Books Books 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. Elements of Geometry, After Legendre, with a Selection of Geometrical ... - Page 255
by Charles Scott Venable - 1881 ## Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive ..., Book 2

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 362 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... ## Report of the Proceedings of the National Convention of ..., Volumes 7-12

National Telephone Exchange Association - Engineering - 1885 - 898 pages
...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... ## The Elements of Geometry

Webster Wells - Geometry - 1886 - 392 pages
...section is a circle. THE SPHERE. DEFINITIONS. 616. A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, all •points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. A radius of a sphere is a straight line drawn from the centre to the surface, and a diameter is a straight... ## A Grammar Shcool Arithmetic

George Albert Wentworth - Arithmetic - 1886 - 392 pages
...the middle of AB, § 347. FIG. 14. Fie. 15. CIRCUMFERENCES. 356. A circumference is a curved line all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. 357. To trace a circumference, fix upon paper one of the points of the compasses open, and turn the... ## The Architect's and Builder's Pocket-book

Frank Eugene Kidder - Architecture - 1886 - 640 pages
...part of it by a plane parallel to the base. A sphere is a volume bounded by a curved sin-face, all points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. treats of the measurement of lines, surface*. "Fig. 21 .Mensuration find rolumes. RULES. To compute,... ## Exercises in Arithmetic

George Albert Wentworth, George Anthony Hill - Arithmetic - 1887 - 448 pages
...does the chimney contain ? ARITHMETICAL EXERCISES. A Sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. A straight line drawn from the centre to the surface is called a radius, and a straight line drawn... ## Chauvenet's Treatise on Elementary Geometry

William Chauvenet, William Elwood Byerly - Geometry - 1887 - 331 pages
...parallelogram. BOOK II. THE CIRCLE. 1. DEFINITIONS. A circle is a portion of a plane bounded t>y t« curve, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within it called the centre. The curve which bounds the circle is called its circumference. Any straight line... ## Practical Arithmetic

Charles Scott Venable - Arithmetic - 1888 - 402 pages
...its sides equal. The figure C1 is a square. 935. A clrele is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. 936. The line that bounds a circle is the circumference ; any straight line from the centre to the... ## Soule's Intermediate Philosophic Arithmetic, Embracing Oral and Written Problems

George Soulé - Arithmetic - 1888 - 570 pages
...remains after the top is cut ofl' by a plane parallel to the base. 599. A Sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, all the points of which are equally distant from a "certain point within called the center. The Radius of a sphere is a lino drawn from the center to... 