| DANIEL LEACH, WILLIAM D. SWAN - 1851
...inches ? MENSURATION OF SOLIDS. SECTION XLI. 374. A SPHERE, or globe, is a solid, bounded by a curve **surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within** it, called the centre. 37<5« The diameter, or axis, of a sphere is a straight Jine passing through... | |
| Elias Loomis - Calculus - 1851 - 278 pages
...cos. «, y=r sin. v. SECTION IT. ON THE CIRCLE. (32.) A CIRCLE 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. A radius of a circle is a... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1851
...Ans. 13.92-f- feet. ART. 284. 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 diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the centre, and terminated by the surface... | |
| Jeremiah Joyce - Science - 1852 - 402 pages
...base. 9 x 30 -=- 3 = 9 X 10 = 90 feet. 9. A sphere is a solid bounded by one continued convex suriace, **every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** 10. To find the solid contents of a sphere, " Multiply the surface by one-third of the radius, and... | |
| Ezra S. Winslow - Mechanical engineering - 1853 - 252 pages
...parameter. A Sphere, or globe, is a perfectly round substance — a solid contained under a curved **surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** Its axis, or diameter, is any right line passing from a side through the centre to the opposite side.... | |
| Daniel Leach - Arithmetic - 1853
...inches ? MENSURATION OF SOLIDS. SECTION XLI. k 374. A SPHERE, or globe, is a solid, bounded by a curve **surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within** it, called the centre. 375. The diameter, or axis, of a sphere is a straight line passing through the... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1854
...Ans. 13.92+ feet. ART. 2841. 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 diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the centre, and terminated by the surface... | |
| Henry Kiddle - 1854
...and BG the minor axis of the ellipse. A sphere or globe is a round body, every part of the surface **of which is equally distant from a point within called the centre.** A hemisphere is a half of a globe. The diameter of a sphere is a straight line drawn through the centre,... | |
| John Brocklesby - Astronomy - 1855 - 321 pages
...centrum centre, (Latin) out of the centre. 19. A SPHERE. 'A sphere is a solid, bounded by a curved **surface, every point of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre;** every line passing through this centre, and limited by the surface, is a diameter. The half of this... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - Arithmetic - 1855 - 366 pages
...straight line all the way ? 23O. Solids. (a.) A SPHERE is a solid bounded by a curved surface, every part **of which is equally distant from a point within, called the centre.** (6.) A line drawn from the centre to the surface is called a RADIUS, and a line drawn from any point... | |
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