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The diameter of the sphere which is perpendicular to the plane of any
Plane astronomy - Page 7
by Alexander Ronald Grant - 1850

## Mathematical Treatise: Containing I. The Theory of Analytical Functions, II ...

John West, Sir John Leslie - Analytic functions - 1838 - 574 pages
...the centre, are called great circles ; and all others, small circles. 224. The axis of a circle is the diameter of the sphere, which is perpendicular to the plane of that circle. 225. The poles of a circle are the extremities of its axis. 227. Two great circles are...

## An Elementary Course of Mathematics: Designed Principally for Students of ...

Harvey Goodwin - Mathematics - 1846 - 468 pages
...plane passing through the centre is called a great circle; other sections are called small circles. The diameter of the sphere, which is perpendicular to the plane of any circle on the sphere, is called the axis of that circle; and the points in which the axis meets the...

## An Elementary Course of Mathematics: Designed Principally for Students of ...

Harvey Goodwin - Mathematics - 1849 - 528 pages
...plane passing through the centre is called a great circle; other sections are called small circles. The diameter of the sphere, which is perpendicular to the plane of any circle on the sphere, is called the cuds of that circle; and the points in which the axis meets the...

## An Elementary Course of Mathematics: Designed Principally for Students of ...

Harvey Goodwin - Mathematics - 1857 - 638 pages
...plane passing through the centre is called a great circle; other sections are called small circles. The diameter of the sphere, which is perpendicular to the plane of any circle on the sphere, is called the axis of that circle; and the points in which the axis meets the...

## The Elements of Astronomy: For Colleges, Schools, and Private Students ...

Selim Hobart Peabody - Astronomy - 1869 - 336 pages
...denote what is strictly the circumference of a circle. Vig. 3. The Axis of a circle of a sphere is the diameter of the sphere which is perpendicular to the plane of the circle at its center. The poles of the circle are the ends of the axis. The poles of a great circle...

## A Treatise on Elementary Geometry: With Appendices Containing a Collection ...

William Chauvenet - Geometry - 1872 - 368 pages
...is called a small circle. 27. Definition. The poles of a circle of the sphere are the extremities of the diameter of the sphere which is perpendicular to the plane of the circle; and this diameter is called the axis of the circle. PKOPOSITION VII.—THEOEEM. 28. Every...

## A Treatise on Elementary Geometry: With Appendices Containing a Collection ...

William Chauvenet - Geometry - 1872 - 368 pages
...is called a small circle. 27. Definition. The poles of a circle of the sphere are the extremities of the diameter of the sphere which is perpendicular to the plane of the circle; and this diameter is called the axis of the circle. PROPOSITION VII.—THEOREM. 28. Every...

## Mensuration of lines, surfaces, and volumes

David Munn - 1873
...great circle, any other a small circl:. The poles of a circle of the sphere are the extremities of the diameter of the sphere, which is perpendicular to the plane of the circle, and the diameter is called the axis of the circle. Let the sphere be generated by the revolution...

## A Treatise on Elementary Geometry: With Appendices Containing a Collection ...

William Chauvenet - Geometry - 1875 - 368 pages
...is called a small circle. 27. Definition. The poles of a circle of the sphere are the extremities of the diameter of the sphere which is perpendicular to the plane of the circle; and this diameter is called the axis of the circle. PROPOSITION VII.—THEOREM. 28. Every...

## A Treatise on Elementary Geometry: With Appendices Containing a Collection ...

William Chauvenet - Geometry - 1875 - 368 pages
...is called a small circle. 27. Definition. The poles of a circle of the sphere are the extremities of the diameter of the sphere which is perpendicular to the plane of the circle; and this diameter is called the axis of the circle. PKOPOSITION VII.—THEOKEM. 28. Every...