| Thomas Baker (C.E.) - 1865
...round pyramid, having a circular base. 8. A sphere is a solid bounded by one continued convex surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre. — The** sphere maybe conceived to be formed by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter, which remains... | |
| John Ogilvie, Richard Cull - 1865
...circle.] That wWc* goes round about or encompojMt*; a line: an orb or globe; a plane figure contained **by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a** poiut within the figure, called the centre; the line that bounds a circle, or the circumference ; a... | |
| Henry Pallett - Flour mills - 1866 - 282 pages
...fly-v,hetli, etc., etc. A circle is a figure bounded by a curved line, called the circumference, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre. The** diameter is a straight line passing through the centre, and terminated both ways 'by the circumference.... | |
| Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Sophia M'Ilvaine Bledsoe Herrick - Literary Collections - 1867
...polygon, is called the perimeter of the polygon.'* But, on the contrary, 'A circle is a plane figure, **bounded by a curved line, every point of which is...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... | |
| Lorenzo Dow Harvey - Arithmetic - 1914
...a circle and whose surface tapers uniformly to a point. A sphere is a solid with a curved surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. PYRAMID CONE SPHEKE The diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center... | |
| Franklin Sherman Hoyt, Harriet E. Peet - Arithmetic - 1915
...check is a written order on a bank to pay a specified sum of money. Circle. 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. Circumference. A circumference is the boundary of a circle. Collateral note. A collateral... | |
| Harry Tipper - Business & Economics - 1915 - 575 pages
...types. Main body of type well chosen to express fashion's frivolities The 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 arc in this bounding line is the most monotonous curve we have. Wherever it is taken,... | |
| Joseph Woodwell Ledwidge Hale - Mathematics - 1915 - 206 pages
...same volume of lead? CHAPTER IX THE CIRCLE 37. Definition. — A circle is a plane figure enclosed **by a curved line every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. 38. To Find the Circumference. — The circumference or distance around a circle is equal... | |
| Reuben Wesley Burnham - Machine-shop practice - 1915 - 229 pages
...vertically. 34. The Circle. A circle is a figure bounded by a curved line called the circumference, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** the center. An arc is any portion of the circumference, such as DB. FIG. 37. Blade r B Metal Block... | |
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