| George Adams - Geometry - 1813 - 648 pages
...work. OF TIMBER MEASURE. PROBLEM 1. Tofnd the area, or superficial content in feet in a board or plank. **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** content required. Note. If the board is tapering, add the breadth of the two ends together, and take... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1815 - 250 pages
...rods, and 676-4-160=4"i 36r. the Answer. ART. 2. To measure a parallelogram, or long square. RULE. **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** area, or superficial content. EXAMPLE8. 1. A certain garden, in form of a long square, is 96ft. ;ong,... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1818 - 246 pages
...rods, and 676-4-160=-4o. 36r. the Jlnswer. ART. 2. To measure a Parallelogram, or long square. RULE. **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** area or superficial content. EXAMPLES. 1. A certain garden, in form of along square, is 96 ft, long,... | |
| Matthew Iley - 1820 - 512 pages
...have for the area 11924-6 on A, against 109-2 on B. PROBLEM II. To find the Area of a Rectangle. RULE. **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** area. Let ABCD be a rectangle whereof the length is G3 inches, and the breadth 42 inches ; the area... | |
| Beriah Stevens - Arithmetic - 1822 - 436 pages
...angles, the opposiles whereof are equal ; to find tbe superficial content thereof this is the rule : — **Multiply 'the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** superficial content or area. EXAMPLE. Let ABCD represent a parallelogram, whose length is 18, and breadth... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1822 - 536 pages
...from the breadth, will point out the answer. ART. 2. To measure a Parallelogram or long Square. RULE. **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** area, or superficial content.* Let ABCD represent a parallelogram, whose A length is 5 feet, and breadth,... | |
| Anthony Nesbit - Surveying - 1824 - 476 pages
...SECTION III. TIMBER MEASURE. PROBLEM J. To find the superficial content of a board or plank. RULE. **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** superficial content. .Vow. If the board taper, add the breadths of the two ends together- and half... | |
| Nicolas Pike, Dudley Leavitt - Arithmetic - 1826 - 214 pages
...find the superficial contents of boards, fyc. where length and breadth only are considered. RULE. — **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** superficial content. NOTE. — If the board or plank is tapering, add the width of both ends together,... | |
| Nicolas Pike, Dudley Leavitt - Arithmetic - 1826 - 222 pages
...superficial contents of boards, Sfc where length and jbreadlh only are considered. i! i 1.'• — **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** tuperficial content. NOTK. — If the hoard or plank i* tapering, add (he width of liotlv end* together,... | |
| Daniel Parker - Arithmetic - 1828 - 358 pages
...which is 30 rods squaw? Ans. 900. ARTICLE II. To measure a parallelogram, or long square. Rule. — **Multiply the length by the breadth, and the product will be the** area. Examples. 1. A hall, in the form of a parallelogram, is 80 feet long and 60 wide j how many square... | |
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