| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1762 - 466 pages
...extremity of any thing." XIV. A figure is that which is inclofed by one or more boundaries. XV. Book I. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are... | |
| Joseph Fenn - Mathematics - 1769
...magnitude. A DEFINITIONS. XIV. Figure, is that which is inclofed by one or more boundaries. Fig. 10. XV. **A Circle, is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines (CB, CD,) drawn from a certain point (C) within the figure to the circumference,... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1775 - 520 pages
...extremity of any thing." XIV. A figure is that which is inclofed by one or more boundaries. XV. XV. . **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is Called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are... | |
| Euclid - 1781 - 520 pages
...any thing." At. V« A figure is that which is inclbfed by one or more boundaries XV. Book I. A cirele **is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are... | |
| Thomas Beddoes - Geometry - 1793 - 172 pages
...confider fuch angles, with a view to take their relative dimenfions accurately. DEFINITION xv and xvi. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch, that all Jlraight lines drawn from a certain point, ivitbin the figure to the circumference,... | |
| Euclid, John Playfair - Electronic book - 1795 - 400 pages
...which is lefs than a right angle. X. A figure is that which is inclofed by one or more boundaries. **XI. A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are... | |
| Alexander Ingram - Trigonometry - 1799 - 351 pages
...XIII. Omitted. XIV. A figure is that which is inclofed by one or more boundaries. XV. XV. BOOK. I. **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are... | |
| Euclid, John Playfair - Circle-squaring - 1804 - 440 pages
...plane figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is fuch that all ftraight **lines drawn from a certain point within the figure...circumference, are equal to one another. XII. And this point is** palled the centre of the circle. XIII. A diameter of a circle is a ftraight line drawn through the... | |
| Robert Simson - Trigonometry - 1804
...thing." XIV. A figure is that which is inclofed by one or more boundaries XV. Book A circle is a plain **figure contained by one line, which is called the circumference, and is** fuch that all ftraight lines drawn from a certain point within the figure to the circumference, are... | |
| John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 311 pages
...which is less than a right angle. X. A figure is that which is inclosed by one or more boundaries. XL **A circle is a plane figure contained by one line,...And this point is called the centre of the circle.** XHL A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by... | |
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