| Benjamin Donne - 1796
...proportion which angles bear to each other, fuppofe the circumference of every circle to be divided **into 360 equal parts, called Degrees ; each degree...equal parts, called minutes ; each minute into 60** equal parts named feconds, &c. Ar. B. Sometimes the circumference of a circle is called a circle; as... | |
| William Taylor (teacher of the mathematics.) - 1800 - 519 pagina’s
...femi-eircle • half the diameter is called the Radius. 8. The circumference of every circle is divided **into 360 equal parts called Degrees ; each degree into 60 equal parts, called Minutes** ; and each minute into 60 equal parts, called Seconds, &c. Any part of the the circumference is called... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1806 - 419 pagina’s
...between its two legs, and having the angular point for its centre. Every circle is supposed to be divided **into 360 equal parts, called degrees ; each degree...equal parts, called minutes ; each minute into 60** equal parts, called seconds ; &c. So that a semicircle, or half the circumference, contains 1 80 degrees... | |
| 1808 - 272 pagina’s
...Ecliptic. This circle we suppose to be divided into 12 equal parts, called Signs ; each sign . into 30 **equal parts, called Degrees ; each degree into 60 equal parts called Minutes** ; and every minute into 60 equal parts, called Seconds; so that a second is the 60th part of a minute... | |
| James Ferguson - 1809 - 533 pagina’s
...ecliptic. tic. This circle we suppose to be divided into 12 equal parts, called signs ; each sign into 30 **equal parts, called degrees; each degree into 60 equal parts, called minutes;** and each minute into 60 into 60 equal parts, called seconds : so that a second Plate I. is the 60th... | |
| Thomas Keith - 1810 - 420 pagina’s
...DE is the measure of the angle ABC. (H) The circumference of every circle is supposed to be divided **into 360 equal parts called degrees, each degree into...60 equal parts called minutes, each minute into 60** equal parts called seconds. The angles are measured by the number of "egrees cut from the circle by... | |
| Thomas Keith - 1811 - 346 pagina’s
...was 13° 14' 43" and its declination 80° "15' 44" north. $ Every circle is supposed to be divided **into 360 equal parts, called degrees ; each degree...60 equal parts called minutes ; each minute into 60** equal parts called seconds, &c. ; a degree is, therefore, only a relative idea, and not an absolute... | |
| Francis Nichols - 1811 - 128 pagina’s
...circle, subtending the same angle ABC. 5. COR. 4. Hence, if a circle of any radius whatever be divided **into 360 equal parts, called degrees, each degree...into 60 equal parts, called minutes; each minute into** 6O equal parts, called seconds, &c., the number of degrees, minutes, and seconds, intercepted by two... | |
| John Gummere - 1814 - 346 pagina’s
...angles, are given, the others are determined. 2. The periphery of every circle is supposed to be divided **into 360 equal parts, called degrees ; each degree into 60 equal parts, called minutes** ; and each minnte into 60 equal parts, called seconds, &c. 3. The measure of an angle is the arc of... | |
| John Dougall - 1815 - 476 pagina’s
...or shortrv, the co-sine of the ar<j В S. The circumference of the globe of the earth being divided **into 360 equal parts called degrees, each degree into 60 equal parts called** nantītes, each minute into OU equal part« called seconds, each second into (Hi equal parts called... | |
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