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A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.
The Elements of Plane Geometry ... - Page 70
by Association for the improvement of geometrical teaching - 1884

## The text of Euclid's geometry, book 1, uniformly and systematically arranged ...

Euclides - 1884 - 214 pages
...circumference, are equal to one another. XVI. And this point is called the centre of the circle. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A semicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off...

## An introduction to geometry, consisting of Euclid's Elements, book ..., Volume 1

Euclides - 1884 - 182 pages
...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 drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. The most important of all figures is defined first, although bounded by a curved line (and not by "one...

## Stewart's specific subjects. Euclid. [1st] (-3rd stage). [With 2 issues of ...

Stewart W. and co - 1884 - 272 pages
...the figure to the circumference are equal to one another. XVI. This point is called the centre. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A semicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off...

## The Elements of Euclid, books i. to vi., with deductions, appendices and ...

Euclides - 1884 - 434 pages
...line drawn from the centre to the circumference. Thus OA, OB, OC, &c. are radii of the circle ACF. 18. A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. Thus in the preceding figure BF is a diameter of the circle ACF. RECTILINEAL FIGURES. 19. Rectilineal...

## The Weston school manual

Colin Arrott R. Browning - 1884 - 274 pages
...drawn from the centre to the circumference are equal. Every such line is called a radius. The Diameter is a straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the circumference. The relation between the diameter and the circumference of a circle is expressed by the symbol TT,...

## The Squared Circle: Being a Short Treatise, Describing the Manner by which ...

James Bailey Andrews - Circle-squaring - 1884 - 40 pages
...to one another, and this point is called the centre of the circle. A diameter of a circle is a right line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference." — Defs. 15, 16, and 17, B. 1. Now, a polygon is not bounded by one line, nor are all right lines...

## The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid: And Propositions I-XXI of ...

Euclid, John Casey - Euclid's Elements - 1885 - 340 pages
...drawn from the centre to the circumference, such as CD. ( xxxiv. A diameter of a circle is a right line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the circumference, such as AB. From the de6nition of a circle it follows at once that the path of a movable point in a...

## A treatise on spherical trigonometry, by W.J. M'Clelland and T. Preston, Part 1

William John M'Clelland - 1885 - 182 pages
...Centre. Any straight line drawn from the centre of a sphere to the surface is called a Radius, and any straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the surface is called a Diameter. A sphere may be generated by the revolution of a semicircle round its...