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 ## Gradations in Euclid : books i. and ii., with an explanatory preface [&c ...

Euclides - 1870 - 270 pages
...same plane, the figure is called a plane figure." — HOSE. 15. A circle (circulus, a ring, or hoop) is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference (circumferre, to carry round), and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within... ## Elements of geometry, containing the first two (third and fourth ..., Part 1

Euclides - 1871 - 136 pages
...PEEPENDICULAB to the other. c X. An OBTUSE ANGLE is one which is greater than a right angle. XI. An ACUTE ANGLE is one which is less than a right angle. XII. A FIGURE...certain point (called the CENTRE) within the figure are eqxial to one another. XIV. Any straight line drawn from the centre of a circle to the circumference... ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry

Euclid - Geometry - 1872 - 284 pages
...called acute. 14. A plane figure is a plane superficies, hounded on every side by one or more lines. 15. A circle is a plane figure, contained by one line, which is called the circumference; to which from a certain point within the figure, all right lines drawn are equal. 16. That point is... ## The first and second books of Euclid explained to beginners, by C.P. Mason

Euclid, Charles Peter MASON - Geometry - 1872 - 216 pages
...XII. An acute angle is an angle which is less than a right angle. Def. XV. A circle is a plane bounded figure, contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such, that every point in it is at the same distance from a certain point within, which is called the centre.... ## A School Euclid. Being Books I.&II. of Euclid's Elements. With Notes ...

Euclides - 1874 - 120 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... ## The Elements of Euclid, containing the first six books, with a selection of ...

Euclides - 1874 - 342 pages
...is the extremity of any thing. 14. A figure is that which is inclosed by one or more boundaries. 16. 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... ## Pure mathematics, Volume 1

Edward Atkins - 1874 - 424 pages
...is the extremity of anything. 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... ## Mensuration for elementary and middle class schools

Henry Lewis (M.A.) - Measurement - 1875 - 104 pages
...Nonagon. 1-3737 6-1818 10 Decagon. 1-5388 7-6942 11 Undecagon. J -7028 9-3656 12 Duodecagou. 1-866 11-1962 A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...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... ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - Geometry, Plane - 1876 - 446 pages
...is the extremity ot any tM%. XIV. A figure is that which is enclosed TiV 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. XVL And this... 