| Jeremiah Day - Logarithms - 1848 - 153 pages
...is finding the number of cubic measures, of some given denomination contained in the body. In solid **measure, 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot, 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard,** 4492i cubic feet =1 cubic rod, 32768000 cubic rods =1 cubic mile, 282 cubic inches =1 ale gallon, 231... | |
| William Templeton (engineer.) - 1848 - 182 pages
...= I .» chain, and 10 square chains = 1 acre. 3. MEASURES OF CAPACITY. General Measure of Solidity. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 42 cubic feet = 1 ton ot shipping. 4. IMPERIAL GALLON MEASURE FOR LIQUIDS, CORN, &C. I qrt. 4 ... 1... | |
| Commissioners of National Education in Ireland - Arithmetic - 1850 - 162 pages
...obtained by multiplying il by itself, 12 multiplied by 13 = 144, the square of 12. CUBIC, OR SOLID **MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches := 1 cubic foot 27 cubic feet ~ 1 cubic yard** 40 cubic feet of rough timber, or ) , , , . 30 cubic feet of hewn timber \ ~ l ton' or load 42 cubic... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - 1851 - 116 pages
...yard. 40 square rods = 1 square rood. 4 square roods = 1 square acre. 640 square acres = 1 square mile. **CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot. 8 cord feet = 1 cord. 12 inches = 1 foot. 3 feet = 1 yard. 5^ yards, or... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Geometry - 1851 - 418 pages
...is finding the number of cubic measures, of some given denomination contained in the body. In solid **measure. 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot, 27 cubic feet =1 cubic yard,** 4492^ cubic feet =1 cubic rod, 327680O0 cubic rods =1 cubic mile, 282 cubic inches =1 ale gallon, 231... | |
| James Elliot - 1851 - 152 pages
...broad, and 1 inch thick.* The solid content is sometimes called the Solidity. TABLE OF SOLED MEASURES. **1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** Cubic inches = GENERAL NOTE. Throughout all the Problems in Part v, the letter S is used to denote... | |
| Modern domestic cookery - 1851 - 754 pages
...Perch, or Rod Rood Acre Square Mile. 3. — Measures of Solidity and Capacity. DIVISION I. — SOLIDITY. **1728 Cubic Inches = 1 Cubic Foot 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard.** A Nail = 2j Quarter = 4 Yard = 4 Ell = 5 Hand = 4 Fathom = 6 Link ** Chain = 100 The four last denominations... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - Arithmetic - 1852 - 228 pages
...number of cubes of a given size which the bodies contain, or to which they are equivalent. TABLE OF **CUBIC MEASURE. 1728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 16 cubic feet = 1 cord foot. 8 cord feet, or ) 100 u- f . (= 1 cord of wood. 128 cubic feet, ) In this... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1852 - 436 pages
...dimensions of the solid are expressed (B. VIL, P. 13, s. 1). The following is a table of solid measures: **1728 cubic inches — 1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** 4492.J. cubic feet = 1 cubic rod. OF POLYEDRONS, OR, SURFACES BOUNDED BY PLANES. 4. To find the surface... | |
| Thomas Lund - Geometry - 1854 - 522 pages
...its volume = 3x3x3, or 27, cubic feet. Hence we have the results given in the Table called ' Solid **Measure' 1728 cubic inches =1 cubic foot. 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard.** As the six planes forming the entire surface of the cube are all equal, and each is equal to the square... | |
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