## The Encyclopedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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Now the

the base BC . Produce BC both ways ; through the point A draw FG parallel to BC

, and raise the two perpendiculars BF , CG . Because the rectangle BFGC and ...

Now the

**surface**of the triangle is equal to half the product of the height AD andthe base BC . Produce BC both ways ; through the point A draw FG parallel to BC

, and raise the two perpendiculars BF , CG . Because the rectangle BFGC and ...

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PROJECTION OF

lines projected on vertical and horizontal planes may be applied to plane

plane ...

PROJECTION OF

**SURFACES**. 1134. What has been said in respect of rightlines projected on vertical and horizontal planes may be applied to plane

**surfaces**; thus , from the**surface**ABCD ( fig . 463. ) , parallel to an hori . zontalplane ...

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Required the convex

50 feet and the diameter of its base 8 ) feet . Here , 8.5 * 3.1416 x 50 : 2 = 667.5 ,

the convex

Required the convex

**surface**of a cone or circular pyramid whose slant height is50 feet and the diameter of its base 8 ) feet . Here , 8.5 * 3.1416 x 50 : 2 = 667.5 ,

the convex

**surface**required . 1233. PROBLEM III . To find the**surface**of the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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