By comparing the number of grains in the Avoirdupois and Troy pound and ounce respectively, it appears that the Troy pound is less than the Avoirdupois, in the proportion of 14 to 17 nearly; but the Troy ounce is greater than the Avoirdupois, in tilt1... Mathematics for Practical Men - Página 18por Olinthus Gregory - 1833 - 427 páginasVista completa - Acerca de este libro
| Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - 1833
...last . . ... — 39 0 0 structed in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downwards to one hundredth **of a grain. By comparing the number of grains in the...is less than the avoirdupois, in the proportion of** fourteen to seventeen nearly ; but the troy ounce is greater than the avoirdupois, in the proportion... | |
| FRANCIS LIEBER - 1833
.... ... — 39 0 0 Ill etiucted in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downwards to one hundredth **of a grain. By comparing the number of grains in the...is less than the avoirdupois, in the proportion of** fourteen to seventeen nearly ; but the troy ounce is greater than the avoirdupois, in the proportion... | |
| Olinthus Gregory - 1834 - 427 páginas
...used ; and sets of weights are constructed in decimal progression, from 10,OOO grains downwards to T|5 **of a grain. By comparing the number of grains in the...to 17 nearly ; but the Troy ounce is greater than** ¿lie Avoirdupois, in the proportion of 79 to 72 nearly. The Troy pound is equal to the weight of 22-815... | |
| Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth - 1835
...1 last — 39 0 0 . structed in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downwards to one hundredth **of a grain. By comparing the number of grains in the...and troy pound and ounce respectively, it appears** thai the troy pound is less than the avoirdupois, in the proportion of fourteen to seventeen nearly... | |
| 1841
...sets of weights are constructed in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downwards to one hundredth **of a grain. By comparing the number of grains in the avoirdupois and troy pound and** ouuce respectively, it appears that the troy pound is less than the avoirdupois, in the proportion... | |
| James Laurie - 1842 - 1063 páginas
...formerly subdivided into 7680 avoirdupois grains, 10 of which made a scruple, 30 a dram, and 480 an ounce. **The troy pound is less than the avoirdupois in the proportion of** 144 to 175, or of 14 to 17 nearly . bat the troy ounce is greater than the avoirdupois in the proportion... | |
| System - 1842
...subdivided into 76вО avoirdupois grains, 10 of which made a scruple, 30 a dram, and 480 an ounce. **The troy pound is less than the avoirdupois in the proportion of** 144 to 175, or of 14 to 17 nearly ; but the troy ounce is greater than the avoirdupois in the proportion... | |
| Alfred Henry Forrester - 1843
...to waste; as Grocery and Chandlery wares, Provisions in general, and all Metals but silver and gold. **By comparing the number of grains in the Avoirdupois...greater than the Avoirdupois, in the proportion of 79 to** /2 nearly. 1 Ib. Avoirdupois = 14 oz. 11 dwt. 15j gr. Troy. 1 oz. „ „ = 0 18 5J „ Idr. „„=08... | |
| William Waterston - 1843
...penny wgt. Г5Л5 ¿(i penny weights = 1 ounce. 31-100 12 ounces, or 57GO grains = 1 pound. 373*202 **The troy pound Is less than the avoirdupois In the...proportion of 14 to 17 nearly ; but the troy ounce** u greater than the avoirdupois in the proportion of 79 to 72 nearly. The mode of expressing the fineness... | |
| James Wharton - 1847
...used ; and sets of weights are constructed in decimal progression from 10,000 grains downwards to TJ^ **of a grain. By comparing the number of grains in the...the Troy ounce is greater than the Avoirdupois, in** proportion of 79 to 72 nearly. oz. dwts. grs. 1 Ib. Avoirdupois = 14 11 15^ Troy. 1 oz. = 0 18 5^ 1... | |
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