| Euclides - 1884 - 434 pages
...DEFINITIONS. 1. 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. This point is called the centre of the circle, and the straight lines drawn... | |
| Mathematical association - 1884 - 146 pages
...line. DEF. 41. 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. This point is called the centre of the circle. DEF. 42. A radius... | |
| Association for the improvement of geometrical teaching - Geometry, Modern - 1884 - 150 pages
...line. DEF. 41. 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. This point is called the centre of the circle. DEF. 42. A radius... | |
| Stewart W. and co - 1884 - 272 pages
...or more boundaries. XV. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, called the circumference, **such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the** circumference are equal to one another. XVI. This point is called the centre. XVII. A diameter of a... | |
| Popular educator - 1884 - 900 pages
...is a plane figure contained or bounded by a eurml line, called the circumference or periphery, which **is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to** tho circumference are equal to each other. This point Fig:. 6. Fig. 7. ii called the centre of the... | |
| Thomas Henry Eagles - 1885 - 404 pages
...definition is " 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 : and this point is called the centre of the circle". A radius... | |
| Thomas Henry Eagles - Conic sections - 1885 - 401 pages
...definition is "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 : and this point is called the centre of the circle". A radius... | |
| Wellington Salop, old hall sch - 1885 - 204 pages
...only length and breadth." We next discover that "a circle is a figure contained by straight lines, **and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within** that circle are equal." We are sorry to say that the inventor of this forgot to draw a figure. We have... | |
| James McCosh - Metaphysics - 1889 - 390 pages
...any length in a straight line ; " " There may be such a figure as a circle, that is, a plane figure **such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure** are equal to one another ; " and that " A circle may be described from any centre at any distance from... | |
| Edward Mann Langley, W. Seys Phillips - 1890 - 538 pages
...boundaries. 15. 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. 16. And this point is called the Centre of the circle. 17.... | |
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