Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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 2
by Euclid - 1822 - 179 pages
Full view - About this book

Orr's Circle of the Sciences: The mathematical sciences

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...
Full view - About this book

The Elements of geometry; or, The first six books, with the eleventh and ...

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...
Full view - About this book

Mensuration of lines, areas, surfaces, and volumes

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...
Full view - About this book

The Popular Educator, Volume 1

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...
Full view - About this book

APPLETONS' CYCLOPAEDIA OF DRAWING

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,...
Full view - About this book

Appletons' Cyclopędia of Drawing: Designed as a Text-book for the Mechanic ...

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,...
Full view - About this book

Gradations in Euclid : books i. and ii., with an explanatory preface [&c ...

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...
Full view - About this book

Rudimentary Dictionary of Terms Used in Architecture: Civil, Architecture ...

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...
Full view - About this book

The Train, Volume 5

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...
Full view - About this book

Euclid's Elements of Geometry: Chiefly from the Text of Dr. Simson, with ...

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...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF