and Division by substituting in their stead Addition and Subtrac tion. All numbers are regarded as powers of some one number, which is called the base of the system ; and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to a given number, is called... ELEMENTS OF TRIGONOMETRY, PLANE AND SPHERICAL - Pągina vper LEFEBURE DE FOURGY - 1871Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre
| Dionysius Lardner - 1828 - 317 pągines
...numbers whatever are considered as powers of some number arbitrarily assumed, which is called a base, **and the exponent of that power of the base, which is equal to** any proposed number, is called the logaritltm of that number. Thus, if we consider all numbers as powers... | |
| Nathan Scholfield - 1845 - 232 pągines
...system of logarithms all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily chosen, **which is called the base of the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal, to** any given number, is called the logarithm of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| Nathan Scholfield - 1845
...system of logarithms all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily chosen, **which is called the base of the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any given number, is called the logarithm of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| 1845
...system of logarithms all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily chosen, **which is called the base of the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any given number, is called the logarithm of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| Nathan Scholfield - 1845 - 232 pągines
...system of logarithms all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily chosen, **which is called the base of the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any given number, is called the logarithm of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a. system of logarithms,... | |
| Elias Loomis - 1846 - 346 pągines
...system of logarithms, all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily assumed, **which is called the base of the system ; and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any given number is called the logarithm of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| Charles William Hackley - 1846 - 503 pągines
...system of logarithms, all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily assumed, **which is called the BASE of the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any given number is called the LOGARITHM of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| Charles William Hackley - 1847 - 503 pągines
...system of logarithms, alt numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily assumed, **which is called the BASE of the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any f;ivcn number is called the LOGARITHM of that number. Thus, if a be the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| Charles William Hackley - 1849 - 504 pągines
...numbers are considered as the poiccrs of some one number, arbitrarily assumed, which is called the BASED/ **the system, and the exponent of that power of the base which is equal to** any given number is called the LOGARITHM of that number. Thus, if a bo the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
| Joseph Ray - 1852 - 396 pągines
...system of logarithms, all numbers are considered as the powers of some one number, arbitrarily assumed, **which is called the base of the system ; and the exponent of that power of the base, which is equal to** any given number, is called 'Jut LOGARITHM of that number. Thus, if a is the base of a system of logarithms,... | |
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