How to use Trapezium in a sentence

trapezium
  • In shape, the peninsula forms a rough trapezium, with its greatest length from north-west to south-east.

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  • The figures considered in § 22 are particular cases of the trapezium, which is a quadrilateral with two parallel sides.

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  • The most important form of trapezium is that in which one of the two remaining sides of the figure is at right angles to the two parallel sides.

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  • It is, however, more simple to convert it into a single right trapezium.

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  • This formula holds for the general case in which the base is a trapezium; the wedge being thus formed by cutting a triangular prism by any two planes.

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  • Two adjoining faces in the same plane may together make a trapezium.

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  • The trapezium is a particular case.

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  • The trapezette is then a right trapezium, and its area, if m=l, is 2h(uo + ui) or hug.

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  • It's a stellar nursery centered on a bright open cluster called The trapezium.

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  • The demihexagon is an isosceles trapezium (trapezoid in American usage) in which three of the sides have the same length.

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  • This consists of two books, and may be called the foundation of theoretical mechanics, for the previous contributions of Aristotle were comparatively vague and unscientific. In the first book there are fifteen propositions, with seven postulates; and demonstrations are given, much the same as those still employed, of the centres of gravity (I) of any two weights, (2) of any parallelogram, (3) of any triangle, (4) of any trapezium.

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  • The proper statement is that, if a and b are the sides, the area is equal to the area of a rectangle whose sides are a and tb; this being, in fact, a particular case of the proposition that the area of a trapezium is equal to the area of a rectangle whose sides are its breadth and the arithmetic mean of the lengths of the two parallel sides.

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  • It 's a stellar nursery centered on a bright open cluster called The Trapezium.

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  • Trapezium Rule This is a useful method of estimating the area under a graph.

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  • There 's also a special guest star appearance by three MM readers who helped with a special trapezium area formula !

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  • She developed arthritis in her trapezium bone in the wrist.

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  • Then MA'B'N is a right trapezium, whose area is equal to that of Cabd; and it is related to the latter in such a way that, if any two lines parallel to AC and BD meet AB, CD, MN, A'B', in E, G, P, E', and F, H, Q, F', respectively, the area of the piece PE'F'Q of the right trapezium 'B.

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  • Hence the areas of the trapezette and of the trapezium will be equal if I - 2=3,0=I/%/3.

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  • The trapezium is also sometimes called a " trapezoid," but it will be convenient to reserve this term for a different figure (§ 24).

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  • The right trapezium so constructed, F ' may be called the equivalent right trapezium.

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  • If, for instance, the graph were a trapezium, the calculation of the area would be equivalent to finding the integral, from x=a to x=b, of an expression of the form px+q.

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  • In E'; the case of a parallelogram, the equivalent right,, trapezium is a rectangle; in the case of a triangle, Al it is a right-angled triangle.

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  • Hence the area of the right trapezium Khjl is greater than the area of the trapezette Kacbl.

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