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

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**Tabular**Heights of Table VII . , take out the corresponding area segment ; which , when multiplied by the square of ...**tabular**area . Example . Let G H 4 , and the chord E H 9 E F. By 81 · = 20,25 4 diameter . Euclid III . 35 ... Page 17

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**tabular**area corresponding to the quotient taken from tab . VII ; this area multi- plied by the two axes will give the required area , i . e . , Tab . area h 2 a 4 a b , when the base is parallel to the conjugate axis ; h or , tab ... Page 22

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**tabular**segment area , opposite tab . ver . sine . This multiplied by the diameter will be the height of the segment . Here we have a = 2,880 . a 16 , and the quotient 0,18000 . d2 d2 4 X 4 Tab . area segment , 18000 . Corresponding ver ... Page 23

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**tabular**length corresponding to the quotient The**tabular**number thus found , multiplied by in column**tabular**length . the chord , will be the required length . 3,592 ) 1,12 quotient , , 3118 , whose**tabular**length 1,2419 , which ... Page 30

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**tabular**value are deficiences , unsuitableness , locality , or unusual solidity . Deficiences . In large public buildings , such as for internal improve- ments , an allowance of 10 to 30 per cent . is made ; also in stables and fuel ...### Other editions - View all

The Civil-Engineer & Surveyor's Manual: Comprising Surveying, Engineering ... Michael Mcdermott No preview available - 2017 |

The Civil-Engineer & Surveyor's Manual: Comprising Surveying, Engineering ... Michael McDermott No preview available - 2015 |

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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'.