| Mathematics - 1801
...squares contained in the surface, the side of those squares being either an inch, a foot, a yard, &c. **And hence the area is said to be so many square inches,** or square feet, or square yards, &c. Our ordinary lineal measures, or measures of length, are as in... | |
| William Hawney - Geometry - 1820 - 312 pages
...its surface ; the side of those squares being either an inch, a foot, a yard, a link, a chain, &c. **And hence the area is said to be so many square inches,...table below, and the second table of square measure** i« taken from it, by squaring the several numbers. I. Lineal Measure. 12 Inches 1 Foot 3 ' Feet 1... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 164 pages
...contained in the same ; the side of those squares being either an inch, a foot, a yard, a rod, &c. **Hence the area is said to be so many square inches, square feet,** •quare yards, or square rods, &c. Problem I. To find the area of a parallelogram- whether it be a... | |
| Ira Wanzer - Arithmetic - 1831 - 396 pages
...each of these little measuring squares being an inch, a foot, a yard, or any other fixed quantity : **And hence the area is said to be so many square inches,** or square feet, or square yards, &c. PROBLEM I. — To find the area of any Parallelogram' whether... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 186 pages
...contained in the same ; the side of those squares being either an inch, a loot, a yard, a rod, &c. **Hence the area is said to be so many square inches, square feet, square yards,** or square rods, &c. 305. To find the area of a parallelogram (65), whether it be a square, a rectangle,... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 186 pages
...contained in the same ; the side of those squares being either an inch, a foot, a yard, a rod, &c. **Hence the area is said to be so many square inches, square feet, square yards,** or square rods, &c. 305. To find the area of a parallelogram (65), whether it be a square, a rectangle,... | |
| George Alfred - Arithmetic - 1834 - 336 pages
...foot, a yard, a link, a chain, or a pole, whichever may suit best in the opinion of the calculator ; **and hence the- area is said to be so many square inches, square feet, square yards, square links,** &c. according to tb» dimension of the measuring unit. PROBLEM 1. To find the area of. a square.. RULE.... | |
| Frederick Augustus Griffiths - 1840 - 436 pages
...contained in it, the side of these measuring squares being an inch, a foot, or any other fixed quantity, **and hence the Area is said to be so many square inches, square feet,** &c. Vide Table, Square Measure. Page 288. To find the Area of a, Parallelogram, whether a Square, Rectangle,... | |
| Basil Jackson - Military reconnaissance - 1853 - 360 pages
...being an inch, a foot, a yard, an acre, or any other fixed quantity. And hence the area or content **is said to be so many square inches, square feet, square yards,** &c. Thus, if the figure to be measured be the four-sided one, ABCD, which is termed a rectangle (its... | |
| Frederick Augustus Griffiths - Artillery - 1859 - 426 pages
...in it, the side of these measuring squares being an inch, a foot, or any other fixed quantity, i\nd **hence the area is said to be so many square inches, square feet,** &c. Vide Table, Square measure. Page 281. To find the area of a parallelogram, whether a square, rectangle,... | |
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