# A Velocity of Being

*An expansive collection of love letters to books, libraries, and reading, from a wonderfully eclectic array of thinkers and creators.*

**Author**: Maria Popova

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**Category:** JUVENILE NONFICTION

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# The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia

*Thus a galetion of the various zones , which is necessary to mark having a *

velocity of 60 miles an hour , would press with precision their geographical

position . against any obstacle opposed to it with more than double In the concise

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# The Edinburgh Encyclopedia

*Thus a galetion of the various zones , which is necessary to mark having a *

velocity of 60 miles an hour , would press with precision their geographical

position . against any obstacle opposed to it with more than double In the concise

view ...

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# The Edinburgh Encyclop dia Conducted by David Brewster with the Assistance of Gentlemen Eminent in Science and Literature

*Thus a gale having a velocity of 60 miles an hour, would press against any *

obstacle opposed to it with more than double the force of one which has only a

velocity of forty miles an hour. When the direction of the wind is oblique to the

surface ...

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# The Compass

*ate cases . crease . square of the diameter of the pipe in inches , the error being *

under 2 per cent . in excess . Both these calculations are easily performed

mentally . For a velocity of 1 foot per second less than 3 feet per second , the

head must ...

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# Scientific American

*400 the clearest proof that , as far as concerning wheel move with a velocity less *

than that of | The Discovery of the ... by the velocity of water . in the presence of

the learned men of Constan . the wheel — the power being the velocity of the ...

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# Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

*To do this I shall take the ball of the old 32 - pounder under a velocity of 1 , 600 *

feet a second , this being a mass and velocity with which all artillerists are familiar

, being that produced by eight pounds of powder , the full charge of this gun ; and

...

**Author**: American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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# Elementary Lessons in Electricity Magnetism

*given as LT - 1 , which are the same dimensions ( see Art . 258 ) as those of a *

velocity . Every resistance is capable of being expressed as a velocity . The

following considerations may assist the student in forming a physical conception

of this ...

**Author**: Silvanus Phillips Thompson

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# Nature

*41 ) was the slit , R the rotating mirror in the principal focus velocity of light is *

infinite , then it is perfectly clear that an ... and he gave a plane one , and the lens

one of great focal length , for a reason the velocity as being 190,000 miles per ...

**Author**: Sir Norman Lockyer

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# Physical Arithmetic

**A** train of 200 tons starting from rest acquires **a velocity** of 40 miles **an** hour in 3

minutes on **a** horizontal railroad . What is **the** excess of **the** moving above **the**

retarding forces , each **being** assumed uniform ? 12 . What is **the** amount of

kinetic ...

**Author**: Alexander Macfarlane

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# The Cyclop dia Or Universal Dictionary of Arts Sciences and Literature

**The** air **being a** fluid, **the** general laws of **the** resistance of fluids obtain in it,

except that **the** different degrees of density, ... In **the** first case, it impinged against

**the** pendulum **with a velocity** of 1670 feet in 17; in **the** second case, **with a**

**velocity** of ...

**Author**: Abraham Rees

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# The Cyclopaedia Or Universal Dictionary of Arts Sciences and Literature

*... is retarded by whence , in a velocity of 1065 feet in 1 " . ( the medium of 1180 *

the opposition of the air or atmosphere . See GUNNERY . and 950 ) , the refifting

power of the air is augmented in no The air being a fluid , the general laws of the

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**Author**: Abraham Rees

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# Journal of the American Society of Naval Engineers Inc

*of water and steam much more dense and having double the velocity of the Auid *

in the boiler with tubes in multiple arc , while half way up the nest of tubes , where

the heat is not so intense , the mixture would have a mean density equal to that ...

**Author**: American Society of Naval Engineers

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# Deep Seismic Sounding of the Earth s Crust and Upper Mantle

*New data give evidence on an increase in velocity in the continental crust from *

about 6.0 km/sec at the surface to 7.2-7.6 km/sec at the base of the crust, with the

layer having a velocity of 6.0 km/sec being thickest. The layer with a velocity of

6.0 ...

**Author**: Irina P. Kosminskaya

**Publisher:** Springer Science & Business Media

**ISBN:** 1468478672

**Category:** Science

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# Naval Institute Proceedings

**The velocity** usually given **a** shell fired for testing **the** resistance of **the** plates **with**

reference to cracks was very low , for **an** 8 - inch plate , for instance , fired at by **an**

8 - inch gun , **being** 1290 feet per second . What is commonly known as **the** ...

**Author**: United States Naval Institute

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# A Course of Mathematics in Two Volumes for the Use of Academies as Well as Private Tuition

*But 2 x 13600 x = 7555 oz . is the whole pressure of the atmosphere . Therefore , *

as v • 0056 : 77556 :: 1 : 1162 nearly , which is the velocity sought . Being almost

equal to the velocity with which air rushes into a vacuum . 8. Hence may be ...

**Author**: Charles Hutton

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# Encyclop dia Britannica

*It was shown by relatively to which the motion of A is given , -the motion of Young *

that , to do this with the least total number of teeth , the piece B relatively to the

frame C being also given . the velocity ratio of each elementary combination ...

**Author**: Day Otis Kellogg

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# Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition 1867

*If the train is moving with a velocity of eight and a quarter metres per second, *

which is the assumed maximum, this is sufficient to carry it directly against gravity

to a height expressed by h in the equation Q:2 h = -–3.54 metres. 29 v being the ...

**Author**: Universal Exhibition (1867, Paris)

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# United States Congressional serial set

*If the train is moving with a velocity of eight and a quarter metres per second , *

which is the assumed maximum , this is sufficient to carry it directly against gravity

to a height expressed by h in the equation 2 22 h = - = 3 . 54 metres . v being the

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# Congressional Serial Set

**The** breadth of this canal **being** about 42 times **the** breadth of **the** boat , and its

cross section six times that of **the** boat , **the** latter will move **with a** moderate

**velocity** , as on **an** indefinite expanse of water . ( App . G . ) But **the** undersigned

extend ...

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