# Centimetres Sentence Examples

The numbers correspond to an amplitude of 10

**centimetres**and a period of two seconds.He was especially successful in making vases and circular dishes of vitro di trina; one of the latter in the Correr collection at Venice, believed to have been made in his glass-house, measures 55

**centimetres**(nearly 23 in.) in diameter.Round disks made of these substances were placed in a closely fitting cylindrical cavity drilled in a block of steel, the cavity having a circular aperture of two or four

**centimetres**below.If the two small conducting spheres are placed with centres at a distance d

**centimetres**, and immersed in an insulator of dielectric constant K, and carry charges of Q and Q' electrostatic units respectively, measured as above described, then the mechanical force between them is equal to QQ'/Kd 2 dynes.Observation of 0 with measurement of the value of 1 and r reckoned in

**centimetres**and W in grammes gives us the potential difference of the balls in absolute C.G.S.If the angle between these is 20, the velocity of the body is w sec 0, where w for water is about 23

**centimetres**per second.The simple "syrup" of the British Pharmacopoeia is prepared by adding 1000 grams (or 5 lb) of refined sugar to 500 cubic

**centimetres**(or two pints) of boiling distilled water, heating until it is dissolved and subsequently adding boiling distilled water until the weight of the whole is 1500 grams (or 71 lb).If lo represents the intensity of the light which enters the surface, I l the intensity after passing through i centimetre, I 2 the intensity after passing through 2

**centimetres**, and so on; then we should expect that whatever fraction of Io is absorbed in the first centimetre, the same fraction of I, will be absorbed in the second.The pure acid (too% H2S04) cannot be prepared by boiling down a weaker acid under any pressure (at least between 3 and 300

**centimetres**of mercury), an acid of the composition H 2 SO 411 1 2 H 2 O or 12S03,13H20 being invariably obtained.The metre and the kilometre, for instance, or the metre and the millimetre, are not directly comparable; but the metre can be conceived as containing too

**centimetres**.AdvertisementFor practical purposes we may treat r 2 as constant, and replace d/dr by d/dh, where h is height in

**centimetres**above the ground.It is a fundamental result in dynamics that, if a body be projected vertically upwards in vacuo, with a velocity of v

**centimetres**per second, it will rise to a height of v 2 /2g**centimetres**, where g represents the numerical value of the acceleration produced by gravity in centimetre-second units.Thus the capacity of a sphere in electrostatic units (E.S.U.) is the same as the number denoting its radius in

**centimetres**.If a mass of M grammes be placed in the earth's field at a place where the acceleration of gravity has a value g

**centimetres**per second, then the mechanical force acting on it and pulling it downwards is Mg dynes.If a body whose mass is m grammes be moving with a velocity of v

**centimetres**per second relative to the earth, the available kinetic energy possessed by the system is Zmv 2 ergs if m be small relative to the earth.AdvertisementIf m, and m 2 are the strengths of two poles, d the distance between them expressed in

**centimetres**, and f the force in dynes, f=ml m2/d2 (I) The force is one of attraction or repulsion, according as the sign of the product m l m 2 is negative or positive.The magnetic field due to a long straight wire in which a current of electricity is flowing is at every point at right angles to the plane passing through it and through the wire; its strength at any point distant r

**centimetres**from the wire is H = 21/r, (2) i being the current in C.G.S.The field strength in the interior of a long uniformly wound coil containing n turns of wire and having a length of 1

**centimetres**is (except near the ends) H = 41rin/l.For simplicity of calculation, the clear length of each rod between the yokes is made 12.56 (=47r)

**centimetres**, while the coil surrounding the standard bar contains 100 turns; hence the magnetizing force due to a current of n amperes will be ion C.G.S.Fraunhofer; the latter ultimately attained considerable success and produced telescope disks up to 28

**centimetres**(II in.) diameter.AdvertisementIn the interior and in all domestic transactions the old Spanish weights and measures are still used - including the Spanish libra of 1.102 lb avoirdupois, the arroba of 25 libras (122 kilogrammes), the quintal of Too libras (50 kilog.), the carga of 250 libras (125 kilogs.), the vara of 80

**centimetres**, and the fanega.