| 1829
...square inch. The effective force then which resists the ascent of the piston, for each square inch, **is the weight of a column of water, whose base is a square** inch and whose height is the difference between thirty-four feet and 34 — A feet ; that is, A feet.... | |
| 1829
...elastic force of the air in BH will then be such as to exert a pressure on every square inch, equal to **the weight of a column of water, whose base is a square** inch, and whose height, expressed in feet, is 34 — Л*. In its ascent, therefore, each square inch... | |
| Denison Olmsted - 1832
...feet high. The effective force then which resists the ascent of the piston, for every square inch, **is the weight of a column of water, whose base is a square** inch, and whose height is the difference between thirty four feet, and 34 —A feet; that is, the effective... | |
| Denison Olmsted - 1835
...feet high. The effective force then which resists the ascent of the piston, for every square inch, **is the weight of a column of water, whose base is a square** inch, and whose height is the difference between thirty four feet, and 34 — h feet ; that is, the... | |
| Dionysius Lardner - 1851
...level of the water to be divided into square inches, each square inch will sustain a pressure equal to **the weight of a column of water whose base is a square** inch, and whose height is equal to the depth of the square inch of the surface in question. The total... | |
| Dionysius Lardner - 1855
...level of the water to be divided into square inches, each square inch will sustain a pressure equal to **the weight of a column of water whose base is a square** inch, and whose height is equal to the depth of the square inch of the surface in question. The total... | |
| Dionysius Lardner - 1865
...level of the water to be divided into square inches, each square inch will sustain a pressure equal to **the weight of a column of water whose base is a square** inch, and whose height is equal to the depth of the square inch of the surface in question. The total... | |
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