| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811 - 404 pages
...general, shot which afe of diffèrent •weight's, and impelled by the firing of different charges **of powder, acquire velocities which are directly as the square roots of the** charges of powder, and inversely as the square roots of the weights of the shot. Stkty, It would •therefore... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1812 - 624 pages
...are nearly in the inverse ratio of the square roots of their weights. 4My, So that, in general, shot **which are of different weights, and impelled by the firing of different** charges of powder, acquire velocities which are directly as the square roots of the charges of powder,... | |
| John Mason Good - 1813 - 714 pages
...in the year ¡755, iu conjunction with several üble «meen of the Royal Artillery and other ining **of different quantities of powder, acquire velocities...roots of the quantities of powder, and inversely as** th« square roots of the weights of tbe shot, nearly. A. It would therefore be л great impunément... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1822 - 680 pages
...nearly in the inverse ratio of the square roots of their weights. 4thfy, So that, in general, shot **which are of different weights, and impelled by the firing of different** charges of powder, acquire velocities which are directly, as the square roots of the charges of powder,... | |
| Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823 - 872 pages
...reciprocal subduplicate ratio of their weights. 4. " Shot which are of different weights, and impelled by **different quantities of powder, acquire velocities...powder, and inversely as the square roots of the weights** ol the shot nearly." The velocities of the bullets being thus found as nearly as possible, the ranges... | |
| Thomas Curtis - Aeronautics - 1829 - 804 pages
...are nearly in the reciprocal subduplicate ratio of their weights. ' 4. So that, universally, shots **rence of these determinations is a determination to...therefore constant, and the indication and proper measure ** quantity of powder, and inversely as the square roots of the weight of the shot, nearly. •5. It would... | |
| Frederick Augustus Griffiths - 1839 - 348 pages
...weights. Therefore shot which are of different weights and impelled hy the firing of different charges **of powder acquire velocities which are directly as the square roots of the** charges of powder, and inversely as the square roots of the weight of the shot. By making use of shot... | |
| Frederick Augustus Griffiths - Artillery drill and tactics - 1854 - 406 pages
...communicated to them are nearly in the inverse ratio of the square roots of their weights. Tht-rvfore, shot **which are of different weights, and impelled by the firing of different** charges of powder, acquire velocities which are directly as the square roots of the charges of powder,... | |
| Augustus Frederick Oakes - 1857 - 98 pages
...weights. Therefore, shot which are of different weights, »nd impelled by the firing of different charges **of powder, acquire velocities which are directly as the square roots of the** charges of powder and inversely as the square roots of the weight of the shot. By making use o! shot... | |
| Frederick Augustus Griffiths - Artillery - 1859 - 426 pages
...communicated to them are nearly in the inverse ratio of the square roots of their weights. Therefore, shot **which are of different weights, and impelled by the firing of different** charges of powder, acquire velocities which are directly as the square roots of the charges of powder,... | |
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