Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 31 - 40 of 176 on that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with....
" 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... "
History of Astronomy - Page 67
by George Forbes - 1909 - 200 pages
Full view - About this book

Royal United Service Institution Journal, Volume 6

Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies - Military art and science - 1863
...subject to one source of great uncertainty. Newton laid down the law of universal gravitation, " That every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force directly proportionate to the mass of the attracting particle, and inversely to the square of the distance...
Full view - About this book

The Intellectual Observer, Volume 3

Science - 1863
...producing a ring or belt of matter thirteen miles high at the equator. Now as, according to the law of gravitation, every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter, wherever situate, with a force directly proportioned to their mass, and varying inversely...
Full view - About this book

A Treatise on the Construction of Maps: Commending an Inquiry Into the ...

William Hughes - 1864 - 160 pages
...exert give rise to all the celestial phenomena. Universal Gravitation is, then, the principle that " every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force which is inversely poportional to the square of the distance between them" or, in other words, with...
Full view - About this book

Saturn and its system. To which are appended notes on Chaldĉan astronomy ...

1865
...the last to rush from particular phenomena to general theories— in the grand cosmical 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...
Full view - About this book

Saturn and Its System: Containing Discussions of the Motions (real and ...

Richard Anthony Proctor - Astronomy - 1865 - 252 pages
...Newton—the last to rush from particular phenomena to general theories—in the grand cosmical 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...
Full view - About this book

The World Before the Deluge

Louis Figuier - Geology, Stratigraphic - 1867 - 439 pages
...which render it prohable that it is derivative. The law of gravitation enunciated by Newton is, that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force which diminishes as the square of the distance increases. Under this law a stone falls to the ground...
Full view - About this book

The Southern Review, Volume 7

Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Sophia M'Ilvaine Bledsoe Herrick - Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) - 1870
...identical with the law itself, and not something different from it. Thus, for example, the fact that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a certain force, is the law of gravity. The observance is the law, and the law is the observance. There...
Full view - About this book

The National Quarterly Review, Volume 15

Edward Isidore Sears, David Allyn Gorton, Charles H. Woodman - Periodicals - 1867
...inequalities, and observations were needed to give their true magnitude. According to Newton's law of gravitation, every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle proportionately to its mass; but the fixed stars are so remote that, to our ineasuremnt, they influence...
Full view - About this book

The Cambridge Course of Elementary Physics: Astronomy. Part third, Part 3

William James Rolfe, Joseph Anthony Gillet - Astronomy - 1868 - 308 pages
...without making this supposition. SUMMARY. • Every particle of matter in our solar system acts upon every other particle with a force varying inversely as the square of their distance from one another. This supposition is necessary to explain the tides (204), the spheroidal...
Full view - About this book

The Boy's Playbook of Science: Including the Various Manipulations and ...

John Henry Pepper - Science - 1869 - 440 pages
...attraction, which, of course, could be no other than that indicated by Newton as the attraction of gravitation. " Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter with a force or power directly proportional to the quantity oj matter in each,, and decreasing...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF