## The Elements of Mechanics: Comprehending Statics and Dynamics. With a Copious Collection of Mechanical Problems. Intended for the Use of Mathematical Students in Schools and Universities ...Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1834 - 258 pages |

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a₁ acceleration angle angular velocity applied axis axle beam Calc calling catenary centre of gravity centrifugal force circumference co-ordinates components concurring forces consequently consider cord curve determine the centre diagonal differential direction distance dx dy dy dx ellipse equa equations of equilibrium equilibrium expression fixed point forces acting funicular given weight hence horizontal line hyperbola inclined plane inertia intensity length lever mass moment of inertia motion move multiplied obviously opposite oscillation P₁ P₂ parallel forces parallelopiped particle pendulum perpendicular plane of xy point of application points of suspension polygon position pressure PROBLEM projection pulley radius rectangular axes rection represent resistance respect rest resultant rhombus sides space string substituting suppose surface suspended tangent tendency tension theory three forces three rectangular tion triangle velocity W₁ wheel whole

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