| Thomas Aloysius O'Donahue - Mine surveying - 1896 - 184 pages
...circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference, as OC (Fig. 32). The diameter **of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference,** as AB (Fig. 32). . An arc of a circle is any part of the circumference, as EDF (Fig. 32). A chord of... | |
| Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1896 - 784 pages
...[CKNTBS.] A straight line drawn from the centre of a circle to its circumference is called a radius, and **a straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the circumference** la called the diameter of a circle. The space enclosed within the circumference is called the area... | |
| Andrew Jamieson - Steam - 1897 - 362 pages
...circumference are equal to one another. This point is called tlie centre of the circle. A DIAMETER **of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** A RADIUS of a circle is a, straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. A radius is therefore... | |
| Electronic journals - 1898 - 614 pages
...manifestly real subjects ; eg : — 'A horse is a mammal.' ' Socrates died in the year 399 BC' ' A diameter **of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the circumference.'** In such cases as these the grammatical is probably also the logical subject of the proposition. We... | |
| Henry Sinclair Hall, Frederick Haller Stevens - Euclid's Elements - 1900 - 330 pages
...radius of a circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. I. Def. 17. A diameter **of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** I. Def. 18. A semicircle is the figure bounded by a diameter of a circle and the part of the circumference... | |
| Thomas Franklin Holgate - Geometry - 1901 - 462 pages
...Any straight line drawn from the centre to a point on the sphere is called a radius of the sphere. **A straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** sphere is called a diameter of the sphere. The length of a diameter is twice the length of a radius.... | |
| 1901 - 532 pages
...line drawn from any point in the curve perpendicularly to the axis is an ordinate to the axis. Any **straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** curve is called a diameter. Ellip'sis, in grammar, the omission of one or more words, which may be... | |
| Association for the Improvement of Geometrical Teaching - 1903 - 342 pages
...radius of a circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. DEF. 43. A diameter **of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre and terminated** loth ways by the circumference. It follows from the definition of a circle that a point is within *... | |
| G. F. Burn - Geometry - 1903 - 272 pages
...Practical Geometry, the circumference of a circle is also called the circle. A diameter of a circle is a **line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** A radius of a circle is a line drawn from the centre to the circumference, and is equal to half the... | |
| Euclid - Euclid's Elements - 1904 - 488 pages
...radius of a circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. I. Def. 17. A diameter **of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.** I. Def. 18. A semicircle is the figure bounded by a diameter of a circle and the part of the circumference... | |
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