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" that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force whose direction is that of the line joining the two, and whose magnitude is directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of their distances... "
Introduction to Astronomy: For the Use of Science Classes and Elementary and ... - Page 54
by John Isaac Plummer - 1873 - 174 pages
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

1874
...by analysing the motions of the planets on mechanical principles, that every particle of ponderable matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance, astronomers have been ftble, in virtue of that one law of...
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A Treatise on Astronomy

John Frederick William Herschel - Astronomy - 1833 - 422 pages
...and provisidwally, his law of universal gravitation, which may be tliijis abstractly stated : — " Every particle of matter in the' universe attracts every other particle, with a force directly proportioned to the mass of the attracting particle, and inversely to the square of the distance...
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Astronomy

sir John Frederick W. Herschel (1st bart.) - 1833
...instance, and provisionally, his law of universal gravitation, which may be thus abstractly stated : — " Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force directly proportioned to the mass of the attracting particle, and inversely to the square of the distance...
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The Mathematical Principles of Mechanical Philosophy: And Their Application ...

John Henry Pratt - Gravitation - 1836 - 616 pages
...highly probable that the particles of the Sun attract the particles of the planets, and vice versa, with a force varying directly as the mass of the attracting particle and inversely as the square of the distance. 260. These consequences to which we have been led by Kepler's Laws are equally satisfied...
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The elements of physics

Thomas Webster - 1837
...surface. For this purpose, he reasoned on his law of universal gravitation, which may be thus stated; ' Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance.' Reasoning on this law, he calculated, from the effect which...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 13

Periodicals - 1839
...from gravitation. The great Newton discovered and established the law of universal gravitation, " that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance :" by which is meant, that if a body be attracted by the earth...
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A sketch of the the life of the rev. John Brown, sometime minister ... in ...

Thomas Lockerby - 1839
...matter that the earth consists of. Gravity is a real power, of whose agency we have daily experience. " Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force directly proportioned to the mass of the attracting particle, and inversely to the square of the distance...
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The Mathematical Principles of Mechanical Philosophy and Their Application ...

John Henry Pratt - Mechanics - 1842 - 620 pages
...highly probable that the particles of the Sun attract the particles of the planets, and vice versa, with a force varying directly as the mass of the attracting particle and inversely as the square of the distance. 260. These consequences to which we have been led by Kepler's Laws are equally satisfied...
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Lessons on the globes

T H. Howe - 1842
...that case, the general law applies in its strict wording." — Sir John Herschefs Astronomy p. 237. " Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force directly proportioned to the mas of the attracting particle, and inversely to the square of the distance...
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The Living Age, Volume 244

1905
...constitution; this being, of course, only a particular case of Newton's law of gravitation, which tells us that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force which depends on their masses and on the distances which separate them; the attraction being proportionately...
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