Books Books 1 - 10 of 95 on The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of.... The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base. Chandler's Encyclopedia: An Epitome of Universal Knowledge ... - Page 1244
edited by - 1898 ## The complete measurer: or, The whole art of measuring, containing the ...

Thomas Keith, William Hawney - 1817
...the surface of the sides ; to which add the area of the bate for the whole surface. The slant btigbt of a pyramid Is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the middle of one of the sides ; and the perpendicular height is a straight line drawn from the vertex... ## The Second [-fifth and Sixth] Part of A Course of Mathematics: Adapted to ...

Jeremiah Day - Geometry - 1824
...base of an oblique cone is also a circle, but is not perpendicular to the axis. The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base. In a right cone, it is the length of the axis. The slant-height of a right cone is the distance from... ## The Principles of Plane Trigonometry, Mensuration, Navigation and Surveying

Jeremiah Day - Measurement - 1831 - 370 pages
...base of an oblique cone is also a circle, but is not perpendicular to the axis. The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base. In a right cone, it is the length of the axis. The slant-height of a right cone is the distance from... ## A Treatise of Plane Trigonometry: To which is Prefixed a Summary View of the ...

Jeremiah Day - Logarithms - 1831 - 155 pages
...base of an oblique cone is also a circle, but is not perpendicular to the axis. The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base. In a right cone, it is the length of the axis. The slant-height of a right cone is the distance from... ## A treatise on practical geometry, mensuration, conic sections, gauging, and ...

...surface of the sides, to which add the area of the base for the whole surface.* Note. The slant height of a pyramid is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the middle of one of the sides, and the perpendicular height is a straight line drawn from the vertex to... ## A Treatise on Mensuration for the Use of Schools

Commissioners of National Education in Ireland - Measurement - 1837 - 262 pages
...surface of the sides, to which add the area of the base for the whole surface.* Note. The slant height of a pyramid is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the middle of one of the sides, and the perpendicular height is a straight line drawn from the vertex to... ## A Course of Mathematics: Containing the Principles of Plane ..., Volumes 1-3

Jeremiah Day - Geometry - 1838
...base of an oblique cone is also a circle, but is not perpendicular to the axis. The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base. In a right cone, it is the length of the axis. The slant-height of a right cone is the distance from... ## A Course of Mathematics: Containing the Principles of Plane ..., Parts 2-4

Jeremiah Day - Geometry - 1839 - 370 pages
...base of an oblique cone is also a circle, but is not perpendicular to the axis. The height of a cone is the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base. In a right cone, it is the length of the axis. The slant-height of a right cone is the distance from... ## A Practical System of Mensuration of Superficies and Solids ...

J. M. Scribner - Measurement - 1844 - 123 pages
...the verter, 6. The height of a cone is the fixed side of the triangle by which it is described, or the perpendicular distance from the vertex to the plane of the base ; as, JIB (fig. 2.) 7. The slant height of a right cone is the distance from the vertex to the circumference... 