Books Books A Cylinder is a body bounded by a uniformly curved surface, its ends being equal and parallel circles. Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies - Page 396
by Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1892 - 416 pages ## Elements of Geometry

Andrew Wheeler Phillips, Irving Fisher - Geometry - 1896 - 562 pages
...through the centres of all sections parallel to its base. 777. COR. II. A right circular cylinder may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. 778. Defs. — For this reason a right circular cylinder is also called a cylinder of revolution. The... ## Elements of Geometry

George Washington Hull - Geometry - 1897 - 408 pages
...its bases; as OOf. NOTE.—A right circular cylinder is called a cylinder of revolution, since it may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. 503. Similar Cylinders are cylinders whose axes are proportional to the radii of their bases. 504.... ## Higher Arithmetic

Wooster Woodruff Beman, David Eugene Smith - Arithmetic - 1897 - 232 pages
...(sil'in.der). G. kylindros, from kyliein, to roll. The elementary form considered in arithmetic is a solid generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. Date line (dâf Un). The fixed boundary line between neighboring regions where the calendar day is... ## First Principles of Mechanical and Engineering Drawing

H. Holt-Butterfill - Mechanical drawing - 1897 - 232 pages
...by figures which are portions of plane sections of the first two primary ones. A Cylinder is a solid generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. If ABCD, Fig. 145, be the rectangle, then if it be caused to revolve round AB as an axis, making one... ## Plane and Solid Geometry: Inductive Method

Arthur A. Dodd, B. Thomas Chace - Geometry - 1898 - 468 pages
...circles. 551. In how many ways may a right circular cylinder be generated ? 552. A right circular cylinder generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis is called a cylinder of revolution. 553. Similar cylinders of revolution are generated by the revolution... ## The Essentials of Geometry

Webster Wells - Geometry - 1899 - 424 pages
...centres of all sections parallel to the bases. PROP. III. THEOREM. 549. A right circular cylinder may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. Given rect. ABCD. To Prove the solid generated by the revolution of ABCD about AD as an axis a rt.... ## Syllabus of Propositions in Geometry: Intended for Use in Preparing Students ...

Harvard University - Geometry - 1899 - 39 pages
...passes through the centres of all the parallel sections. THEOREM III. A right circular cylinder may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. THEOREM IV. A plane passing through a tangent to the base of a circular cylinder and the element drawn... ## The Essentials of Geometry

Webster Wells - Geometry - 1899 - 450 pages
...centres of all sections parallel to the bases. PROP. III. THEOREM. 549. A right circular cylinder may be generated by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. Given rect. ABCD. To Prove the solid generated by the revolution of ABCD about AD as an axis a rt.... ## New High School Question Book: Embracing the Studies Usually Pursued in High ...

W. H. F. Henry - Questions and answers - 1899 - 440 pages
...the vertex to the circumference of the base. 37. What is a Cylinder f A Cylinder is a solid described by the revolution of a rectangle about one of its sides as an axis. The sides perpendicular to the axis describe circles ; the opposite side describes a curved surface.... 