| Lorenzo Fairbanks - 1875 - 468 pages
...to the plane of its base ; as, Figure G. 397 A Sphere is a solid bounded by one continued surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the centre; as, Figure H. The Altitude of a prism, cube, or parallelopipedon, is the perpendicular... | |
| Stoddard A. Felter, S. A. Farrand - Arithmetic - 1875 - 314 pages
...run 138 miles ? CIRCULAR OR ANGULAR MEASURE. S^^f*130. A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a line, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called** the centre. (a.) The circumference of a circle is its bounding line. An arc is any part of the circumference.... | |
| Malcolm MacVicar - Arithmetic - 1876 - 412 pages
...in (3) and (4), is the perpendicular distance between two opposite sides. 703. A Circle is a plane **bounded by a curved line, called the circumference,...which is equally distant from a point within, called** the centre ; thus : 703. The Diameter of a circle is any straight line, as CD, passing through its... | |
| Milton Browning Goff - Arithmetic - 1876 - 462 pages
...bases for the entire surface. Fig. 9. 561. A Sphere is a volume bounded by a uniformly curved surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center, Fig.** 9. The Diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center and terminating at both ends... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1876 - 344 pages
...equal? Ans. 13.92+ feet 298. A Sphere is a solid bounded by one continued convex surface, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the center.** A ^ The Diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center and terminated by the surface... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1876 - 156 pages
...astronomy. 3. What is a circle ? Ans. A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curve line, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.** 4. What is the circumference of a circle ? Ans. The Circumference of a circle is the curve line by... | |
| George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1876 - 920 pages
...SPHEXOGRAM& See CUNEIFORM INSOKIPTIOX8. SPHERE (Gr. aQaipd), in geometry, a body bounded by a surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the centre. The figure may bo generated by the. revolution of a semicircle about its diameter as an... | |
| Albert Newton Raub - Arithmetic - 1877 - 348 pages
...two opposite angles 50 rods : what is the area of the field ? Ans. 12 A. 149.7 P. 5. CERCLES. 356. **A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line...which is equally distant from a point within, called** the centre. 357. The diameter of a circle is a straight line passing through the centre and ending... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1877 - 402 pages
...a plane figure bounded by straight lines. 562. A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.** 563. The Circumference is the line which bounds the circle. 564. A Radius of a circle is a straight... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1877 - 404 pages
...circle, and with a curved surface terminating in an apex. 17. A sphere is a solid with a curved surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.** 18. The volume of a body is its solid contents. 254. 1. To find the convex surface of a right prism.... | |
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