Books Books A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. Elements of geometry, based on Euclid, books i-iii - Page 7
by Edward Atkins - 1876 - 119 pages ## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1762 - 466 pages
...line drawn thro* the center, afldsce terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A femicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cot off by the diameter. XIX. " A fegment of a circle is the figure contained by a ftraight line and... ## The Elements of Euclid, Viz: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1775 - 520 pages
...drawn through the see NI centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A femicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off by the diameter. XIX. ** A fegment of a circle is the^figure contained by a ftraight " line and the circumference k... ## The First Six Books: Together with the Eleventh and Twelfth

Euclid - 1781 - 550 pages
...drawn through thesee N. centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. xyiji. A fcmicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off by the diameter. XIX. " A fegment of a circle is the figure contained by a ftraight <l line, and the circumference it... ## The Elements of Euclid: The Errors, by which Theon, Or Others, Have Long Ago ...

Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1781 - 466 pages
...line drawn thro' the center, and See N<i terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A femkircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off by the diameter. XIX. ** A fegment of a circle is the figure contained by a ftraight line " and the circumference it... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the Principal Propositions in the First Six ...

Euclid - Euclid's Elements - 1789 - 296 pages
...circle, is a right line drawn from the centre to the circumference. 2. A diameter of a circle, is a right line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the circumference. 3. An arc of a circle, is any part of its periphery, or circumference. O 4. The chord, or fubtenfe,... ## A Complete Treatise on Practical Mathematics: Including the Nature and Use ...

John McGregor (teacher of mathematics.) - Mathematics - 1792 - 431 pages
...circle is the diilance between the centre and circumference. 3-5. The diameter of a circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. A is the centre. AB the radius. CD the diameter. Note, The diameter is equal to twice the radius. 36.... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with Two ...

John Playfair - Trigonometry - 1795 - 444 pages
...ftraight line drawn through the centref and terminated both ways by the circumference. XIV. A femicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off by the diameter. B a XV. Rectilineal figures are thofe which are contained by ftraight lines. . Trilateral figures,... ## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, with the Eleventh and ...

Alexander Ingram - Trigonometry - 1799 - 351 pages
...center to the circumference of a circle, is called a Radius. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A femicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off... ## A Treatise on Land-surveying, in Six Parts ...

Thomas Dix - Surveying - 1799 - 193 pages
...point С within the circle, called the centre thereof. в 10. A Diameter of a Circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. il. A Radius of a Circle is a ftraight line drawn from the centre to the circumference, and i«s equal... 