| George Roberts Perkins - Geometry - 1860 - 443 pages
...a cubic yard, &c. The values of the usual units of solid measure are given in the following TABLE. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** •H j>-.' ,I, cubic feet = 1 cubic rod. 128 cubic feet = 1 cord of wood. 231 cubic inches = 1 gallon... | |
| William Somerville Orr - Science - 1860 - 540 pages
...which is a square decametre, or 100 square metres, equivalent to 119-605 square yards. SOLID MEASURE. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 42 cubic feet = 1 ton of shipping. 40 „ =1 load of rough timber. 60 „ % — 1 load of squared timber.... | |
| John Neville (civil engineer.) - 1860
...English acre is = Oa 3r. 3-904p. Cunningham measure. CUBIC MEASURES, AND MEASURES OF CAPACITY AND WEIGHT. **1728 cubic inches ... 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet ... ... ... 1 cubic yard.** 16Jx l£x 1 =24-75 cubic feet ... 1 perch, of masonry 16£xl6£x 1|= 306 cubic feet ... 1 rod of brickwork,... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - 1860 - 390 pages
...a given size which the bodies contain, or to which they are equivalent. TABLE OF CUBIC MEASURE. • **1728 cubic inches — 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot. 'I = 128 cubic feet, ) (e.) In this measure, C. stands for cord, Cd. ft.... | |
| John Neville - Hydraulic engineering - 1861 - 496 pages
...acre is = Oa 3r. 3-904p. Cunningham measure. CUBIC MEASURES, AND MEASURES OF CAPACITY AND •WEIGHT. **1728 cubic inches ... ... ... 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet ... ... ... 1 cubic yard.** 16£ x lix 1 =24-75 cubic feet ... 1 perch of masonry 16£xl6ix 1&= 306 cubic feet ... 1 rod of brickwork,... | |
| Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - 1863
...sq. yds. = sq. perch, Irish out leaving a remainder, it is a leapyear, except it be an exact century. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard** 40 cubic ft. rough timber ") 1 ton 50 cubic ft. hewn timber J or load 42 cubic ft. = 1 ton of shipping... | |
| Olinthus Gregory - 1863 - 482 pages
...Rod. 1 R-ood. 1 Acre. 1 Square Mile. 3. MEASURES OF SOLIDITY AND CAPACITY Division I. — Solidity. **1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot. 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard** A Nail = 2i Inches ) Quarter = 4 Nails ! . 1 Used for measuring cloth of all Yard = 4 Quarters 1 kinds.... | |
| William Hopton - 1864
...64 is a cube number, and is produced by multiplying the number twice into itself, as 4 X 4 X 4 = 64. **1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot. 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard.** 40 Cubic Feet of Rough or ) - TT . 50 Cubic Feet of Hewn Timber} = 1 Ton or Load ' 42 Cubic Feet of... | |
| Joseph Guy (of Bristol.) - 1864
......... 1 Hogshead 84 Gallons 1 Puncheon 2 Hogsheads ... 1 Pipe 2 Pipes 1 Tun SOLID OK CUBIC MEASURE. **1728 Cubic Inches 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet . 1 Cubic Yard** 231 Cubic Inches 1 Gallon of Wine 282 Cubic Inches 1 Gallon of Ale 2150 Cubic Inches 1 Bushel of Malt... | |
| Thomas Baker (C.E.) - 1865 - 172 pages
...1 2 pentagonal faces : 5th, the icosahedron, which has 20 triangular faces. TABLE OF SOLID MEASURE. **1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet =1 cubic yard.** PROBLEM I. To find the solidity of a cube. RULE. — Cube one of its sides for the content; that is,... | |
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