| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...Hence the logarithm of a fraction, or of the quotient arising from dividing one number by another, **is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator.** And if each member of the equation a* = y be raised to the fractional power -, we shall have a" = y"... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...Hence the logarithm of a fraction, or of the quotient arising from dividing one number by another, **is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus, the logarithm of the denominator.** And if each member of the common equation ax=y be raised to the fractional power denoted by — , we... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 516 pages
...Hence the logarithm of a fraction, or of the quotient arising from dividing one number by another, **is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator.** 508. And if each member of the equation, ax=y. m be raised to the fractional power «, we shall have... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...Hence the logarithm of a fraction, or of the quotient arising from dividing one number by another, **is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator.** And if each member of the common equation ar=^y be raised to the fractional power denoted by — ,... | |
| George Birkbeck - 1827 - 166 pages
...Substituting these conditions in the above general formula, and bearing in mind that the logarithm of a **fraction is equal to the logarithm of the numerator, minus the logarithm of the denominator,** we shall have the three following equations of conditions : - 0 4259687 = 25 o + 635 b + 15625 c -... | |
| Charles Davies - Surveying - 1830 - 318 pages
...number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures ; therefore, **the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it as a whole number, and then prefixing to** its logarithm a negative characteristic, greater by unity than the number of ciphers between the decimal... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1830 - 264 pages
...therefore by adding the logarithm of 5 to that of 7. Since moreover the logarithm of a fraction will be **equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator,** it will be sufficient to place in the tables the logarithms of entire numbers. 216. If in the equation... | |
| Charles Davies - Surveying - 1830 - 392 pages
...number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures ; therefore, **the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it as** aw/ioL number, and then prefixing to its logarithm a negative characteristic, greater by unity than... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1833 - 436 pages
...number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures ; therefore, **the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it as a whole number, and then prefixing to** its logarithm a negative characteristic, greater by unity than the number of ciphers between the decimal... | |
| Logarithms - 1836 - 177 pages
...number of ciphers between the decimal point and the first significant place of figures ; therefore, **the logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering 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... | |
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