## The Civil-engineer & Surveyor's Manual |

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Michael McDermott. P 20.

Michael McDermott. P 20.

**Hydraulic**mean depth of a rectangular water - course is found by dividing the area by the wetted perimeter ; i . e . , = area divided by the sum of 2 A C + C B. 21. When the breadth is to the depth as 1 : V2 , i ... Page 13

... fig . 10 , represent a lune . Find the difference be- tween the segment A C B and A D B , which will be the required area . 77.

... fig . 10 , represent a lune . Find the difference be- tween the segment A C B and A D B , which will be the required area . 77.

**Hydraulic**mean depth of a segment of a circle STRAIGHT - LINED AND CURVILINEAL FIGURES . 13. Page 14

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**hydraulic**mean depth . 78. The greatest isoceles A that can circumscribe a circle will be that whose height or perpendicular C F is equal to 3 times the radius O E. 79. Areas of circles are to one another as the squares of their diame ... Page 19

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**hydraulic**mean depth with the least possible surface in contact . OF THE PARABOLIC SEWER . 183. Given the area of the parabolic sewer , NV U = a to find its abscissa V B and ordinate B // N such that the**hydraulic**mean depth of the ... Page 20

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**hydraulic**mean depth 0,76 feet . 134. The circular sewer , when running half full , has a greater**hydraulic**mean depth than any other segment ; but as the water falls in the sewer , the difference between the circular and parabolic ...### Other editions - View all

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Page 10 - ... one person being in fault will not dispense with another's using ordinary care for himself Two things must concur to support this action. An obstruction in the road by the fault of the defendant, and no want of ordinary care to avoid it on the part of the plaintiff.

Page 50 - CF was measured, not in the direction DC, equal to 200 yards, and from D a distance DE equal to 200 yards, and the following angles taken, C AFC = 83° 00', BDE = 54° 30', viz., \ACD- 53° 30', BDC = 156° 25', [ACF= 54° 31', BED = 88° 30'.