| William Whewell - 1832 - 237 páginas
...number of small bodies revolving about a large one, and attracting each other with forces which vary **inversely as the square of the distance. Let M be the mass of the** central body, m, m, m", &c. the masses of the other bodies. The attraction of any one of the bodies,... | |
| American Academy of Arts and Sciences - 1890
...following proposition : — If the force which holds together the particles of a solid body varies **as the product of the masses and inversely as the square of the** distance, then the solid is not homogeneous, and its particles are not distributed uniformly throughout... | |
| American Academy of Arts and Sciences - 1890
...following proposition : — If the force which holds together the particles of a solid body varies **as the product of the masses and inversely as the square of the** distance, then the solid is not homogeneous, and its particles are not distributed uniformly throughout... | |
| Richard Anthony Proctor - 1865 - 252 páginas
...law :—' Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force varying **directly as the product of the masses and inversely as the square of the** distance.' Under this law the satellites sweep round their primaries, these round the sun, the sun... | |
| 1865
...: — ' Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force varying **directly as the product of the masses and inversely as the square of the** distance.' Under this law the satellites sweep round their primaries, these round the sun, the sun... | |
| William Stanley Jevons - 1874 - 480 páginas
...vice versd. ' The density of Mars is (nearly) the same as that of the Earth/ ' The force of gravity is **directly as the product of the masses, and inversely as the square of the** distance,' are propositions concerning magnitude or degree. Logicians have not paid adequate attention... | |
| 1875 - 352 páginas
...ellipses, in which the sun is in one of the foci. 3d. The force of attraction between any two masses is **as the product of the masses and inversely as the square of** their distance apart. 4th. The square of the times of one revolution of the planets are as the cubes... | |
| Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) - 1878
...announced, that "every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force varying **directly as the product of the masses, and inversely as the square of the** distance." Under this law, Mr. Proctor observes, in his able work on " Saturn and its System," " The... | |
| 1883
...law in the proposition that every particle of matter attracts every other particle with a force which **varies directly as the product of the masses and inversely as the square of** their distance. It is no doubt convenient to enunciate the great law in this very simple manner. It... | |
| Éleuthère Élie Nicolas Mascart, Jules François Joubert - 1883
...is to assume that this action, while directed along the right line joining them, and proportional to **the product of the masses, and inversely as the square of the** distance, comprises a term proportional to a power of the relative velocity « of the two masses, and... | |
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