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Structural and Stress Analysis - Page 20
by T.H.G. Megson - 2005 - 744 pages
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Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Volume 1

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - 1880
...compound with the weights of its components; we find an exact equality; hence it has been stated that the mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of matter which it contains; but though this statement expresses a simple fact when applied to the comparison...
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Elementary Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Part 1

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - Electricity - 1880 - 1069 pages
...compound with the weights of its components; we find an exact equality; hence it has been stated that the mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of matter which it contains; but though this statement expresses a simple fact when applied to the comparison...
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Mechanics, hydrostatics and pneumatics

Augustin Privat-Deschanel - Physics - 1884
...compound with the weights of its components; we find an exact equality; hence it has been stated that the mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of matter which it contains; but though this statement expresses a simple fact when applied to the comparison...
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The Aeroplane Speaks

H. Barber - Airplanes - 1917 - 144 pages
...Longeron — The term usually applied to any long spar running lengthways of a fuselage. .[i8] Mass — The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of material in it. Momentum — The product of the mass and velocity of a body is known as " momentum."...
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Applied Aeronautics: The Airplane

United States. Bureau of Aircraft Production. Airplane Engineering Division - Aeronautics - 1918 - 121 pages
...motion, or in any way to change either the direction or velocity of motion, is called Inertia. MASS — The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of material in it. MOMENT — Moment is the product of a force times its lever arm. It is usually expressed...
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Textbook of Applied Aeronautic Engineering

Henry Woodhouse - Aeronautics - 1920 - 322 pages
...motion, or in any way to change either the direction or velocity of motion, is called Inertia. MASS — The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of material in it. MOMENT — Moment is the product of a force times its lever arm. It is usually expressed...
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Elementary Aeronautical Science

Ivor Blashka Hart, Walter Laidler - Aeronautics - 1923 - 288 pages
...31 25' N. of W. Dynamics. This is the name given to the study of motion under the action of forces. The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of matter in it. This is therefore a constant quantity for the body, and is independent of its position. Force is...
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National Bureau of Standards Circular, Issues 569-575

Weights and measures - 1956
...kilogram, and is therefore smaller than the US pound by that amount. a. Distinction Between Mass and Weight The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of material in the body. The weight of a body is defined as the force with which that body is attracted...
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Hand Book Of General Knowledge

B.N. Ahuja - 1997 - 412 pages
...varies directly with the weight of their mass and inversely with the distance between them. Mass : The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of matter present in the body. Mass is always constant being independent of its surroundings and position. It's...
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Bioethical and Evolutionary Approaches to Medicine and the Law

W. Noel Keyes - Medical - 2007 - 1174 pages
...Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) and the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP). The mass of a body is a measure of the quantity of matter it contains. Kinetic energy is what a moving body possesses by virtue of its motion; namely, one-half...
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