A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center. An Elementary Geometry - Page 49by William Frothingham Bradbury - 1873 - 110 pagesFull view - About this book
| George Payn Quackenbos - Physics - 1872 - 472 pages
...changes its direction at every point ; as, G H. 4. A Circle is a figure bounded by a curve, every pomt **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the Centre.** Fig. 10 represents a circle, and E its centre. 5. The Circumference of a circle is the curve that bounds... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Geometry - 1873 - 288 pages
...the square described on the diagonal of a square is double the square itself. BOOK III. THE CIRCLE. **DEFINITIONS. 1 , A Circle is a plane figure bounded...point within called the centre ; as ABD E. 2« The** Badins of a circle is a line drawn from the centre to the circumference ; as С D. 3« The Diameter... | |
| Gerardus Beekman Docharty - Calculus - 1865 - 328 pages
...of intersection. CHAPTER II. ON THE CIRCLE. (28.) The circumference of the circle is a plane curve, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** PROPOSITION I. (29.) The equation of the circle referred to oblique axes is (xx'Y+(yy'Y±1(xx') (y-y1)... | |
| George Augustus Walton - Arithmetic - 1873 - 348 pages
...slate, is a plane surface. Fig. 1. 326. A plane surface, as in Fig. 1, bounded by a line, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre,** is a Circle. 327. The bounding line is called the Circumference of the circle. Any part of the circumference... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 302 pages
...of each separately. The sum of these areas will be the area of the whole polygon. THE CIRCLE. 9O1. **A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line,...which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. 902. The Diameter of a circle is a line passing through its center, and terminated at both... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 538 pages
...of each separately. The enm of these areas will be the area of the whole polygon. THE CIRCLE. 9O1. **A Circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line,...which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. 902. The Diameter of a circle is a line passing through its center, and terminated at both... | |
| George Augustus Walton, Stanley Harry Holmes - Arithmetic - 1909 - 316 pages
...made up of an infinite number of triangles. CONE 286. A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called** the center. A straight line passing through the center of a sphere and terminating at both ends in... | |
| Architecture - 1909 - 468 pages
...perpendicular distance between the bases. SPHERES. A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. The radius of a sphere is a straight line drawn from the 49 center to the surface. The... | |
| Lorenzo Dow Harvey - Arithmetic - 1909 - 412 pages
...bricks are laid on edge. APPENDIX 331. CIRCLES A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved liiie, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. The circumference is the curved line that bounds the circle. The diameter of a circle is... | |
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