## Elements of Natural Philosophy |

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... cord , or fine

be found among natural or artificial productions , a perfectly flexible and

inextensible line . The elementary kinematics of this subject require no

investigation .

... cord , or fine

**wire**, or a fine fibre , filament , or hair , may suggest , what is not tobe found among natural or artificial productions , a perfectly flexible and

inextensible line . The elementary kinematics of this subject require no

investigation .

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light , heat , etc . , are propagated . 71 . The Amplitude of a simple harmonic

motion is the range on one side or the other of the middle point of the course , i . e

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**wire**; whence their name ; and of the various media in which waves of sound ,light , heat , etc . , are propagated . 71 . The Amplitude of a simple harmonic

motion is the range on one side or the other of the middle point of the course , i . e

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generality intractable without it , is to give but a feeble idea of its importance .

Unfortunately , it is impossible to give a satisfactory proof of it without introducing

some ...

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**wire**, and the conduction of heat by the earth ' s crust , as subjects in theirgenerality intractable without it , is to give but a feeble idea of its importance .

Unfortunately , it is impossible to give a satisfactory proof of it without introducing

some ...

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Thus to determine the resistance of a

through it , we may measure the whole strength of current produced in it by

electromotive force between its ends when the amount of this electromotive force

is ...

Thus to determine the resistance of a

**wire**against the conduction of electricitythrough it , we may measure the whole strength of current produced in it by

electromotive force between its ends when the amount of this electromotive force

is ...

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The nut carries with it either a tracing point ( as in the dividing engine ) or a

thread , or half the object - glass of a telescope ( as in micro meters ) , the thread

or

The nut carries with it either a tracing point ( as in the dividing engine ) or a

**wire**,thread , or half the object - glass of a telescope ( as in micro meters ) , the thread

or

**wire**, or the play of the tracing - point , being at right angles to the axis of the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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acceleration according acting action amount angle angular applied attraction axes axis body called centre centre of inertia circle component condition consider constant corresponding couple course curvature curve denote density described determined direction displacement distance divided effect elastic elements energy equal equations equilibrium expression figure fixed fluid force friction give given gravity harmonic Hence important increase infinitely small instant interval kinetic length less mass matter mean measured method motion moving natural normal observation opposite parallel particle passing path period perpendicular plane portion position potential practical pressure principle produce projection proportional quantity radius reference relative remain remarkable resistance respectively rest resultant right angles rigid rotation round sides simple solid space spherical square straight strain stress suppose surface theory turned uniform unit velocity vertical weight whole wire