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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... "
History of Astronomy - Page 67
by George Forbes - 1909 - 200 pages
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Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania

1871
...produced on the earth by the sun will have their maximum at these two dates. It is a well known law that 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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Fragments of Science for Unscientific People: A Series of Detached Essays ...

John Tyndall - 1871
...this whole pomp of stars might have been evolved. 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. Thus the sun and the earth mutually pull...
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A Fourteen Weeks' Course in Natural Philosophy

Joel Dorman Steele - 1871
...notice another form of the same attraction, which acts between masses at all distances. GRAND LAW OP GRAVITATION.* — Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter with a force directly proportional to its mass, and decreasing as the square of the distance...
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The Elements of Theoretical and Descriptive Astronomy: For the Use of ...

Charles Joyce White - Astronomy - 1872 - 272 pages
...inversely proportional to the squares of their distances from the third body. This, then, is Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation. Every particle of matter...universe attracts every other particle, •with a force directly proportional to the mass of the attracting particle, and inversely proportional to the square...
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Causality, Or, The Philosophy of Law Investigated

George Jamieson - Causation - 1872 - 368 pages
...received, that, as gravity is found directly proportional to the mass of the gravitating bodies, so every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force which is directly proportionate to the mass of the attracting particles, and inversely proportionate...
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On the inductive philosophy, a discourse

Arthur Elley Finch - 1872
...now been so extensively verified, as to be susceptible of the following precise expression — viz. ' 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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Elements of Natural Philosophy, Part 1

William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - Mechanics, Analytic - 1872 - 279 pages
...matter) will be carefully considered in the next Division of this Treatise, may be thus enunciated. 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...
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On the Inductive Philosophy, Including a Parallel Between Lord Bacon and A ...

A. Elley Finch - Philosophy - 1872 - 83 pages
...now been so extensively verified, as to be susceptible of the following precise expression — viz. ' 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 Quarterly Review VOL.133 July & October,1872

The Quarterly Review VOL.133 July & October,1872 - 1872
...The sequence is inevitable. The second instance is the law of gravitation. Every particle of matter attracts every other 'particle, with a force varying inversely as the square of the -distance. This causes the motion of the sun, moon, planets, and stars ; at the same time the attraction...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 133

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - 1872
...The sequence is inevitable. The second instance is the law of gravitation. Every particle of matter attracts every other particle, with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance. This causes the motion of the sun, moon, planets, and stars ; at the same time the attraction...
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