## Of Motion: An Elementary Treatise |

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**geometrical**ideas from the mechanical . To the fact that these ideas are not kept separate at the outset I apprehend that the want of clearness in the stu- dent's mind about the real investigation that does take place in any case may be ... Page iv

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**geometrical**manner before applying our- selves to cases of nature . Those who purpose to follow the subject throughout , may perhaps find this treatise useful , and for the higher portions of it may be referred to Sandeman's work . For ... Page v

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**geometrically**; most of the cases of motion considered are brought under the formulę in the first four chapters . I have rather avoided representing the intensity of a force by the product of the ...**geometrical**properties of PREFACE . Page vi

An Elementary Treatise John Robert Lunn. An Appendix is added , containing certain

An Elementary Treatise John Robert Lunn. An Appendix is added , containing certain

**geometrical**properties of the cycloid , which it was necessary to as- sume ; and a number of problems , selected principally from recent Examination ... Page ix

... connected with matter 94. The idea of motion a

... connected with matter 94. The idea of motion a

**geometrical**one • 49 50 ib . · ib . · 51 95. Generalization of the idea of force : method on which a force must be estimated ᎪᎡᎢ . PAGE 96. The science of force is statics CONTENTS . ix.### Other editions - View all

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acceleration produced apse axes axis balls center of force chord circle co-ordinates complete oscillation conic section considered constant acceleration cos² curve cycloid described determine the motion Differential Calculus direction of motion ds dt dt² dx dy earth's elastic ellipse equal equation fixed point focus force acting geometrical horizontal hyperbola idea impact impulse inclined plane initial direction initial position initial velocity initially at rest instant under consideration latus rectum Law of Motion material bodies measure moving point negative NEWTON obtained Octavo orbit origin parabola parallelogram particle path perpendicular point be moving quantity of matter radius vector Second Edition Sermons shew sin² space passed Statics straight line string supposed tangent tion Treatise Trinity College units of space University of Cambridge v'cos v₁ velocity acquired vertex vertical vis viva weight whence ᏧᎾ

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