| Mathematics - 1801 - 610 pages
...cone is a round pyramid, having a circular base. , 4. 8. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued **convex surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within,** call- LJL!| ed the centre. The sphere may -jj', be conceived to be formed by the revolution of a semicircle... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1806 - 320 pages
...Parallel Rectangles, and the four Sides are Quadrangles. Fig. 22. A Sphere is a Solid bounded by a **convex Surface, every Point of which is equally distant from a Point** C, within, called the Centre. The .\xis, or Diameter of a Sphere, is the right Lin? AB. Fig. 23. A... | |
| Mathematics - 1808
...prism ; being triangular, or square, or hexagonal, 8. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued **convex surface, every point of which is equally distant...centre* The sphere may be conceived to be formed by the** revolution of a semicircle about its diameter, which remains fixed. 9. The axis of a solid, is aline... | |
| William Nicholson - Science - 1809
...very many. There are four species. GLOBE, a round or spherical body, more usually called a sphere, **bounded by one uniform convex surface, every point....which is equally distant from a point within called** its centre. Euclid defines the globe or sphere, to be a solid figure described by the revolution of... | |
| William Nicholson - 1809
...very many. There are four species. GLOBE, a round or spherical body, more usually called a sphere, **bounded by one uniform convex surface, every point...which is equally distant from a point within called** its centre. Euclid defines Ihr globe or sphere, to bč a solid figure described by the revolution of... | |
| Edward Augustus Kendall - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1811
...sides." " A circle is a plane figure, bounded by a curve line called the circumference, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre."** An axiom is a manifest truth not requiring a demonstration : The following are examples of axioms,... | |
| Edward Augustus Kendall - 1811
...«ides." " A circle is a plane figure, bounded liy a curre line called the circumference, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre."** AD axiom is a manifest truth not requiring a detnonstratipn : The following areexamplcs of axioms,... | |
| Oliver Welch - Arithmetic - 1812 - 231 pages
...'c.'' to find the solidity of a globe, or spher-e. NB A globe or sphere is a round body boundedby a **surface every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre** ; a line passing from one side to the other through the centre is called the diameter, or axis. RULE.... | |
| John Mason Good, Olinthus Gilbert Gregory - 1813
...gland. Sec GLAND. GLOBE, in geometry, one of the round bodiet more usually called л sauere: it is **bounded by one uniform convex surface, every point of which is equally distant from a** certain point within »ailed the centre. ForEiu-lid'sdefinition.eeethearticleGEOMiTRT. If <l denote... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1815 - 320 pages
...parallel rectangles, and the four sides are quadrangles. Fig. 22. A sphere is a solid bounded by a **convex surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point** C,. within, called the centre. / The axis, or diameter of a sphere, is the right Ifne AB. Fig. 23.... | |
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