# Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry from the Works of A.M. Legendre: Revised and Adapted to the Course of Mathematical Instruction in the United States

A.S. Barnes & Company, 1854 - 432 páginas

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### Contenido

 BOOK 1 47 The Circle and the Measurement of Angles 57 BOOK V 135 PAGE 245 PLANE TRIGONOMETRY 255 Multiplication by Logarithms 261 Scale of Equal Parts 268 Table of Logarithmic Sines 274
 ANALYTICAL PLANE TRIGONOMETRY 297 General Formulas 307 Homogeneity of Terms 313 Spherical Triangle Defined 321 First Principles 328 Of Quadrantal Triangles 335 MENSURATION OF SURFACES 347 Area of a Regular Polygon 353

 Solution of Triangles 281 Solution of RightAngled Triangles 287
 PAGE 358 Convex Surface of a Cone 364

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