# The Harvard University Catalogue

University, 1876

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Page 80 - every encouragement be given to the serious, impartial, and unbiassed investigation of Christian truth, and that no assent to the peculiarities of any denomination of Christians shall be required either of the instructors or students.
Page 144 - University, must give bonds in the sum of §200, signed by two bondsmen, one of whom must be a citizen of Massachusetts, for the payment of all dues to the University; but...
Page 42 - English Composition. Each candidate will be required to write a short English Composition, correct in spelling, punctuation, grammar, and expression, the subject to be taken from such works of standard authors as shall be announced from time to time.
Page 174 - If in a right triangle a perpendicular is drawn from the vertex of the right angle to the hypotenuse : I.
Page 175 - The sum of the angles of a spherical triangle is greater than two and less than six right angles ; that is, greater than 180° and less than 540°. (gr). If A'B'C' is the polar triangle of ABC...
Page 284 - The angle of two arcs of great circles is equal to the angle of their planes, and is measured by the arc of a great circle described from its vertex as a pole and included between its sides (produced if necessary). Let AB and AB...
Page 41 - Geometry). 12. Ancient History and Geography. Greek History, to the death of Alexander; Roman History, to the death of Commodus. Smith's smaller histories of Greece and Rome will serve to indicate the amount of knowledge demanded in history. 13. Modern and Physical Geography. The following...
Page 175 - SOLID GEOMETRY. 1. DEFINE a straight line perpendicular to a plane, and prove that, when a straight line is perpendicular to two straight lines drawn through its foot in a plane, it is perpendicular to the plane. 2. Prove that, if two solids have equal bases and heights, and if their sections, made by any plane parallel to the common plane of their bases, are equal, they are equivalent. 3. How is the area of the convex surface of a regular pyramid of any number of sides measured ? Prove. 4. The altitude...