Books Books A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. Elements of geometry, containing books i. to vi.and portions of books xi ... - Page 5
by Euclides, James Hamblin Smith - 1872 - 349 pages ## Euclid's plane geometry, practically applied; book i, with explanatory notes ...

Euclides - 1863 - 72 pages
...points in the same plane, the figure is called a plane figure. 15. A circle (circulus, a ring, or hoop), is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference (circvmferri; to carry round), and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point ivithiu... ## The school edition. Euclid's Elements of geometry, the first six books, by R ...

Euclides - 1864 - 448 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,...circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. And this point... ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson ...

Robert Potts - 1865 - 528 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,...circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. XVI. And this... ## The College Euclid: Comprising the First Six and the Parts of the Eleventh ...

Euclides - 1865 - 402 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,...circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another. XVI. And this... ## The Constructive arithmetic

James A. Christie - 1865 - 452 pages
...WORKED our. What is the diameter of a circle containing 70- ao. 2- rd. 2976 po. statute measure 1 i "A circle is a plane figure, contained by one line,...circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another. And this point... ## Outlines of geometry; or, The motion of a point

Walter Marsham Adams - 1866 - 114 pages
...Circle; and secondly, to examine some of the various parts of these figures.. " A Circle," says Euclid, " is a plane figure contained by one line, which is...circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another. And this point... ## An English primer; compiled under the superintendence of E.C. Lowe

Edward Clarke Lowe - 1866 - 172 pages
...which is enclosed by one or more boundaries. 15. A circle is a plane figure contained (or bounded) by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another. 1C. And this... ## The Elements of Euclid for the Use of Schools and Colleges: Comprising the ...

Euclid, Isaac Todhunter - Euclid's Elements - 1867 - 426 pages
...is the extremity of any thing. 14. A figure is that which is enclosed by one or more boundaries. 15. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...circumference, and is such, that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another : 16. And this... ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - 1868 - 434 pages
...which is less than a right angle. XTTI. A term or boundary is the extremity of any thing. xrv. XV. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...circumference, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within tie figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. XVI. And this... 