## Reference library: modern engineering practice, steam, electricity, mechanics ...American School of Correspondence at Armour Institute of Technology, 1902 - Technology & Engineering |

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A B D acute angle altitude angle A B C base beam bisect body British thermal units called center of gravity circle circumference coefficient Corollary cubic cubic foot decimal diameter direction distance divided Draw elastic limit EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE factor of safety feet per second foot foot-pounds formula friction gear given greater Hence hypothenuse kinetic energy length lever liquid load logarithm mantissa measured by one-half mercury meter molecules motion multiplied number of teeth one-half arc opposite orifice parallel parallelogram pendulum perpendicular pitch plane polygon poundal pounds per square pressure proportional prove pulley quadrant quantity radius ratio rectangle resistance revolutions per minute right angles right triangles Scholium shaft side specific gravity square inch straight line substance surface temperature Theorem triangles ABC triangles are equal velocity vertex vertical volume weight wheel wrought iron