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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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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 42

1857
...velocity of projection, and that the magnitude and form of the orbit is calculable. He who announced that every particle of matter in the universe attracts...particle, with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance, and directly as the mass, ivas not ignorant of, or indifferent to, the mutual attraction...
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Senate Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Public Documents and ..., Volume 11

United States. Congress. Senate - United States - 1858
...alluded, may be expressed as follows : LAWS OF FORCE. 1. Every particle of matter, at a sensible distance, attracts every other particle with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance. In electricity and magnetism, repulsion is also exhibited, acting in accordance with...
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Annual Report of the Commissioner of Patents

United States. Patent Office - Agriculture - 1858
...may be expressed as follows '. LAWS OF FORCE. 1. Every particle of matter, at a sensible distance, attracts every other particle with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance. In electricity and magnetism, repulsion is also exhibited, acting in accordance with...
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The Churchman's companion

1859
...which counteracts the centrifugal force of bodies in motion. Stated abstractedly, that law is this : " Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle, with a force di;ly proportioned to the mass of the attracting particle, .- inversely to the square of the distance...
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Popular Astronomy: A Concise Elementary Treatise on the Sun, Planets ...

Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - Astronomy - 1860 - 376 pages
...these worlds, by the fact that it is subjected to the influence of all the others. As under the great law of universal gravitation every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle of matter with a force which varies inversely as the square of the distance and directly as the mass,...
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The Organon of Scripture, Or, The Inductive Method of Biblical Interpretation

James Sanford Lamar - Bible - 1860 - 324 pages
...terrestrial gravitation, previously established, he arrived at a still more general conclusion, namely, that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force proportional to the product of their masses directly, and the square of their mutual distance inversely,...
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Advanced reading book, literary and scientific

Advanced reading book - Readers - 1860 - 428 pages
...mechanical forces. 1. Universal gravitation. — The principle known as universal gravitation is this, that every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force which varies inversely as the square of the distance, ie, when the distance is doubled, the force is...
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Catechism of geography, for junior pupils

John Lockhart (of Kirkcaldy.) - 1862
...bodies are attracted towards its centre. By that universal attraction (of gravitation) by which ? " 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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On Matter and Ether, Or, The Secret Laws of Physical Change

Thomas Rawson Birks - Ether - 1862 - 216 pages
...the known phenomena of physical change. CHAPTER I. ON MATTER AND ETHER. 1. EVERY particle of matter attracts every other particle, with a force varying inversely as the square of the distance between them. This is the great discovery of Newton, which must form the natural starting...
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Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1863
...views, and a generalisation to be afterwards mentioned, Newton is understood to have at first rested his law of universal gravitation : ' Every particle of...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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