| Henry Sinclair Hall, Frederick Haller Stevens - Euclid's Elements - 1900 - 330 pages
...circle. 16. A radius of a circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. 17. **A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** 18. A semicircle is the figure bounded by a diameter of a circle and the part of the circumference... | |
| Thomas Franklin Holgate - Geometry - 1901 - 462 pages
...Any straight line drawn from the centre to a point on the sphere is called a radius of the sphere. **A straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** sphere is called a diameter of the sphere. The length of a diameter is twice the length of a radius.... | |
| 1901 - 532 pages
...line drawn from any point in the curve perpendicularly to the axis is an ordinate to the axis. Any **straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** curve is called a diameter. Ellip'sis, in grammar, the omission of one or more words, which may be... | |
| G. F. Burn - Geometry - 1903 - 272 pages
...Practical Geometry, the circumference of a circle is also called the circle. A diameter of a circle is a **line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** A radius of a circle is a line drawn from the centre to the circumference, and is equal to half the... | |
| Euclid - Euclid's Elements - 1904 - 488 pages
...circle. 16. A radius of a circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. 17. **A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** 18. A semicircle is the figure bounded by a diameter of a circle and the part of the circumference... | |
| Calvin Franklin Swingle, Frederick John Prior - Air-brakes - 1906 - 676 pages
...straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference as LM — Fig. 63. The diameter of acirde **is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways** at the circumference, as ALC. A chord is a straight line joining any two points of the circumference,... | |
| Leonard Elliott Brookes - Machine-shop practice - 1906 - 664 pages
...a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference as LM— Fig. 63. The diameter of acirde **is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways** at the circumference, as ALC. A chord is a straight line joining any two points of the circumference,... | |
| Henry Sinclair Hall - 1908 - 286 pages
...line drawn from the centre to the circumference. It follows that all radii of a circle are equal. 3. **A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre and terminated both ways by the circumference.** 4. A semi-circle is the figure bounded by a diameter of a circle and the part of the circumference... | |
| Thomas Aloysius O'Donahue - Mine surveying - 1911 - 288 pages
...radius of a circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference, as OC (Fig. 32). The **diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference,** as AB (Fig. 32). An arc of a circle is any part of the circumference, as EDF (Fig. 32). A chord of... | |
| Edward L. Bates, Frederick Charlesworth - Geometry - 1912 - 648 pages
...device is employed to make such points conspicuous and more easily located by the reader. A diameter **is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** FIG. 1. Thus, in Fig. 2, O is the centre of the circle; OA, OB, OC, are radii; AOB is a diameter. From... | |
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