| George Albert Wentworth - Arithmetic - 1898 - 424 pages
...plane figure. 137. A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line called the circumference, all **points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre.** A straight line drawn through the centre, having its ends in the circumference, is called a diameter... | |
| Building stones - 1898 - 494 pages
...and longitude, difference of direction, etc. 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. The circumference of a circle is^ its entire boundary line. The arc of a circle is any... | |
| James Howard Gore - Geometry - 1898 - 232 pages
...OCTAEDRON ICOSAEDRON BOOK VIII. THE SPHERE. DEFINITIONS. 475. A Sphere is a solid bounded by a surface, all **points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre.** A sphere may be generated by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter as an axis. 476. A Radius... | |
| Charles Austin Hobbs - Geometry, Plane - 1899 - 266 pages
...it is necessary to make use of circles. A circle is a portion of a plane bounded by a curved line, **all the points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. The** bounding line is called the circumference, and any part of the circumference is called an arc; as AB.... | |
| George Albert Wentworth - Geometry, Modern - 1899 - 272 pages
...BOOK II. THE CIRCLE. DEFINITIONS. 216. 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 of the circle. 217. A radius is a straight line from the... | |
| George Albert Wentworth - Geometry - 1899 - 496 pages
...BOOK II. THE CIRCLE. DEFINITIONS. 216. 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 of the circle. 217. A radius is a straight line from the... | |
| Webster Wells - 1899 - 196 pages
...line tangent to the base. THE SPHERE. DEFINITIONS. 561. A sphere is a solid bounded by a 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. A diameter is a straight... | |
| George Albert Wentworth - Geometry - 1899 - 500 pages
...THE SPHERE. PLANE SECTIONS AND TANGENT PLANES. 737. DBF. A sphere is a solid bounded by a surface all **points of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre.** 738. A sphere may be generated by the revolution of a semicircle ACB about its diameter AB as an axis.... | |
| William Taylor Campbell - Geometry - 1899 - 268 pages
...AND LINES The circle is the face itself, and is defined as a face bounded by a curved line all parts **of which are equally distant from a point within called the centre. The** word "circle" is sometimes applied to the curve which bounds it, just as the word " ring " may refer... | |
| Webster Wells - Geometry - 1899 - 424 pages
...line tangent to the bum'. THE SPHERE. DEFINITIONS. 561. A sphere is a solid bounded by a 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. A diameter is a straight... | |
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