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

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**velocity**, Table - Blackwill's coefficient for overfall weirs . First and second Experiments , • • .310E * Experiments by Poncelet and Lebros . DuBuats , Smeaton , Brinley , Rennie , with Poncelet and Lebros ' table , Example from ... Page 13

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**velocity**, FRICTION . COULOMB AND MORRINS ' experiments coefficient of the angle of repose ,. Table - Friction of plane surfaces sometime in contact , Table - Friction of bodies in motion , 319a • 319a • · 319 319 % to 31927 39.a 319 ... Page 27

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**velocity**of 3 feet per minute ? — Weisbach's Mechanics , vol . 1 , p . 444 . 40 ° , consequently < CA E 50 ° , and ། Here we have the < D C A the sectional area of figure C A B D a = 25 feet . a By formula 3 , x = where s secant of 50 ... Page 34

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**velocity**of the stream , the sectional area , and the fall per mile . The fall , is the height from the centre of the column of water to the level of the wheel's lower periphery . The weight of a cubic foot of water is 62.25 pounds ... Page 35

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**velocity**, W = 0.60 V bottom**velocity**; therefore , as 6 minutes gives a surface**velocity**of 88 ft .; this multiplied by 0.80 , gives 70.4 ft . per minute as the mean**velocity**. 310k . The following may serve as an example for entry of ...### 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'.