Books Books The area of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal figure, owing to errors proceeding from the parts omitted ; but the calculation has been carried on with an additional figure, that... Elements of Geometry: On the Basis of Dr. Brewster's Legendre : to which is ... - Page 229
by James Bates Thomson - 1844 - 237 pages ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry: With Notes

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1822 - 394 pages
...3.1415927 32768 3.1415926 3.1415926 The surface of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...correct even to the last decimal place. Since the surface of the circle is equal to half the circumference multiplied by the radius, the half circumference... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry: With Notes

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1828 - 346 pages
...final result here given might be absolutely correct even to the last decimal place. Since the surface of the circle is equal to half the circumference multiplied...circumference must be 3.1415926, when the radius is 1 ; or the whole circumferrence must be 3.1415926, when the diameter is 1 : hence the ratio of the circumference... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1836 - 394 pages
...32768 3.1415»26 .... 3.1415926 The area of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal figure, owing to errors-proceeding from the parts omitted ; but the calculation has been carried on with an additional... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1837 - 376 pages
...3.1415927 32768 3.1415W26 .... 3.1415926 The area of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...circumference must be 3.1415926, when the radius is 1 ; or the whole circumference must be 3.1415926, when the diameter is 1 : hence the ratio of the circumference... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1838 - 376 pages
...3.1415927 32768 3.1415926 .... 3.1415926 The area of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...with an additional figure, that the final result here givea might be absolutely correct even to the last decimal place. Since the area of the circle is equal... ## Elements of plane (solid) geometry (Higher geometry) and trigonometry (and ...

Nathan Scholfield - 1845 - 896 pages
........ 3.1415925 .... 3.1415927 168 The area of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...multiplied by the radius, the half circumference must be 3.111592IJ, when the radius is 1; or the whole circumference must be 3.1415926, when the diameter is... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry Translated from the French of A.M ...

Charles Davies - Trigonometry - 1849 - 384 pages
...3.1415927 32768 3.1415026 .... 3.1415926 The area of the circle, we infer therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...circumference must be 3.1415926, when the radius is 1 ; or the whole circumference must be 3.1415926, when the diameter is 1 : hence the ratio of the circumference... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1852 - 436 pages
...3.1415926 . . . 3.1415926 The approximate area of the circle, we infer, therefore, JB equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...might be absolutely correct even to the last decimal plaee. The number generally used, for computation, is 3.1416, a number very near the true area. Scholium... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry from the Works of A.M. Legendre ...

Charles Davies - Geometry - 1854 - 436 pages
...3.1415926 . . . 3.1415926 The approximate area of the circle, we infer, therefore, is equal to 3.1415926. Some doubt may exist perhaps about the last decimal...absolutely correct even to the• last decimal place. The number generally used, for computation, is 3.1416, a number very near the true area. Scholium 1.... 