Books Books
CIRCLE is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre; as the figure ADB E.
An Elementary Treatise on Plane and Solid Geometry - Page 24
by Benjamin Peirce - 1837 - 150 pages

## Elements of Geometry, After Legendre, with a Selection of Geometrical ...

Charles Scott Venable - 1881 - 382 pages
...* \ s 6 BOOK VII. THE SPHERE. DEFINITIONS. 1. 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 as generated by the revolution of a Semicircle, DAE, about its diameter, DE...

## The Bryant and Stratton Business Arithmetic

H. Bryant - 1881 - 574 pages
...of whose base is 10 ft. ? 76.5. Sj)licret>. — 1. A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. 2. The diameter or axis of a sphere is a line passing through the center, and terminated...

## National Arithmetic; Oral and Written: For Common and Graded Schools ...

Joseph Ficklin - Arithmetic - 1881 - 406 pages
...it is a LEAP YEAH. CIRCULAR MEASURES. 265. A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the Centre. 266. A Circumference is the line that bounds a circle. 267. A Degree is one of the 360 equal parts...

## Elements of Plane Geometry

Franklin Ibach - Geometry - 1882 - 208 pages
...OF PLANE GEOMETRY. BOOK III. THE CIRCLE. DEFINITIONS. 172. A Circle, is a plane bounded by a curve, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. A( The Circumference, of a circle is the curve which bounds it. An Arc is a part of the circumference...

## The philosophical basis of theism

Samuel Harris - Knowledge, Theory of - 1883 - 564 pages
...expression of these truths and laws. I have the idea of a circle as a portion of space inclosed by a line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. If I think of a line actually drawn in exact accordance with this i(ka, I think the figure...

## Fish's Arithmetic Number One[-two]: Oral and Written ..., Volume 2

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 352 pages
...a plane parallel to the base. Frusiums. 478. A sphere is a body bounded by a uniformly curved face, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. The diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center of the sphere, and...

## Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive ..., Book 2

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 360 pages
...the vertex to the circumf. of the base. 478. A sphere is a body bounded by a uniformly curved face, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. The diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center of the sphere, and...

## Meeting of the National Telephone Exchange Association, Volumes 7-12

...longer look upon you with satisfaction — on you who remind him of Euclid's definition of a circle — "A curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre." No longer will some honeyed representative of illustrated journalism beg his photograph in order to...