## Mensuration of Lines, Areas, Surfaces, and Volumes ...1856 |

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**diameter**is 24 feet 7**inches**. " The reasons for such a procedure must be obvious to all engaged in the arduous and important office of teaching . With a view to impress the algebraical formula , which state the rules , more strongly ... Página vi

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**diameter**is 24 feet 7**inches**. " The reasons for such a procedure must be obvious to all engaged in the arduous and important office of teaching . With a view to impress the algebraical formule , which state the rules , more strongly ... Página 15

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**inches**? 7. Find the circumference of an iron bolt whose**diameter**is 1**inch**. 8. The circumference of an iron bolt is 6 feet 9**inches**; what it its**diameter**? 9. The circumference of an iron axle is 4 feet 8**inches**; find its**diameter**... Página 16

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**inch**; find its**diameter**. 16. The circumference of a well is 16 feet 9**inches**; what is its**diameter**. Section 6 . 17. A railway - train moves , up an inclined plane of 3 in 396 , at the rate of 37 miles an hour ; what vertical height ... Página 17

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**diameter**. 2. The chord of an arc is 18 feet 6**inches**, and the versed sine 5 feet 6**inches**; find the**diameter**. 3. The span of a bridge is 30 feet 6**inches**, and its height in the middle , from the springing line , is 8 feet 9**inches**...### Otras ediciones - Ver todas

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15 feet 9 feet 9 inches angle and area ANSWERS TO EXAMPLES base centre of gravity chains circle is equal circumscribed circles common interval cone cubic feet cubic foot curve in Example cylinder diameter and height displacement distance divided ellipse EXAMPLES IN PROB feet 6 inches feet 9 feet pitch find its area find its volume find the angle find the area Find the centre Find the diameter find the length Find the volume Find the weight foot length formula horizontal line inches diameter inches length internal diameters knots per hour line A B measured metacentric parabola paraboloid perpendicular PROBLEM radius revolutions per minute Riga fir Rule.-Multiply ship Simpson's rule solid solid of revolution square feet square yards straight line three sides tons versed sine vertical section vessel volume and surface

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Página xv - LET it be granted that a straight line may be drawn from any one point to any other point.

Página xiii - When a straight line standing on another straight line makes the adjacent angles equal to one another, each of the angles is called a right angle ; and the straight line which stands on the other is called a perpendicular to it.

Página xii - A plane superficies is that in which any two points being taken, the straight line between them lies wholly in that superficies. VIII. " A plane angle is the inclination of two lines to one " another in a plane, which meet together, but are not

Página xv - An oblong is that which has all its angles right angles, but has not all its sides equal.

Página xii - When several angles are at one point B, any one of them is expressed by three letters, of which the letter that is at vertex of the angle, that is, at the point in which the straight lines that contain the angle meet one another, is put between the other two letters, and one of these two is somewhere upon one of those straight...

Página xii - A plane rectilineal angle is the inclination of two straight lines to one another, -which meet together, but are not in the same straight line.

Página xiv - Of three-sided figures, an equilateral triangle is that which has three equal sides.

Página xvi - If a straight line meets two straight lines, so as to make the two interior angles on the same side of it taken together less than two right angles...

Página xiii - A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is such, that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to one another : 16. And this point is called the centre of the circle. 17. A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.

Página xvi - Magnitudes which coincide with one another, that is, which exactly fill the same space, are equal to one another.