| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1849 - 336 pages
...inches ? THE SPHERE. ART. 348. A SPHERE is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** The axis or diameter of a sphere is a line passing through the centre, and terminated by the surface.... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1850 - 368 pages
...top terminated in a point or vertex. 8. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** The sphere may be conceived to be formed by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter, which... | |
| John Weale - Architecture - 1850 - 600 pages
...the top of a bed or canopy Sphere, in geometry, a globe, a solid contained under one uniform surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre** of the sphere, and may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle aboui its diameter,... | |
| John Weale - 1850
...the top of a bed or canopy Sphere, in geometry, a globe, a solid contained under one uniform surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre** of the sphere, and may be conceived to be generated by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter,... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 352 pages
...round pyramid, having a circular base. 8. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** The sphere may be conceived to be formed by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter, which... | |
| Elias Loomis - Calculus - 1851 - 300 pages
...become x=r cos. «, y=r sin. v. SECTION IT. ON THE CIRCLE. (32.) A CIRCLE is a plane figure bounded by a **line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. This bounding line is called the circumference of the circle. A radius of a circle is a... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1851 - 332 pages
...Ans. 13.92-f- feet. ART. 284. A SPHERE is a solid bounded by one continued convex surface, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** The diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the centre, and terminated by the surface... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1852 - 324 pages
...NONAGOJ* ; that of t«i, a DECAGON ; that of twelve, a DODECAGON, &-i•.. A CIRCLE is a plane, terminated **by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within,** culled the center. The curved line is called the circumference The DIAMETER of a circle is a line passing... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1852 - 420 pages
...perpendicular distance between them 52 chains ? QUEST. — 831. How do you find the area of a trapezoid J 332. **A circle is a portion of a plane bounded by a curved line, every** part of which is equally distant from a certain point within, called the centre. The curved line AEBD... | |
| Charles Davies - 1852 - 346 pages
...the parallel sides are 20 and 32 chains, and the perpendicular distance between them 26 chains ? o2o. **A circle is a portion of a plane bounded by a curved line,** called the circicmference. Every point of the circumference is equally distant from a certain point... | |
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