## The Civil-engineer & Surveyor's Manual |

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**degrees**and one chain distance . The next is that by Benjamin Noble , of Ballinakil , Ire- land , entitled " Geodesia Hibernica , " printed in 1768 , were to 4**degrees**and 50 chains . The next , by Harding , were to 4**degrees**and 100 ... Page 15

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**degree**in the left hand column numbered from 1 at the top to 60 at the bot- tom , at the top are 1 to 9 to answer for ...**degrees**, then 45 to 90 are found at the bottom , contains 88 pages . Solids , expansion of , • To reduce links to ... Page 16

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**degrees**of longitude , Table XV . To reduce longitude to sidereal time , Table XVI . sea in miles Table XVII . Table ...**degree**of latitude , and from one**degree**to latitude 70 ° , and for polar distances 0 ' , 40 ′ , 0 45 , 0′50 ′ , 0 ... Page 11

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**degrees**of the < E OFX diameter by the constant number , or factor 0,008727 , i . e . , area = = d a × 0,008727 where a < E O F in**degrees**and decimals of a**degree**. 70. Segment of a Ring . NK M F G E , the area of this segment may be ... Page 26

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**degrees**with the perpen- dicular A E ; then CE tangent of angle n to radius A E. Let s = secant of the angle C A E ; then A C and angle n**degrees**. See fig . 42 . secant to radius A E area of the required 2 base A B , n x2 = n x , and ...### Other editions - View all

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Page 10 - ... one person being in fault will not dispense with another's using ordinary care for himself Two things must concur to support this action. An obstruction in the road by the fault of the defendant, and no want of ordinary care to avoid it on the part of the plaintiff.

Page 50 - CF was measured, not in the direction DC, equal to 200 yards, and from D a distance DE equal to 200 yards, and the following angles taken, C AFC = 83° 00', BDE = 54° 30', viz., \ACD- 53° 30', BDC = 156° 25', [ACF= 54° 31', BED = 88° 30'.