| Edward Albert Bowser - Geometry - 1890 - 414 pages
...the centre. A radius is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. A diameter is a **straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the** circumference. Thus, in the figure, ABCDE is the circumference; the space included within the circumference... | |
| Edward Mann Langley, W. Seys Phillips - 1890 - 538 pages
...one another. 16. And this point is called the Centre of the circle. 17. A Diameter of a circle is a **straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the** circumference. 18. A Semicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the Circumference... | |
| William Chauvenet - 1893 - 340 pages
...O. A radius of the sphere is any straight line drawn from the centre to the surface. A diameter is **any straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** surface. Since all the radii are equal and every diameter is double the radius, all the diameters are... | |
| Henry Martyn Taylor - 1893 - 486 pages
...one centre. E A straight line drawn from the centre of the circle to the circle is called a radius. A **straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** circle is called a diameter. It will be proved hereafter that three points on a circle completely fix... | |
| Henry Martyn Taylor - Euclid's Elements - 1895 - 708 pages
...one centre. A straight line drawn from the centre of the circle to the circle is called a radius. A **straight line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the** circle is called a diameter. It will be proved hereafter that three points on a circle completely fix... | |
| Thomas Aloysius O'Donahue - Mine surveying - 1896 - 184 pages
...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.... | |
| 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... | |
| Andrew Jamieson - Steam - 1897 - 362 pages
...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.... | |
| Henry Sinclair Hall, Frederick Haller Stevens - Euclid's Elements - 1900 - 330 pages
...circle is a straight line drawn from the centre to the circumference. 17. A diameter of a circle is a **straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the** circumference. 18. A semicircle is the figure bounded by a diameter of a circle and the part of the... | |
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