Books Books 1 - 10 of 180 on A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated.... A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. A system of practical mathematics; being no.xvi. of a new series of school-books - Page 76
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Euclid - Euclid's Elements - 1789 - 272 pages
...circle, is a right line drawn from the centre to the circumference. 2. A diameter of a circle, is a right line drawn through the centre and terminated both ways by the circumference. 3. An arc of a circle, is any part of its periphery, or circumference. O 4. The chord, or fubtenfe,... ## A Complete Treatise on Practical Mathematics: Including the Nature and Use ...

John McGregor (teacher of mathematics.) - Mathematics - 1792 - 431 pages
...circle is the diilance between the centre and circumference. 3-5. The diameter of a circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. A is the centre. AB the radius. CD the diameter. Note, The diameter is equal to twice the radius. 36.... ## A Treatise on Land-surveying, in Six Parts ...

Thomas Dix - Surveying - 1799 - 193 pages
...point С within the circle, called the centre thereof. в 10. A Diameter of a Circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. il. A Radius of a Circle is a ftraight line drawn from the centre to the circumference, and i«s equal... ## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, with the Eleventh and ...

Alexander Ingram - Trigonometry - 1799 - 351 pages
...center to the circumference of a circle, is called a Radius. XVII. A diameter of a circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XVIII. A femicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off... ## Elements of Geometry;: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

Euclid, John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1804 - 440 pages
...XII. And this point is palled the centre of the circle. XIII. A diameter of a circle is a ftraight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XIV, A femicircle is the figure cpntained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off by... ## Elements of Geometry: Containing the First Six Books of Euclid, with a ...

John Playfair - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 311 pages
...circumference are equal to one another. XII. And this point is called the centre of the circle. XHL A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. XIV. A semicircle is the figure contained by a diameter and the part of the circumference cut off by... ## The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh ...

Euclid, Robert Simson - Euclid's Elements - 1806 - 518 pages
...equal to one another:. XVI. And this point is called the centre of the circle. XVH. A diameter of • circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. , XVIII. A semicircle is the, figure contained by a .diameter and the part of the circumference cut... ## Geographical Delineations: Or, A Compendious View of the Natural and ...

John Aikin - Geography - 1807 - 416 pages
...circumference, which is every where equally distant from a point within the figure called the centre. 2. A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through...centre and terminated both ways by the circumference. 3. An arc of a circle is any part of the circumference. 4. The circumference of every circle is supposed... ## An Essay on the Teeth of Wheels: Comprehending Principles, and Their ...

Robertson Buchanan - Gearing - 1808 - 164 pages
...radii, is used, when more than one such line is spoken of. 0 5. The diameter of a circle, is a right line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference. 6. The arc of a circle is any part of its circumference. 113 7. A chord of an arc, is a right line... 