| Thomas Solly - 1856
...conceptions in the above instance united in the conception of the cause; the flight through the air in **a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a** certain imaginary fixed point and an imaginary straight line, are the representations united in the... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 324 pages
...feet. THE SPHERE. AKT. 362. A SPHERE is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre. The** axis or diameter of a sphere is a line passing through the centre, and terminated by the surface. QUESTIONS.... | |
| Sarah S. Cornell - Geography - 1857 - 405 pages
...magnitude of the radius. Definition of a Sphere. — A Sphere is a hody hounded by one continuous surface, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within called** its centre. Any line drawn from the centre to the surface is called a radiits. A line passing through... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 324 pages
...28 rods 24 yards 6.347 feet. CIRCLES. 627. A circle is a plane figure bounded by a line, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre** ; as AEFGBD. The circumference or periphery of a circle is the line bounds it. A radius is a line drawn... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1857
...having a circular base. 8. A sphere is a solid, bounded by one continued convex surface, every point 01 **which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre. The** sphere may be conceived to be formed by the revolution of a semicircle about its diameter, which remains... | |
| Bridges - 1857 - 134 pages
...angles are those which have like positions in similar polygons. 34. The circumference of a circle is **a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** 35. The circle is the surface bounded by the circumference. 36. A radius of a circle is a straight... | |
| Elias Loomis - Conic sections - 1858 - 234 pages
...III. THE CIRCLE, AND THE MEASURE OF ANGLES. Definitions. 1. A circk is a plane figure bounded by a **line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called** the center. This bounding line is called the circumference of the circle. 2. A radius of a circle is... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1858 - 336 pages
...parallel sides are 20 and 32 chains, and the perpendicular distance between them 26 chains ? 323. ^ **circle is a portion of a plane bounded by a curved line,** called the circumference. Every point of the circumference is equally distant from a certain point... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 444 pages
...28 rods 24 yards 6.347 feet CIRCLES. 627. A circle is a plane figure bounded by a line, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre** ; as AEFGBD. The circumference or periphery of a circle is the line that bounds it. A radius is a line... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 444 pages
...28 rods 24 yards 6.347 feet. CIRCLES. 627. A circle is a plane figure bounded by aline, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre** ; as AEFGBD. The circumference or periphery of a circle is the line that bounds it. A radius is a line... | |
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