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" that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force whose direction is that of the line joining the two, and whose magnitude is directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of their distances... "
Elements of Natural Philosophy - Page 161
by William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - 1873 - 279 pages
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American Practical Navigator, Volume 1

Nautical astronomy - 1977
...solar system only : Every particle of matter attracts every other particle with a force that varies directly as the product of their masses and inversely as the square of the distance between them. From these fundamental laws of motion and gravitation, Newton derived Kepler's...
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Mechanics' Magazine, Volume 62

Technology - 1855
...have all to do with the matter, and we say the bodies themselves exert a mutual attraction, varying directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of the distance between their centres of gravity. This is, as we view it, the argument for the Jaw of...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 62

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1855
...bodies 294 PBOFZSSOR FABADAY ON XAGNETIO PHILOSOPHY, ETC. themselves exert a mutual attraction, varying directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of the distance between their centres of gravity. This is, as we view it, the argument for the law of...
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The Mechanics' Magazine, Volume 62

Industrial arts - 1855
...294 PROFESSOR FABADAY OH MAGNETIC PHILOSOPHY, ETC. themselves exert a mutual attraction, \ .iry in;; directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of the distance between their centres of gravity. This is, as we view it, the argument for the law of...
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Introductory Course of Natural Philosophy for the Use of Schools and Academies

Adolphe Ganot - Physics - 1865 - 504 pages
...may be expressed as follows : Any two bodies exert upon each other a mutual attraction, which varies directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of their distance apart. Effect of Gravitation on the Planets. 35. It is by the influence of gravitation that the planets...
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Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Volume 1

William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - Calculators - 1867 - 727 pages
...Division of this Treatise, may be attraction thus enunciated. Every particle of matter in the unircrse attracts every other particle with a force, whose...when the acting bodies are not in actual contact. 459. For the special applications of Statical principles to SP<*'╗I źnit which we proceed, it will...
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Geometrical Optics: Adapted to the Use of the Higher Classes in Schools, Etc

Osmund Airy - Geometrical optics - 1870 - 130 pages
...Fig. 104, when two bodies in space are considered, since in such cases the attractive force varies directly as the product of their masses and inversely as the square of the distance between them. The same attraction holds between two opposite " poles of magnets or between...
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INTRODUCTORY COURSE OF NATURAL PHILOSOPHY FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS AND ...

WILLIAM G. PECK - 1871
...may bo expressed m follows : Any two bodies exert upon each other a mutual attraction, which -varies directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of their distance apart. Bflfect of Gravitation pn tho Planet*. !*5, It is by tho influence of gravitation that the planets...
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The Analyst, Volumes 3-4

Electronic journals - 1876
...all other points of all particles, the number of these equal forces applied between two particles, is directly as the product of their masses and inversely as the square of the distance between them, as a necessary consequence of their situation. KJ Adcock." We embrace this...
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the theistic conception of the world

b. f. cocker - 1875
...millions of miles off, in preference to moving in any other direction, the answer given is that, " Every particle of matter in the universe attracts...as the square of their distance from each other." This force of attraction is the universal bond which holds the universe together, and sustains its...
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