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 ## Elements of Pedagogics

James N. Patrick - Educational psychology - 1891 - 232 pages
...is heavier than water; therefore, lead will sink. A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curve, all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre; the figure on the blackboard is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all points of which are equally... ## Manual of Plane Geometry: On the Heuristic Plan, with Numerous Extra ...

George Irving Hopkins - 1891 - 208 pages
...altitude of the triangle. OIKOLES. 183. A circle is a portion of a plane bounded by a curved line, all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. The bounding line is called the circumference. Any portion of the circumference is called an arc. A radius... ## Plane and Solid Geometry

Seth Thayer Stewart - Geometry, Modern - 1891 - 422 pages
...J.— EQUAL CHORDS AND ARCS. DEFINITIONS. 236. A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the center ; as the circle whose center is C. 237. The circumference is the line that bounds the circle.... ## Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 430 pages
...cutting off the top by a plane parallel to the base. 546. A Sphere is a body bounded by a uniformly curved surface, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. 54 7. The Diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center of the sphere,... ## Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 pages
...cutting off the top by a plane parallel to the base. 546. A Sphere is a body bounded by a uniformly curved surface, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. 547. The Diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center of the sphere,... ## Arithmetic

George Albert Wentworth - Algebra - 1892 - 312 pages
...cubic feet of brick does the chimney contain ? 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... ## The Architect's and Builder's Pocket-book of Mensuration, Geometry ...

Frank Eugene Kidder - Architecture - 1892 - 1056 pages
...upper part of it by a plane parallel to the base. A sphere is a volume bounded by a curved surface, all points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the centre. treats of the measurement of lines, surfaces, "Fig. 21. Mensuration and volumes. BULBS. To compute... ## New Elementary Arithmetic: Embracing Mental and Written Exercises, for Beginners

Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1893 - 236 pages
...many years in 365 days? CIRCULAR MEASURE. 169. A Circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, called the ceu- SWA ter. E1SO« 170. The Circumference of a circle is its entire bounding line. 270° 171....  