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 ## Four Years' Work in Number: An Inductive Arithmetic for Children

Mary Ann Bacon - Arithmetic - 1894 - 266 pages
...measuring angles and arcs, latitude and longitude. 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, The bounding line of a circle is called its Circumference. A diameter of a circle is a straight line passing... ## Elements of Pedagogics

James N. Patrick - Educational psychology - 1894 - 248 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... ## "Wentworth & Hill's Exercise Manual: Arithmetic, Volume 1

George Albert Wentworth - 1894 - 320 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... ## New Practical Arithmetic: In which the Science and Its Applications are ...

Henry B. Maglathlin - 1894 - 368 pages
...longitude, difference of direction, etc. 218. A Circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curved line, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within, nalled the center. 219. The Circumference of a circle is its entire bounding line. 220. An Arc of a... ## Elements of Geometry: Plane and Solid

John Macnie - Geometry - 1895 - 386 pages
...(since all st. lines drawn from o to its perimeter are equal.) SPHERES. 583. 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. Hence a sphere may be generated by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter as... ## Robinson's New Higher Arithmetic: For High Schools, Academies, and ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1895 - 526 pages
...15 in. square, and the less 12 in. square ? SPHERES. 917. A Sphere is a solid bounded by a uniformly curved surface, all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the center. 918. A Great Circle is any circle on a sphere whose plane passes through the center of... ## Free-hand Drawing: A Manual for Teachers and Students

Anson Kent Cross - Drawing - 1895 - 172 pages
...five leaf-like parts. Circle. A plane figure bounded by a curved line, called a circumference, all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. The boundary line is called the CIRCUMFERENCE. DIAMETER. A straight line drawn through the centre, and... ## Mechanical Drawing: A Manual for Teachers and Students

Anson Kent Cross - Mechanical drawing - 1895 - 216 pages
...five leaf-like parts. Circle. A plane figure bounded by a curved line, called a circumference, all points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. The boundary line is called the CIRCUMFERENCE. DIAMETER. A straight line drawn through the centre, and... ## Elements of Geometry, Part 1

Andrew Wheeler Phillips, Irving Fisher - Geometry - 1896 - 276 pages
...A'O ' B' and AOB coincide and are equal. QED 20. Defs. — A circle is a figure bounded by a 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. Any one... 