## Plane and Solid Geometry: To which is Added Plane and Spherical Trigonometry and Mensuration : Accompanied with All the Necessary Logarithmic and Trigonometric Tables |

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a+b+c ABCD altitude base become called centre chord circle circumference circumscribed coincide column common cone consequently constructed corresponding Cosine Cotang cylinder denote described diameter difference distance divided draw drawn equal equation equivalent example expressed faces feet figure follows formed formula four give given greater half height hence included inscribed intersection join less logarithm manner measure meet multiplied obtain opposite parallel parallelogram parallelopipedon pass perimeter perpendicular plane polyedral angle polygon portion positive prism PROBLEM proportion pyramid radii radius ratio reason rectangle regular respectively right angles RULE Scholium sector sides similar Sine solid sphere spherical triangle square straight line subtract suppose surface taken Tang tangent THEOREM third triangle triangle ABC unit volume

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Page 113 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard...

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Page 15 - The sum of all the angles of a polygon is equal to twice as many right angles as the polygon has sides, less two.

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