| Euclides - 1838
...is less than a right angle. XI. A figure is that which is enclosed by one or more boundaries. XII. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...drawn from a certain point within the figure to the** circum ference, are equal to one another. XIII. And this point is called the centre of the circle,.... | |
| Euclides - 1842
...which is greater than a right angle. XII. An acute angle is that which is less than a right angle. **XIV. A figure is that which is inclosed by one or...figure to the circumference are equal to one another.** XVL This point is called the centre of the circle. XVII, A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1842 - 317 pages
...contained in a figure, without any reference to the nature of the line or lines which bound it.m 1 1 . **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another** . 12. And this point is called the centre of the circle. 13. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| T H. Howe - 1842
...taken and joined by a straight line, the straight line will lie altogether in that surface or plane. FA **Circle is a plane figure, contained by one line which...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** c That point within the circle which is thus equally distant from the circumference, is called the... | |
| Scottish school-book assoc - 1845
...figure is that which is enclosed by one or more boundaries. 14. A circle is a plain figure bounded **by one line, which is called the circumference, and...all straight lines drawn from a certain point within** it to the circumference are equal to one another; 15. And this point is called the centre. 16. The... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - Geometry - 1845 - 352 pages
...rhomboid is a parallelogram trhich has not its adjacent sides equal, nor its angles right angles. 30. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...which is called the circumference* and is such that** R all straight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference are equal to... | |
| W. PEASE - 1846
...&c. ; but geometrically, that only is a figure, which has either superficial or solid content. 28*. **A Circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** 29*. And this point is called the Centre of the circle. A circle is the superficies or space enclosed... | |
| Euclid, John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1846 - 317 pages
...contained in a figure, without any reference to the nature of the line or lines which bound it. 11. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...figure to the circumference, are equal to one another.** 12. And this point is called the centre of the circle. 13. A diameter of a circle is a straight line... | |
| W. M. Buchanan - Science - 1846 - 755 pages
...magical operations. CIB'CLB, Lat. circulus, from circus. A geometrical figure contained under one line **called the circumference ; and is such, that all straight...lines drawn from a certain point within the figure** called the centre, to the circumference, arc equal to one another. Thus, In the figure, AB = AC = AD.... | |
| Euclides - 1846
...called acute. 14. A plane figure is a plane superficies, bounded on every side by one or more lines. 15. **A circle is a plane figure, contained by one line, which is called the circumference** ; to which from a certain point within the figure, all right lines drawn are equal. 16. That point... | |
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