| Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Sophia M'Ilvaine Bledsoe Herrick - Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) - 1867 - 1204 pages
...up of all the sides of the polygon, is called the perimeter of the polygon.'* But, on the contrary, **'A circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curved line,...distant from a point within, called the centre.'^** Now, here, as in all other works on Geometry, the polygon and the circle are defined as separate and... | |
| C. Davies - 1867 - 342 pages
...pyramid may be inscribed in the frustum of a cone7 A SPHERE is a volume bounded by a curved surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called** the centreThe distance from the centre to the circumference is called the radius- The diameter is a... | |
| Rolla Rouse - 1867 - 230 pages
...height or altitude. (235.) SPHERE OR GLOBE. Is a figure terminated at all parts by a surface, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** (236.) SEGMENT of a pyramid, sphere, or other solid, is a part cut off the top by a plane parallel... | |
| Edward Brooks - Geometry - 1868 - 294 pages
...including those angles. BOOK IV. OF TJHE CIRCLE. DEFINITIONS. 1. A CIRCLE is a plane bounded by a curve **line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** 2. The CIRCUMFERENCE is the bounding lino of a circle. An ARC is any part of the circumference; as,... | |
| Henry Kiddle - Astronomy - 1868 - 300 pages
...bounded by lines is called a PLANE FIGURE. Pig. i. 10. A CIRCLE is a plane figure bounded by a curve **line every point of which is equally distant from, a point within, called the centre.** 11. The curve line that bounds a circle is called the CIRCUMFERENCE. 12. The DIAMETER of a circle is... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1888 - 480 pages
...altitude is 9 feet ? Ans, SFHE! R El S . A Sphere, or Globe is a solid, bounded by a convex surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within 'called** the center. TJie Diameter of a sphere is a line passing through its centre and terminating in its surface.... | |
| Eli Todd Tappan - Geometry - 1868 - 436 pages
...the following definitions: A CIRCLE is a portion of a plane bounded by a line called a CIRCUMFERENCE, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the CENTER. 146. Theorem. — A circumference is curved throughout. For a straight line can not have... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1868 - 430 pages
...is 9 feet? Ans. 183 cu.ft. SPHERES. 514. A Sphere, or Globe is a solid, bounded by a convex surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. The Diameter of a sphere is a line passing through its centre and terminating in its surface.... | |
| Wilshire S. Courtney - Agriculture - 1869 - 532 pages
...to AB at its centre is called the minor diameter. A Sphere is a solid, bounded by a convex surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre** ; as, Fig. 22. A Spheroid is a solid, generated by the revolution of an ellipse about one of its diameters.... | |
| George Augustus Walton, Electa Nobles Lincoln Walton - Arithmetic - 1869 - 348 pages
...is a plane surface. Fig. 1. Fig 2. 326. A plane surface, as in Pig. 1, bounded by a line, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre,** is a Circle. 3*37. The bounding line is called the Circumference of the circle. Anj' part of the circumference... | |
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