# A Complete System of Mensuration of Superfices and Solids, of All Regular Figures: Calculated for the Use of Schools, Academies, and Private Learners

M'Elrath, Bangs & Company, 1833 - 159 páginas

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### Contenido

 SECTION 7 Of Parallelograms 10 Of the Rhombus 16 Of Equilateral Triangles 22 Of the Trapezium 28 Of the Division of Triangles 34 Of the Sector 41 SECTION III 48
 SECTION 72 Of Surfaces and Solids 84 Mensuration of Solids 94 Mensuration of Regular Bodies 104 SECTION XI 114 Of the Ullage of Casks 122 Of Pavers Work 128 SECTION XVI 137

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Página 76 - Take the length of the keel within board (so much as she treads on the ground) and the breadth within board by the midship beam, from plank to plank, and half the breadth for the depth, then multiply the length by the breadth, and that product by the depth, and divide the whole by 94; the quotient will give the true contents of the tonnage.
Página 38 - A diameter of a circle is a straight line drawn through the centre, and terminated both ways by the circumference.
Página 53 - X 40) : 60 : 200 : 150 = the conjugate axis. 4. To find the transverse axis. Take the square root of the difference of the squares of the ordinate and half conjugate, and add to this the half conjugate if the lesser absciss is used, but subtract the half conjugate if the greater absciss is used.
Página 126 - Square Measure 144 square inches = 1 square foot 9 square feet = 1 square yard...
Página 123 - Add into one sum 39 times the square of the bung diameter, 25 times the square of the head diameter, and 26 times the product of the...
Página 54 - Multiply the square root of half the sum of the squares of the two axes by *, and the product will be nearly = the circumference. Ex. Taking the same example as before, we hare /24' + IT \/ = — X 3,14159 = 66,6433= the circumference nearly.