## A treatise on spherical trigonometry, by W.J. M'Clelland and T. Preston, Part 1 |

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A Treatise On Spherical Trigonometry, by W.J. M'Clelland and T. Preston William John M'Clelland No preview available - 2023 |

A Treatise on Spherical Trigonometry, by W. J. M'Clelland and T. Preston William John M'Clelland No preview available - 2016 |

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Page 78 - A cos 6 = cos a cos c + sin a sin c cos B cos c = cos a cos 6 + sin a sin 6 cos C Law of Cosines for Angles cos A = — cos B...

Page 17 - The angles at the base of an isosceles triangle are equal to one another; and if the equal sides be produced, the angles -upon the other side of the base shall be equal.

Page 17 - The rectangle contained by the diagonals of a quadrilateral inscribed in a circle is equal to the sum of the two rectangles contained by its opposite sides.

Page 28 - Show that any side of a triangle is greater than the difference between the other two sides.

Page 37 - C . cos. a . sin. 6 . cos. c _ — 2 . sin. A . sin. B . sin. C . sin. a . sin. b . sin. c I — 2 sin.

Page 99 - BG; that is, the base is to the sum of the sides as the difference of the sides is to the sum or difference of the segments of the base made by the perpendicular from the vertex, according as the...

Page 114 - B . sin c = sin b . sin C cos a = cos b . cos c + sin b . sin c cos b = cos a . cos c + sin a . sin c cos A cos B cos c = cos a . cos b + sin a . sin b . cos C ..2), cotg b . sin c = cos G.

Page 39 - Thus the sines of the angles of a spherical triangle are proportional to the sines of the opposite sides.

Page 18 - If two triangles have two sides and the included angle of the one, equal to two sides and the included angle of the other, each to each, the two triangles will be equal.

Page 110 - A = - cos B cos C + sin B sin C cos a. Similarly cos B = - cos C...