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A Cylinder is a body bounded by a uniformly curved surface, its ends being equal and parallel circles.
Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies - Page 396
by Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1892 - 416 pages

## The new practical gager

Matthew Iley - 1820 - 512 pages
...figure generated by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter. A cylinder is the solid figure generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides. 35. A cone is the solid figure generated by the revolution of a right-angled triangle, about either...

## Geometry, Plane, Solid, and Spherical, in Six Books: To which is Added, in ...

Pierce Morton - Geometry - 1830 - 584 pages
...the circumference of either base so as to be always parallel to the axis 166 (4) A right cylinder is generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides . . . 167 (c) A cylinder is greater than any inscribed prism, and less than any circumscribed prism;...

## Elements of Descriptive Geometry: With Their Application to Spherical ...

Charles Davies - Geometry, Descriptive - 1835 - 260 pages
...elements at the same distance from the axis, is the kind of cylinder treated of in geometry, and may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides. Cylinders are generally named from their inferior bases. If the inferior base be a circle, ellipse,...

## Library of Useful Knowledge: Geometry, plane, solid, and spherical [by ...

Mathematics - 1835
...the circumference of either base so as to be always parallel to the axis 166 (б) A right cylinder is generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides . . . 167 (c) A cylinder is greater than any inscribed prism, and less than any circumscribed prism;...

## Elements of Descriptive Geometry: With Their Application to Spherical ...

Charles Davies - Geometry, Descriptive - 1840 - 264 pages
...elements at the same distance from the axis, is the kind of cylinder treated of in geometry, and may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides. Cylinders are generally named from their inferior bases. If the inferior base be a circle, ellipse,...

## Ticknor's Mensuration, Or, Square and Triangle: Being a Practical and ...

Almon Ticknor - Measurement - 1849 - 144 pages
...triangles ; a square prism when its ends are square, &c. Fig. 3. Kg. 4. 4. A cylinder is a solid described by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides, as an axis, which remains fixed ; as ABC D. 5. A cone is a solid described by the revolution of a right-angled...

## Young Scientist: A Practical Journal for Amateurs, Volume 1

1851 - 716 pages
...oblique (fig. 71), as this axis is perpendicular or oblique to the base. A right cylinder will manifestly be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides. On the convex surface of the cylinder, innumerable straight lines may be drawn, parallel to each other...

## Iconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, Literature, and Art, Volume 1

Johann Georg Heck - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1851 - 714 pages
...oblique (fig.1\), as this axis is perpendicular or oblique to the base. A right cylinder will manifestly be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides. On the convex surface of the cylinder, innumerable straight lines may be drawn, parallel to each other...