# ELEMENTS OF GEOMETRY AND TRIGONOMETRY (Google eBook)

### What people are saying -Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Popular passages

Page 28 - If two triangles have two sides of the one equal to two sides of the...
Page 100 - The area of a triangle is equal to half the product of its base by its altitude.
Page 99 - The area of a parallelogram is equal to the product of its base and its height: A = bx h.
Page 59 - A chord is a straight line joining the extremities of an arc.
Page 124 - If two polygons are composed of the same number of triangles, similar each to each and similarly placed, the polygons are similar.
Page 214 - A sphere is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 43 - C' (89) (90) (91) (92) (93) 112. In any plane triangle, the sum of any two sides is to their difference as the tangent of half the sum of the opposite angles is to the tangent of half their difference.
Page 52 - If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two other quantities, two of them may be made the extremes, and the other two the means of a proportion.
Page 123 - Similar triangles are to each other as the squares of their homologous sides.
Page 182 - The upper end of the frustum of a pyramid or cone is called the upper base...

### References from web pages

The Online Books Page: Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry, by ...
Title: Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry · Author: Legendre, am · Author: Davies, Charles, 1798-1876 · Editor: Van Amringe, J. Howard ...
onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/ webbin/ book/ lookupid?key=olbp21963

Free Books > Computers & Internet > Web Development > HTML ...
Free Books > Computers & Internet > Web Development > HTML, Graphics, & Design > Web Graphics > Elements Of Geometry And Trigonometry.
2020ok.com/ books/ 29/ elements-of-geometry-and-trigonometry-19129.htm

Elements of Geometry, or “Éléments de géométrie” (work by Legendre ...
... was Adrien-Marie Legendre's textbook Éléments de géométrie (Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry), the first edition of which appeared in 1794. ...
www.britannica.com/ eb/ topic-184288/ Elements-of-Geometry

No. 472: Legendre's Math Text
Davies, C., Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry . from the Works of am Legendre, Revised and Adapted to the Course of Mathematical Instruction in the ...
www.uh.edu/ engines/ epi472.htm

JSTOR: American Contributions to Mathematical Symbolism
This was expressed by the sign -~ which occurs in C. Davies' Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry,2 1851. For a quarter of a century following 1885, ...

Collection of Early American Mathematics Books
Main Title TM: Elements of geometry and trigonometry / translated from the French of am Legendre by David Brewster ; revised and adapted to the course of ...
www.math.gatech.edu/ ~hill/ publications/ books/ booklist.html

Earliest Known Uses of Some of the Words of Mathematics
In 1828, Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry (1832) by David Brewster (a translation of Legendre) has:. AGO, GOC, we have already named interior angles on ...
www.luigigobbi.com/ Earliest%20Known%20Use%20of%20Some%20of%20the%20Words%20of%20Mathematics/

Origins of some arithmetic terms
APOTHEM is found in 1828 in Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry (1832) by David Brewster (a translation of Legendre): The radius OT of the inscribed ...
www.pballew.net/ arithme1.html

Amy Ackerberg-Hastings
In his geometry textbook, Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry, Davies mixed together content from French, Scottish, and English textbooks with the goal of ...
www.math.usma.edu/ people/ Rickey/ dms/ DeptHeads/ Davies%20by%20Amy%20Ackerberg-Hastings.rtf

Earliest Known Uses of Some of the Words of Mathematics (P)
In 1832 Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry by David Brewster, which is a translation of Legendre, has:. The word parallelogram, according to its ...
members.aol.com/ jeff570/ p.html