Law of gravitation: Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force varying directly as the product of their masses and inversely as the square of the distance between them. Fourteen Weeks in Descriptive Astronomy - Page 30by Joel Dorman Steele - 1874 - 336 pagesFull view - About this book
| Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - Astronomy - 1848 - 320 pages
...majestic motion, bore testimony, ample and unequivocal, to the truth of the great law of universal **gravitation. Every particle of matter in the universe...attracts every other particle of matter with a force** which is proportioned directly to the mass, and which decreases as the square of the distance at which... | |
| J. D. Bell - Conduct of life - 1850 - 452 pages
...you see it on record. It is the theory of universal gravitation — the grand generalization, that **every particle of matter in the universe, attracts every other particle of matter with a force** or power directly proportioned to the quantity of matter in each, and decreasing as the squares of... | |
| William Parkinson Wilson, W[illiam] P[arkinson] Wilson - Dynamics - 1801 - 176 pages
...effected with great accuracy. An account of the experiments will be given hereafter. 33. Since, then, **every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter** according to the law just explained, we are able by this law and the equations of motion which we have... | |
| Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - Astronomy - 1851 - 302 pages
...majestic motion, bore testimony, ample and unequivocal, to the truth of the great law of universal **gravitation. Every particle of matter in the universe...attracts every other particle of matter, with a force** which is proportioned directly to the mass, and which decreases as the square of the distance at which... | |
| Ormsby Macknight Mitchel - 1851
...majestic motion, bore testimony, ample and unequivocal, to the truth of the great law of universal **gravitation. Every particle of matter in the universe...attracts every other particle of matter, with a force** which is proportioned directly to the mass, and which decreases as the square of the distance at which... | |
| Ohio state medical society - Medicine - 1853
...the labors of a few computations to a friend. When they were completed, the law which proved, that **"every particle of matter in the universe, attracts every other particle of matter, with a force** or power, directly proportioned to the quantity of matter. in each, and decreasing as the squares of... | |
| Stephen Watson Fullom - 1858
...pervades every existence by one common property, represented in this sublime and immutable law — **Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter with a force** or power directly proportioned to (he quantity of matter in each, and decreasing as the VOL. ii. H... | |
| Ormsby Macknight Mitchel - 1860
...fact that it is subjected to the influence of all the others. As, under the great law of universal **gravitation, every particle of matter in the universe...attracts every other particle of matter with a force** which varies inversely as the square of the distance and directly as the mass, it follows that each... | |
| Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - Astronomy - 1860 - 376 pages
...the fact that it is subjected to the influence of all the others. As under the great law of universal **gravitation every particle of matter in the universe...attracts every other particle of matter with a force** which varies inversely as the square of the distance and directly as the mass, it follows that each... | |
| John Henry Pepper - Electronic book - 1860 - 440 pages
...the universal law of gravitation, and to pronounce upon it in the following memorable words: — " **Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter with a force** or power directly proportional to the quantity oj matter in each, and decreasing as the squares of... | |
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