## Elements of Natural Philosophy |

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We may also speak of the

fixed one , as the rate of increase of the angle contained by them ; but unless

their line of intersection remain fixed , or at all events parallel to itself , a

somewhat ...

We may also speak of the

**angular**velocity of a moving plane with respect to afixed one , as the rate of increase of the angle contained by them ; but unless

their line of intersection remain fixed , or at all events parallel to itself , a

somewhat ...

Page 17

When a point moves . uniformly , in a straight line its

diminishes as it recedes from the point about which the angles are measured ,

and it may easily be shown that at varies inversely , as the square of the distance

...

When a point moves . uniformly , in a straight line its

**angular**velocity evidentlydiminishes as it recedes from the point about which the angles are measured ,

and it may easily be shown that at varies inversely , as the square of the distance

...

Page 20

Õ A or QA ' in the figure An arc of the circle referred to , or any convenient

reckoning of it , measured from any fixed point to the uniformly moving point Q , is

the Argument of the harmonic motion . [ The distance of a point , performing a ...

Õ A or QA ' in the figure An arc of the circle referred to , or any convenient

**angular**reckoning of it , measured from any fixed point to the uniformly moving point Q , is

the Argument of the harmonic motion . [ The distance of a point , performing a ...

Page 21

The motion of the treadle in a spinning - whed approximates to the same

condition when the wheel moves uniformly ; the approximation being the closer ,

the smaller is the

also ...

The motion of the treadle in a spinning - whed approximates to the same

condition when the wheel moves uniformly ; the approximation being the closer ,

the smaller is the

**angular**motion of the treadle and of the connecting string . It isalso ...

Page 22

... lines Q's , ce , on CR . Hence CR - CP + CP ; and therefore the point R

executes the resultant of the motions ľ and P. But Cs , the diagonal of the

parallelogram , is constant ( since the

PRELIMINAR Y.

... lines Q's , ce , on CR . Hence CR - CP + CP ; and therefore the point R

executes the resultant of the motions ľ and P. But Cs , the diagonal of the

parallelogram , is constant ( since the

**angular**velocities of CQ and CQ are 22PRELIMINAR Y.

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