Books Books Weigh the denser body and the compound mass, separately, both in water, and out of it ; then find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water from its weight in air; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then... A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies, as Well as Private Tuition - Page 250
by Charles Hutton - 1831 ## The shipwright's vade-mecum [by D. Steel].

David Steel - 1805
...whole may sink together. Then weigh them both together and separately, in water and out of it. Next find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water from its weight when out of it. Subtract the lesser of these remainders from the greater; then say, As the last remainder... ## The Accomplished Tutor: Or, Complete System of Liberal Education ..., Volume 2

Thomas Hodson - Education - 1806
...the compound maf» may fink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body, and the compound mafs, feparately, both in water and out of it ; then find how much each lofes in water, by fubtracting its weight in water from its weight iu air ; and fubtract the lefs of... ## A Course of Mathematics: In Three Volumes : Composed for the Use of the ...

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811
...heavier than water, so that the mass compounded of the two may sink together. Weigh the denser body and the compound mass, separately, both in water,...its weight in air; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then say, by proportion, As the last remainder, Is to the weight of the... ## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1813
...may sink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body and the compound mass separately, both in watex and eut of it ; then find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water ti»m its weight in air; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then, as this... ## A Treatise of Mechanics, Theoretical, Practical, and Descriptive, Volume 1

Olinthus Gregory - Mechanical engineering - 1815 - 58 pages
...together. Weigh the denser body and the compound body separately, both out of the water and in it ; and find how much each loses in water, by subtracting...its weight in air ; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then use this proportion : As the last remainder Is to the weight of the... ## The complete measurer: or, The whole art of measuring, containing the ...

Thomas Keith - 1817
...compound mass. Weigh the heavier body and the compound maw separately, both in water and out of it, and find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water from its weight in air. Then, the difference of these remainders, is to the weight of the lighter body in air; as the specific... ## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1813
...compound mass may sink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body and the compound ¡n.nss sep;ir¿iicl\, both in water and out of it; then find how much each...loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water irom its weight in •tir ; and subtract the los oí these remainders troui the greater. Then, as this... ## One Thousand Experiments in Chemistry (etc.)

Colin Mackenzie - 1821 - 528 pages
...much heavier than the fluid, so that the compound mass may sink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body and the compound mass separately, both in water and...its weight in air ; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then, As this last remainder Is to the weight of the light body in air,... ## One Thousand Experiments in Chemistry: With Illustrations of Natural ...

Colin MacKenzie - Chemistry - 1822 - 675 pages
...much heavier than the fluid, so that the compound mass may sink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body and the compound mass separately, both in water and...its weight in air ; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then, As this hist remainder Is to the weight of the light body in air,... 