## The Principles of Elementary Mechanics |

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acceleration according to Article angle axis base cast iron centimetre centre of gravity centre of pressure centrifugal force circle coefficient of friction component compression considered constant cord cubic foot curve cylinder density depth diameter direction distance Ditto ditto Ditto earth elastic equals the weight equilibrium feet per second float fluid force acting force of gravity formula free surface given gives grains heat hence horizontal line inclined kinetic energy length liquid mass mercury metre miles per hour millimetre motion orifice origin of moments parabola parallel forces passed pendulum perpendicular piston placed plane point of application position pounds preceding article problem produce quantity radius rectangle represent resistance rest resultant rotation side space specific gravity sphere straight line string temperature tension tion triangle tube varies directly velocity vertical vessel wrought iron