# Study of Steam and the Marine Engine for Young Sea Officers in H.M. Navy, the Merchant Navy, Etc: Being a Complete Initiation Into a Knowledge of Principles and Their Application to Practice

Longmans, 1862 - Marine engines - 179 pages
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### Contents

 Ratios 5 Equations 7 Algebra PART 1 STUDY OF STEAM SECTION I 6 Trigonometry 13 Definition of an Angle 20 Trigonometrical Canon 22 Geometrical Theorems 27 Projection of Plane Triangles 29 Geometrical Problems 31
 Trigonometry 80 42 99 44 101 45 102 46 103 47 105 49 107 50 109

 Calculation of Triangles 44 Rule of Sines 45 To find a Side To find an Angle 39 Rightangled Plane Triangles 51 To find an Angle 42 To find a Side 45 Obliqueangled Plane Triangles 57 Case I 46 Case II 47 Rule for Two Sides and included Angle 48 Case III 49 Rule for Three Sides 59 13 15 20 20 62 39 64 Par 69
 58 116 PART II 120 Par 125 Testing the Strength of Metal 136 Expansion of Steam 144 བབཆེ 151 Air Pump 157 Blowingout Valve 164 85 167 Slip of Screw 170 97 176

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Page 28 - IF two straight lines cut one another, the vertical, or opposite, angles shall be equal.
Page 27 - The angles which one straight line makes with another upon one side of it, are either two right angles, or are together equal to two right angles.
Page 21 - A plane angle is the inclination of two lines to one " another in a plane, which meet together, but are not
Page 29 - IN a right-angled triangle, if a perpendicular be drawn from the right angle to the base, the triangles on each side of it are similar to the whole triangle, and to one another.
Page 31 - IF a side of any triangle be produced, the exterior angle is equal to the two interior and opposite angles ; and the three interior angles of every triangle are equal to two right angles.
Page 40 - The angle at the centre of a circle is double the angle at the circumference on the same arc.
Page 39 - As any one side, Is to the sine of its opposite angle ; So is any other side, To the sine of its opposite angle.
Page 29 - The greater angle of every triangle is subtended by the greater side, or has the greater side opposite to it.
Page 13 - Hence, if either of these equal products be divided by one of the mean terms the quotient will be the other.
Page 13 - ... for the second term, and the greater for the first ; and in either case multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term.