| Pierce Morton - Geometry - 1830 - 272 pages
...is a right, and C' an oblique cone. The slant side of a right cone is a straight line which is drawn **from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base.** fi. Similar Cones л ere those whose /j\ axes are perpendi- / 1 \ cular, or equally /¿--Д1 inclined... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - History - 1857 - 373 pages
...vertex to either side of the polygon which forms the base. 65. The slant height of a right cone is **the distance from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base.** 66. The slant height of the frustum of a right pyramid is the perpendicular distance between the corresponding... | |
| Charles Davies, Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1872 - 455 pages
...by the side AB, is called the base of the cone; and the point S, is called the vertex of the cone ; **the distance from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base, is** called the slant height of the cone; and the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of... | |
| André Darré - 1872
...revolving round one of the small sides VC which remains fixed. The apothcm of a cone is a straight line **from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base.** It is equal to the hypothenuse VB of the generating triangle. XII. A sphere is a solid bounded by a... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1874 - 455 pages
...the side AB, ' is called the base of the cone / and the point S, is called the vertex of the cone / **the distance from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base, is** called the slant height of the c.one ; and the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane... | |
| Evan Wilhelm Evans, James Jesse Burns - Geometry - 1884 - 149 pages
...base of any one of its triangular faces. The side or slant height of a cone is the straight line drawn **from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base.** 6. A frustum of a pyramid or cone is the portion next the base cut off by a plane parallel to the base.... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1885 - 512 pages
...by the side AB, is called the base of the cone; and the point S, is called the vertex of the cone; **the distance from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base, is** called the slant height of the cone; and the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of... | |
| Webster Wells - Arithmetic - 1893 - 339 pages
...altitude is the perpendicular ОC from the vertex to the base. The slant height is the straight line drawn **from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base** ; as OD. 245. A Frustum of a cone is that portion of a cone included between the base and a plane parallel... | |
| John Tilden Prince - Mathematics - 1894
...of a, cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the base. The slant height of a cone is **the distance from the vertex to any point in the circumference of the base.** (All cones referred to in this book are right circular cones. A right circular cone is a volume that... | |
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