## A Treatise of Practical Surveying: Which is Demonstrated from Its First Principles ... |

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By this method your stations are laid out to the best advantage , and two men

may do the business of three , for one of those who chain , may be your object ;

but in fore -

By this method your stations are laid out to the best advantage , and two men

may do the business of three , for one of those who chain , may be your object ;

but in fore -

**sights**you must have an object before you , besides two chainmen . Página 161

But in this last method , care must be taken to see that the

least cast on either side ; if they have , it will destroy all : and yet with the same

great ...

But in this last method , care must be taken to see that the

**sights**have not theleast cast on either side ; if they have , it will destroy all : and yet with the same

**sights**you may take a survey by foresights , or by back -**sights**, only , with asgreat ...

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... of

would use both , look through the standing

object at the foregoing station : screw the instrument fast , and direct the upper

... of

**sights**fixed at 360 and 180 , besides those on the moveable index ; if youwould use both , look through the standing

**sights**, with the 180 next you , to anobject at the foregoing station : screw the instrument fast , and direct the upper

**sights**... Página 289

by reversing them in the direction of some distant object . After the instrument is

duly adjusted , you may proceed to use it . Let the example be this annexed ( fig .

**Sights**may be placed at r and s and the instrument adjusted to them , as before ,by reversing them in the direction of some distant object . After the instrument is

duly adjusted , you may proceed to use it . Let the example be this annexed ( fig .

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back to the staff bB , and enter the numbers cut by the vane there under the title

Back

the same place when you look'd at it for a Fore

...

back to the staff bB , and enter the numbers cut by the vane there under the title

Back

**sights**; then look forwards to cB ... c . always taking care to keep the staff inthe same place when you look'd at it for a Fore

**sight**, till you have also taken with...

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Página 25 - The circumference of every circle is supposed to be divided into 360 equal parts, called degrees ; and each degree into 60 equal parts, called minutes ; and each minute into 60 equal parts, called seconds ; and these into thirds, &c.

Página 207 - ... that triangles on the same base and between the same parallels are equal...

Página 40 - The angle in a semicircle is a right angle ; the angle in a segment greater than a semicircle is less than a right angle ; and the angle in a segment less than a semicircle is greater than a right angle.

Página 43 - Triangles upon equal bases, and between the same parallels, are equal to one another.

Página 103 - TO THEIR DIFFERENCE ; So IS THE TANGENT OF HALF THE SUM OF THE OPPOSITE ANGLES', To THE TANGENT OF HALF THEIR DIFFERENCE.

Página 31 - Figures which consist of more than four sides are called polygons ; if the sides are all equal to each other, they are called regular polygons. They sometimes are named from the number of. their sides, as a five-sided figure is called a pentagon, one of six sides a hexagon, &"c.

Página 31 - ... they are called regular polygons. They sometimes are named from the number of their sides, as a five-sided figure is called a pentagon, one of. six sides a hexagon, &c. but if their sides are not equal to each other, then they are called irregular polygons, as an irregular pentagon, hexagon, &c.

Página 45 - The hypothenuse of a right-angled triangle may be found by having the other two sides ; thus, the square root of the sum of the squares of the base and perpendicular, will be the hypothenuse. Cor. 2. Having the hypothenuse and one side given to find the other; the square root of the difference of the squares of the hypothenuse and given side will be the required side.

Página 265 - As the length of the whole line, Is to 57.3 Degrees,* So is the said distance, To the difference of Variation required. EXAMPLE. Suppose it be required to run a line which some years ago bore N. 45°.

Página 32 - Things that are equal to one and the same thing are equal to one another." " If equals be added to equals, the wholes are equal." " If equals be taken from equals, the remainders are equal.