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 : 16. The First Six Books with Notes - Page 2by Euclid - 1822 - 179 pagesFull view - About this book
| William Somerville Orr - Science - 1854
...enclosed by one line, which is called the circumference of the circle : it is such, that all straight **lines, drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** This point is called the centre of the circle. And any line drawn from the centre to the circumference... | |
| Euclides - 1855
...contained [or, bounded] 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.** The circumference of a circle is its boundary. The space contained within the boundary, is called the... | |
| Robert Rawson - 1856
...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.** XVL And this point is called the centre of the circle. XVH. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| 1856
...or bounded by a curve line, called the circumference or periphery, which is such that all straight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to** each other. This point is called the centre of the circle, and each of the straight Unes is called... | |
| W.E. WORTHEN - 1857
...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 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,... | |
| William Ezra Worthen - Architectural drawing - 1857 - 410 pages
...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.** And this point is called the centre of the circle. The term circle is very generally used for the circumference,... | |
| Euclides - 1858
...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 circumference, are equal to one another.** A circle is traced out by the motion of a line round one of its extremities : if the lme BC revolve... | |
| John Weale - Architecture - 1859 - 596 pages
...plain 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** anCHU CIRCULAR. С Г- А other, and this point is called the centre of the circle. The circumference... | |
| 1858
...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... | |
| Robert Potts - Geometry, Plane - 1860 - 361 pages
...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.** XVI. And this point is called the center of the circle. xvn. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
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