| Thomas Keith - 1817 - 306 pages
...are contained therein? ' , Ant. 92'348l6 feet. PROBLEM IX. To fold the Solidity of a Wedge. ROLE*'. **To twice the length of the base, add the length of the edge; multiply the sum by the breadth** * Dtmmttrattm. Let AB CD x F represent a wedge : now, when the length of the edge c D is equal to the... | |
| William Hawney - 1820 - 336 pages
...angled parallelogram for its base, and two of its sides meeting in an edge. To find the Solidity. RULE. **To twice the length of the base add the length of...edge, multiply the sum by the breadth of the base, and** that product by the perpendicular height of the wedge ; and one-sixth of the last product will be the... | |
| Anthony Nesbit - 1824 - 476 pages
...that name until the fifteenth century. PROBLEM IX. Tojind the solidity of a cuneus or wedge. RULE. **To twice the length of the base, add the length of...edge, multiply the sum by the breadth of the base, and** this product by the perpendicular height of the wedge ; and £ of the last product will be the solidity.... | |
| Ireland commissioners of nat. educ - 1834 - 370 pages
...perpendicular to the plane AC, the wedge is of the common kind ; CG is its edge, and ARBO its back. RULE II. **To twice the length of the base, add the length of...edge, multiply the sum by the breadth of the base, and** the product by the height of the wedge, and -| of the last product will be the solidity ; that is,... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - 1836 - 394 pages
...perpendicular distance between its bases. , PROBLEM VII. To find the solidity of a wedge. RULE. — **To twice the length of the base add the length of the edge. Multiply** this sum by the breadth of the base, and then by the altitude of the wedge, and take one-sixth of the... | |
| Commissioners of National Education in Ireland - 1837 - 290 pages
...perpendicular to the plane AC, the wedge is of the common kind ; CG is its edge, and ARBO to beck. RULE II. **To twice the length of the base, add the length of...edge, multiply the sum by the breadth of the base, and** the product by the height of the wedge, and ^ of the last product will be the solidity, that is, (2... | |
| Thomas Holliday - 1838 - 404 pages
...breadth of the base, perpendicular height, and the length of the edge, for the solidity. Rule.—To **twice the length of the base, add the length of the...edge, multiply the sum by the breadth of the base, and** this product by the perpendicular height of the wedge, and onesixth of the last product will be the... | |
| 1847 - 190 pages
...depth = 95-8l88 cubic feet, and X 6-232 = 597-1427 gallonsTo Jind the solid contents of a wedgeRule — **To twice the length of the base add the length of...and by the perpendicular height from the base, and** one sixth of the product is the solid contentsApplication of the RuleRequired the solidity of a wedge,... | |
| James Robinson (of Boston.) - 1847 - 304 pages
...we live, supposing the diameter to be 7912 miles? Al't. 987". To FIND THE SOLIDITY OF A WEDGE. RULE. **To twice the length of the base add the length of...edge; multiply the sum by the breadth of the base, and** the product by one sixth of the perpendicular from the edge upon the base ; this product will be the... | |
| Thomas Tate (mathematical master.) - 1848 - 284 pages
...whole surface. Ans. 1061 c.ft. and 643-2 sq.ft. 21. PROBLEM. To find the solidity of a wedge. EULE. **To twice the length of the base, add the length of the edge, multiply** this sum by the product of the breadth of the base and the height of the wedge, and ^ of the last product... | |
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