Practical Plane and Solid Geometry for Advanced Students
by J. Harrison, G.A. Baxandall
Publisher: Macmillan 1899
Number of pages: 584
This book is written for Science students. The necessity of accurate draughtsmanship is insisted on throughout. We describe how the drawing instruments may be set and their efficiency maintained. And the numerical answers appended to many of the examples should help to prevent any relapse into slovenly and inaccurate work on the part of those students who are apt to become lax.
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by W. H. Besant - George Bell and Sons
In the present Treatise the Conic Sections are defined with reference to a focus and directrix, and I have endeavoured to place before the student the most important properties of those curves, deduced, as closely as possible, from the definition.
by George Whitehead Hearn - Project Gutenberg
Researches on curves of the second order are given in this book, also on cones and spherical conics treated analytically, in which the tangencies of Apollonius are investigated, and general geometrical constructions deduced from analysis.
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Contents: Theorems of Menelaus and Ceva; The Nine-Point Circle; Simpson's Line; Areas op Rectangles; Radical Axis; Medial Section; Miscellaneous Theorems; Similar and Similarly Situated Polygons; Harmonic Ranges and Pencils; etc.
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