Libros Libros 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. Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ... - Página 3
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William Pease - 1856 - 104 páginas
...frequently in mathematical drawings, and besides, is most simple of construction. An Ellipse, like a circle, is a " plane figure, contained by one line, which is called its circumference ;" it has two diameters, called respectively, the transverse and conjugate ; the...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Appletons' Cyclopædia of Drawing: Designed as a Text-book for the Mechanic ...

William Ezra Worthen - 1857 - 658 páginas
...regular polygons ; of which figs. 11-14 are examples, annexed to which are their respective designations. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. And this point is called the centre of the circle. The term circle is very generally used for the circumference,...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Appletons' Cyclopædia of Drawing: Designed as a Text-book for the Mechanic ...

William Ezra Worthen - 1857 - 654 páginas
...are examples, annexed to which are their respective designations. A circle is a plane figure contamed by one line, which is called the circumference, and...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. And this point is called the centre of the circle. The term circle is very generally used for the circumference,...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## APPLETONS' CYCLOPAEDIA OF DRAWING

W.E. WORTHEN - 1857 - 600 páginas
...regular polygons; of which figs. 11-14 are examples, annexed to which are their respective designations. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the tircwnference, and is such that all straight lines, drawn from a certain point within the figure to...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Rudimentary Dictionary of Terms Used in Architecture: Civil, Architecture ...

John Weale - 1859 - 626 páginas
...etc., for describing circles, measuring distances, and taking the thickness of solids. Circle, a plain figure contained by one line, which is called the...within the figure to the circumference are equal to one anCHU CIRCULAR. С Г- А other, and this point is called the centre of the circle. The circumference...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Gradations in Euclid : books i. and ii., with an explanatory preface [&c ...

Euclides - 1858 - 244 páginas
...in a figure are also points in the same plane, the figure is called a plane figure." — HOSE. 15. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circwnfermce, and is such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the...
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1858 - 402 páginas
...figure, contained by one line, selfinterest, which is called the circumference, and is such, that all lines drawn from a certain point within the figure, to the circumference (i,e., all motives, from the highest to the lowest men), are equal to one another. Sometimes a circle...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

Robert Potts - 1860 - 361 páginas
...the extremity of any thing. XIV. A figure is that which is enclosed by one or more boundaries. XV. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. XVI. And this point is called the center of the circle. xvn. A diameter of a circle is a straight line...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## The Intuitions of the Mind Inductively Investigated

James McCosh - 1860 - 512 páginas
...to any length in a straight line;" "There may be such a figure as a circle, that is, a plane figure such that all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure are equal to one another;" and that "A circle may be described from any centre at any distance from...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## The quadrature of the circle: correspondence between an eminent ...

James Smith - 1861 - 288 páginas
...imagine," is a plane figure, enclosed by one line, which is called the circumference of the circle, it is such, that all straight lines drawn from a certain...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another. This point within the figure is called the centre of the circle. A straight line drawn through the...
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