the midfhip-bcam, from plank to plank, and half the> breadth for the depth, then multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth, and divide the whole by ninety four, the quotient will give the true contents of the tonnage, according...

## The Arithmetician's Guide: Being a New, Improved, and Compendious System of ...

John Eadon - Arithmetic - 1766 - 360 pages
...folid figure contained under fix parallelograms, the oppofite fides of which are equal and parallel. Rule. Multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth (er altitude}» the laft product will be the folidity. t xam. l . The length of reftangled parallelopipedoa...

## The Spirit of Marine Law: Or Compendium of the Statutes Relating to the ...

John Irving Maxwell - Admiralty - 1800 - 600 pages
...breadth within board, by the midfhip beam, from plank to plank, and half the breadth for the depth ; then multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth, and divide the whole by 94, the quo- • ticnt will give the true contents of the tortiiagc. Perfons affembled...

## The shipwright's vade-mecum [by D. Steel].

David Steel - 1805 - 390 pages
...or, by duodecimals, 2 feet 10 inches solid. PROBLEM 2. To find the solid Content of a Parallelepiped. RULE. Multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth or height. EXAMPLE. Required the solid content of the parallelopipedon, whose length is 4 feet 8 inches,...

## Mathematics: Compiled from the Best Authors, and Intended to be ..., Volume 2

Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1808 - 522 pages
...length, breadth, and depth, or altitude, all continually together for the solid content ; that is, multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth. EXAMPLES. 1. Required the content of the parallelopipedon, whose length AB is 6 feet, its breadth AC...

## A general dictionary of commerce, trade and manufactures: exhibiting their ...

Thomas Mortimer - Commerce - 1810 - 1238 pages
...brcadtk withia board, by the midship brum torn plank to plank, and half the breadth for the depth; tten multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth. *nd divide t'ti* whole by <J4, the quuii«nt will give the true content^ of the lonnaf*. ADMINISTRATION,...