| Lewis Sergeant - 1873 - 182 pages
...Polygons, or multilateral figures, are limited by more than four straight lines. 34. A circle is a **figure contained by one line, called the circumference,...straight lines drawn from a certain point within the** circle to the circumference are equal to each other. 35. This point is called the centre of the circle;... | |
| Henry Major - Student teachers - 1873 - 592 pages
...the extremity of any. thing. XIV. A figure is that which is enclosed by one or more boundaries. , XV. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, called the circumference,** such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are... | |
| Euclides - 1874 - 342 pages
...inclosed by one or more boundaries. 16. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is **called the circumference, and is such, that all straight...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** 16. And this point is called the centre of the circle. 17. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| Euclides - 1874 - 234 pages
...rhombus is a parallelogram whose two adjacent sides are equal, but its angles not right angles. 30. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line called...all straight lines drawn from a certain point within** it to the circumference are equal to one another. This point is called the centre of the circle. 31.... | |
| Euclides - 1874 - 120 pages
...enclosed by one or more boundaries. 15. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is **called the circumference, and is such, that all straight...figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** 16. And this point is called the centre of the circle. 17. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| Francis Cuthbertson - Euclid's Elements - 1874 - 400 pages
...will be the same as before. DEFINITIONS. An equilateral triangle is one which has all its sides equal. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line called...that all straight lines drawn from a certain point** within'the figure to the circumference are equal. That point is called the centre of the circle, and... | |
| James McCosh - Intuition - 1874 - 484 pages
...any length in a straight line ;" " There may be such a figure as a circle, that is, a plane figure **such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure** are equal to one another ;" and that " A circle may be described from any centre at any distance from... | |
| Henry Lewis (M.A.) - Measurement - 1875 - 104 pages
...-7028 9-3656 12 Duodecagou. 1-866 11-1962 A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is **called the circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from** its centre to the circumference are equal to one another. The straight line drawn from the centre of... | |
| George Elliot Voyle, G. de Saint-Clair-Stevenson - English language - 1876 - 676 pages
...Indian weight, the sixteenth part of a seer. Circle — A plane figure, contained by one line which is **called the circumference, and is such that all straight...figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** This point is called the centre of the circle. Circumference, vide Circle. Ciroumferenta — A small... | |
| Robert Potts - Geometry, Plane - 1876 - 446 pages
...enclosed TiV one or more boundaries. XV. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is **called the circumference, and is such that all straight...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** XVL And this point i* called the center of the circle. xvn. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
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