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por Charles Davies - 1830 - 300 páginas
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## The Theory and Practice of Surveying: Containing All the Instructions ...

Robert Gibson - 1833 - 348 páginas
...as a whole number, and then prefixing to its logarithm a negative characteristic, greater by unity than the number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures. 19. To find, in the ta^le, a number answering to a given logarithm. Search, in the column of logarithms,...
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Adrien Marie Legendre - 1836 - 359 páginas
...and then prefixing to the decimal part of its logarithm a negative characteristic, greater by unity than the number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures. Thus, the logarithm of .0412, is 2.614897. PROBLEM. To find from the table, a number answering to a...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## A Table of Logarithms: Of Logarithmic Sines, and a Traverse Table

1836 - 177 páginas
...it as a whole number, and then prefixing to its logarithm a negative characteristic, greater by vmty than the number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures. 19. To ßnd, in the table, a number answering to a given logarithm. ' • Search, in the column of...
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1837 - 249 páginas
...belongs only to the characteristic. If the decimal were 0.006 its logarithm would be the same as before, excepting the characteristic, which would be— 3....always be one greater than the number of ciphers' be tween the decimal point and the first significant figure: Therefore, the logarithm of a decimal...
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Charles Davies - 1839 - 261 páginas
...belongs only to the characteristic. If the decimal were 0.006 its logarithm would be the same as before, excepting the characteristic, which would be — 3....between the decimal point and the first significant figure. Therefore, the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it as a whole number,...
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Charles Davies - 1839 - 261 páginas
...belongs only to the characteristic. If the decimal were 0.006 its logarithm would be the same as before, excepting the characteristic, which would be — 3....between the decimal point and the first significant figure. Therefore, the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it ' as a whole number,...
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Charles Davies - 1841 - 359 páginas
...belongs only to the characteristic. If the decimal were 0.006 its logarithm would be the same as before, excepting the characteristic, which would be — 3....between the decimal point and the first significant figure. Therefore, the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it as a whole number,...
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1845 - 368 páginas
...logarithm of its numerator, regarded as a whole number, a negative characteristic greater by unity than the number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant figure. To demonstrate this in a general manner, let a denote the numerator of a decimal fraction,...
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Benjamin Greenleaf - 1862 - 490 páginas
...Ttte characteristic of the logarithm о/1 ANY DECIMAL FRACTION is a negative number, and it one more than the number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant figure. For it has been shown (Art 4) that the logarithm of 0.1 is — 1, of 0.01 is — 2, of 0.001...
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Benjamin Greenleaf - 1862 - 490 páginas
...characteristic of the logarithm O/'ANY DECIMAL FRACTION is a negative number, and is one more tftan the number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant figure. For it has been shown (Art. 4) that the logarithm of 0.1 is — 1, of 0.01 is — 2, of 0.001...
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