## Elementary School Mathematics by Grades: Arithmetic, geometry, and algebra. Seventh bookGlobe School Book Company, 1902 - 176 pages |

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**circle**. What is the diameter of the pond ? 24. A peddler sold at a gain of 25 % goods that cost $ 874 . What was his gain in money ? 25. Goods that cost $ 382.50 were sold at a 15. Page 29

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**circle**Draw any**circle**XYZ with any radius CX . From X as a center with the radius CX draw the arc ACB . Draw the chord MN . H is the point of intersection of XC and MN . MH is the length of the side of the inscribed heptagon . Mark on ... Page 31

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**CIRCLE**TRIANGULATED . To bisect a line In geometry by line we mean straight line . To bisect a line is the same as to find the point equally distant between two other points . Open the compasses until the spread is a little greater than ... Page 54

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**circle**, XYZ , draw to the chord XY the radius CA per- pendicular to the chord . CA bisects the chord XY at B and ...**circle**. The angle e is subtended by the same chord , HI , but in the larger segment of the**circle**. Which angle ... Page 55

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**circle**XYZ . Bisect each chord and arc , XM , MN , etc. , with a radius CA , CB , etc. , perpendicular to the chord . At A , B , G , H , I , the middle of the arcs DM , etc. , draw tangents to the circumference . The tangents are ...### Common terms and phrases

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Page 113 - Sphere is a solid bounded by one continued convex surface, every part of which is equally distant from a point within, called the center. The Diameter of a sphere is a straight line passing through the center and terminated by the surface ; as A B.

Page 89 - Which proves that the square of a number composed of tens and units contains, the square of the tens plus twice the product of the tens by the units, plus the square of the units.

Page 99 - The volumes of two spheres are to each other as the cubes of their radii, or as the cubes of their diameters.

Page 107 - To find the area of a circle, multiply the square of the diameter by .7854.

Page 127 - The Present Worth of a debt, payable at a future time without interest, is such a sum as, being put at legal interest, will amount to the given debt when it becomes due.

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Page 96 - The cube of a number composed of tens and units is equal to the cube of the tens, plus three times the square of the tens multiplied by the units, plus three times the tens multiplied by the square of the units, plus the cube of the units.