Mathematics for Machinists

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John Wiley & sons, Incorporated, 1915 - Machine-shop practice - 229 pages


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Page 40 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 2 - An improper fraction is one whose numerator is equal to, or greater than its denominator ; as, $, -f . A mixed number is a whole number and a fraction expressed together; as, 4f, 25-ht.
Page 147 - In any proportion, the product of the means is equal to the product of the extremes.
Page 80 - The formula states that the square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the base and altitude.

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