| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1836 - 359 pages
...pyramid is said to be inscribed in the cone. 8. The sphere is a solid terminated by a curved surface, **all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. The** sphere may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle DAE about its diameter DE... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1837 - 359 pages
...THE CIRCLE, AND THE MEASUREMENT OF ANGLES Definitions. I/The circumference of a circle is a curve'! **line, all the points of which are equally distant...from a point within, called the centre. The circle is** (.he space terminated by A. this curved line.* 2. Every straight line, CA, CE, CD, drawn from the centre... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1838 - 359 pages
...MxR : NxS : : PxT : QxV. J •• BOOK III. THE CIRCLE, AND THE MEASUREMENT OF ANGLES Definitions 1. **The circumference of a circle is a curved line, all...from a point within, called the centre. The circle is** Ihe space terminated by this curved line.* 2. Every straight line, CA, CE, CD, drawn from the centre... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1838 - 386 pages
...THE MEASUREMENT OF ANGLES. Definitions. 1. The circumference of a circle is a curved line, all die **points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. The circle is** Ihe space terminated by this curved line.* 2. Every straight line, CA, CE, CD, drawn from the centre... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1839 - 372 pages
...therefore, MxR : NxS : : PxT : QxV. BOOK III. THE CIRCLE, AND THE MEASUREMENT OF ANGLES. Definitions, L **The circumference of a circle is a curved line, all the points of which are** «qually distant from a point within, called the centre*. The circle is the space terminated by this... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1841 - 235 pages
...SECTION THIRD. Of the Sphere. DEFINITIONS. 437. A sphere is a solid terminated by a curved surface, **all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. The** sphere may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle DAE (fig. 220) about its... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Geometry - 1844 - 237 pages
...THE CIRCLE, AND THE MEASUREMENT OF ANGLES. DEFINITIONS. 1. The circumference of a circle is a curve **line, all the points of which are equally distant...centre. The circle is the space terminated by this** curve line. Note. Care should be taken not to confound the circle with its circumference. The pupil... | |
| J. M. Scribner - Measurement - 1844 - 123 pages
...of the two ends, measured upon the surface. 10. A Sphere is a solid, terminated by a curved surface, **all the points of •which are equally distant from a point •within, called the centre.** A sphere may be described by the revolution of a semi-circle about a diameter. 11. A radius of a sphere... | |
| Nathan Scholfield - 1845 - 894 pages
...GEOMETRY. SPHERICAL GEOMETRY. DEFINITIONS. 1. THE sphere is a solid terminated by a curve surface, **all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. The** sphere may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle DAE about its diameter DE;... | |
| Nathan Scholfield - Geometry - 1845 - 506 pages
...GEOMETRY. SPHERICAL GEOMETRY. DEFINITIONS. 1 . THE sphere is a solid terminated by a curve surface, **all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. The** sphere may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle DAE about its diameter DE;... | |
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