Annual Report of the Association of Ontario Land Surveyors, Issue 22

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Association of Ontario Land Surveyors., 1907 - Surveying

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Page 131 - ... all and singular that certain parcel or tract of land and premises situate, lying and being in the City of Toronto, in the County of York...
Page 156 - Wherefore, in equal circles &c. QED PROPOSITION B. THEOREM If the vertical angle of a triangle be bisected by a straight line which likewise cuts the base, the rectangle contained by the sides of the triangle is equal to the rectangle contained by the segments of the base, together with the square on the straight line which bisects the angle. Let ABC be a triangle, and let the angle...
Page 128 - ALL AND SINGULAR that certain parcel or tract of land and premises situate...
Page 87 - Port Royal, the fairest town of all the English plantations, the best emporium and mart of this part of the world, exceeding in its riches, plentiful of all good things, was shaken and shattered to pieces, and sunk into, and covered for the greatest part, by the sea...
Page 152 - If one side of a triangle be produced, the exterior angle shall be greater than either of the interior opposite angles.
Page 87 - One of the persons, whose name was Hopkins, had his plantation removed half a mile from the place where it formerly stood.
Page 156 - Upon a given straight line to describe a segment of a circle, which shall contain aa angle equal to a given rectilineal angle.
Page 87 - Whole streets, with their inhabitants, were swallowed up by the opening of the earth, which, when shut upon them, squeezed the people to death, and in that manner several were left with their heads above ground, and others covered with dust and earth by the people who remained in the place. It was a sad sight to see the harbour covered with dead bodies of people of all conditions, floating up and down without burial, for the burying place was destroyed by the earthquake...
Page 84 - The conclusions just stated were based upon the 507 residuals considered as one group. The residuals have been examined in separate groups of 25, each group covering a small region. Not a single group of 25 contradicts the conclusion just stated. "It is certain that for the United States and adjacent regions including oceans, the isostatic compensation is more than two-thirds complete— perhaps much more.
Page 156 - To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole, and one of the parts, may be equal to the square of the other part.

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