| David Steel - 1805 - 392 pages
...tapers to the vertex. A Sphere, or globe, is a solid bounded by one uniform convex surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** The sphere may be conceived to be formed by the rotation of a semi-circle about its diameter. The.i4.ra... | |
| Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1808 - 520 pages
...square, or hexagonal, 8. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre*** The sphere may be conceived to be formed by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter, which... | |
| Edward Augustus Kendall - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1811 - 516 pages
...three lines or sides." " A circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curve line called the circumference, **every part of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre."** An axiom is a manifest truth not requiring a demonstration : The following are examples of axioms,... | |
| Edward Augustus Kendall - 1811 - 458 pages
...lines or «ides." " A circle is a plane figure, bounded liy a curre line called the circumference, **every part of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre."** AD axiom is a manifest truth not requiring a detnonstratipn : The following areexamplcs of axioms,... | |
| Oliver Welch - Arithmetic - 1812 - 236 pages
...solidity of a globe, or spher-e. NB A globe or sphere is a round body boundedby a surface every point **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre ; a** line passing from one side to the other through the centre is called the diameter, or axis. RULE. Cube... | |
| William Jillard Hort - 1822 - 308 pages
...one third of the product. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** Rule for finding the surface of a sphere or any segment or zone thereof. Multiply the circumference... | |
| James Mitchell - Mathematics - 1823 - 666 pages
...Mirror. SPHERK. or ULOBE, in Geometry, is a solid contained under one uniform surface, every point **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre** of the sphere, and may be conceived to be generated by the revolution ot a semi-circle Rbout its diameter,... | |
| Anthony Nesbit - Surveying - 1824 - 476 pages
...fixed, and is called the axis or diameter of the sphere ; or it is a solid bounded by one continued **convex surface, every part of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** 14. The segment of a sphere is any part of it cut off by a plane. If the plane pass through the centre,... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 176 pages
...cone is a round pyramid, having a circle for its base. 8. A sphere is a solid bounded by one continued **convex surface, every part of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** Mensuration of Solids teaches to determine the spaces included bv contiguous surfaces, and the sum... | |
| Montgomery Robert Bartlett - Education - 1828 - 426 pages
...diameter or divide the circumference by 3.14159. NOTE 1. A globe is a rouml, solid body, bounded by a **surface, every part of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** OBs. 1. The surface of a globe may be found by the following The largest ball near the top of the spire... | |
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