| Charles Davies, Adrien Marie Legendre - 1854 - 432 páginas
...it was found that, CB = 672 yards, CA = 588 yards, required the distance AB. Ans. 592.967 yards. 3. **Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to ascertain...tower, standing on the top of an inaccessible hill,** there were measured, the angle of elevation of the top of the hill 40°, and of the top of the tower... | |
| War office - 1858 - 12 páginas
...— ti\ , A — bs — c 10. Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to find the height of a tower **on the top of an inaccessible hill, I took the angle of elevation of the** tower 61°, and of the top of the hill 40°, then measuring in a line directly from the tower to the... | |
| Edward Butler (A.M.) - 1862
...the mark from its bottom. 4. Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to know the height of an object **on the top of an inaccessible hill, I took the angle of elevation of the top of the hill, 40°,** aud of the top of the object, 51° ; measuring then in a direct line from it to the distance of 100... | |
| 1869
...feet and 672 feet, and their included angle 55° 40'. Required the distance AB. Ans. 592.967 ft. 5. **Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to ascertain...• the height of a tower, standing on the top of an** inaccessiblehill, there were measured, the angle of elevation of the top of the hill 40°, and of the... | |
| 1870 - 319 páginas
...В = 672 yards С А — 588 yards ACB = 55° 40'; required the distance AB. Ans. 592.067 yards. 3. **Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to ascertain...tower, standing on the top of an inaccessible hill,** there were measured, the angle of elevation of the top of the hill 40°, and of the top of the tower... | |
| Charles Davies - 1872 - 455 páginas
...feet and 672 feet, and their included angle 55° 40'. Required the distance AB. Ans. 592.967 ft. - 5. **Being on a horizontal plane, and .wanting to ascertain...tower, standing on the top of an inaccessible hill,** there were measured, the angle of elevation of the top of the hill 40°, and of the top of the tower... | |
| Henry W. Jeans - 1873
...angle above the ground. Ans. 41-48 feet. [22]. (Fig. 25.) To determine the height of an object, EB, **on the top of an inaccessible hill, I took the angle of elevation,** ACE, of the top of the hill=40°, and also that of the top of the object ACB=51°. Going then 100 yards... | |
| Henry William Jeans - 1873
...angle above the ground. Ans. 41-48 feet. [22]. (Fig. 25.) To determine the height of an object, EB, **on the ' top of an inaccessible hill, I took the angle of elevation,** ACE, of the top of the hill=40°, and also that of the top of the object ACB=51°. Going then 100 yards... | |
| 1874 - 455 páginas
...feet and 672 feet, and their included angle 55° 40'. Requir« ed the distance AB. Ans. 592.967 ft. 5. **Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to ascertain...tower, standing on the top of an inaccessible » hill,** there were measured, the angle of elevation of the top of the hill 40°, and of the top of the tower... | |
| Charles Davies - 1883 - 564 páginas
...CB = 672 yards, CA = 588 yards, = 55° 40' ; Ans. 592.967 yards. FIo. required the distance AB. 3. **Being on a horizontal plane, and wanting to ascertain...tower standing on the top of an inaccessible hill,** there were measured, the angle of elevation of the top of the hill 40°, and of the top of the tower... | |
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