## Problems and ExamplesDeighton, Bell and Company, 1862 - 141 pages |

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**sphere**of metal is known to have a hollow space about its centre in the form of a concentric**sphere**, and its weight is of the weight of a solid**sphere**of the same sub- stance and radius ; compare the inner and outer radii , having ... Page 85

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**sphere**by a string of given length , passing over the highest point . Required the position of equilibrium . 5. Two weights sustain each other upon two inclined planes having a common altitude , by means of a string which is attached to ... Page 86

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**spherical**surface ; prove that it will rest in any position , if the cosine of the vertical angle of each of the triangular faces be . μ 15. A**sphere**of radius a is supported on a rough inclined plane , for which the coefficient of ... Page 114

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**sphere**with that upon any other section of the same area . 13. A hollow**sphere**being filled with fluid , determine those horizontal sections upon which the pressure = 3 ( the weight of 4 the fluid ) . ( Volume of**sphere**477.3 = · ) 3 14 ... Page 116

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**sphere**of 1 foot radius , composed of matter of which the specific gravity as compared with water is 35 , is retained below the surface of water by a string ; find the tension of the string . Given that the volume of a**sphere**weight of ...### Other editions - View all

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