## 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 angles equal apothem base bisecting centre chord circle circumference circumscribed circle circumscribed polygon cone consequently corresponding cosec Cosine Cotang cubic cylinder decimal denote diameter dicular distance divided draw drawn equally distant equation exterior angles feet figure frustum given angle given line gives greater half hence hypotenuse inches included angle inscribed circle intersection logarithm measure middle point multiplied number of sides opposite parallel parallelogram parallelopipedon pendicular perimeter perpen perpendicular plane MN polyedral angle polyedron prism PROBLEM proportion pyramid quadrant quadrilateral radii radius ratio rectangle regular polygon respectively equal right angles right-angled triangle Scholium secant similar similar triangles Sine slant height solid sphere spherical triangle square straight line subtract suppose surface Tang Tangent THEOREM three sides triangle ABC volume

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