## A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes. For the Use of the Royal Military Academy, Volume 1 |

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As , to find out the quantity or sum of all the three angles of any triangle , or to draw one line

As , to find out the quantity or sum of all the three angles of any triangle , or to draw one line

**perpendicular**to another . A Limited Problem is that which has but . one answer or solution . An Unlimited Problem is that which has ... Page 62

Opposite to each dividend , on the left hand , set such a number for a divisor as will bring it to the next higher name ; drawing a

Opposite to each dividend , on the left hand , set such a number for a divisor as will bring it to the next higher name ; drawing a

**perpendicular**line between all the divisors and dividends . Begin at the uppermost , and perform all the ... Page 292

A quadrant , or quarter of a circle , is a sector having a quarter of the circumference for its arc , and its two radii are

A quadrant , or quarter of a circle , is a sector having a quarter of the circumference for its arc , and its two radii are

**perpendicular**to each other . A quarter of the circumference is sometimes called a quadrant . ENEN 00000 24. Page 293

... shortest line that can be drawn from the point to the line . It is shown that this is the

... shortest line that can be drawn from the point to the line . It is shown that this is the

**perpendicular**. See th . 21 . 51. When two or more lines are considered in relation DEFINITIONS AND PRINCIPLES . 293. Page 294

When two or more lines are considered in relation to one another , they take different names , either parallel , oblique ,

When two or more lines are considered in relation to one another , they take different names , either parallel , oblique ,

**perpendicular**, or tangential . 52. Parallel lines are always at the same distance ; and they never meet , though ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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added algebraic angle answer applied arithmetical base called centre circle coefficients common compound contained continued cube decimal denominator denote describe diameter difference distance divided division divisor double draw drawn equal equation EXAMPLES expression extremes factors figure former four fraction functions give given greater half hence interest intersection join latter length less manner means measure meeting method Multiply obtained operation opposite parallel parallelogram perpendicular plane position principal PROBLEM proportional quantity question quotient radius ratio rectangle Reduce remainder respectively result right angles root rule sides signs simple solution square subtract successive supposing taken THEOREM third triangle Whence whole yards