## A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes. For the Use of the Royal Military Academy, Volume 1 |

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**Decimals**, or**decimal**fractions . ... 159 155 Multiplication 55 51 Geometrical progression 162 162 Division 57 53 Circulating**decimals**164 164 Reduction 59 54 Geometrical proportion 165 163 Rule of three 62 57 Harmonical ... Page 13

... as , to divide 12 by 4 , the quotient is 3 , The chief advantage of this process is , that it assimilates with the method employed in contracted

... as , to divide 12 by 4 , the quotient is 3 , The chief advantage of this process is , that it assimilates with the method employed in contracted

**decimals**, in the extractions of roots in duodecimals , and in Algebra . Page 22

For scientific purposes the grain only is used ; and sets of weights are constructed in

For scientific purposes the grain only is used ; and sets of weights are constructed in

**decimal**progression from 10,000 grains downwards to Too of a grain . By comparing the number of grains in the Avoirdupois and Troy pound and ounce ... Page 23

TABLE OF FACTORS , By

TABLE OF FACTORS , By

**decimals**. By vulgar fractions nearly . Ale Corn Measure . Wine Measure . Ale Measure . Corn Measure . Wine Measure . Measure . To convert old ? measures to new . .96943 .83311 1 : 01704 34 2018 To convert new ... Page 53

The scientific reader , too , will find some articles worthy of his attention in the work ; though from its object it does not take a strictly scientific form , 100 100000 а

The scientific reader , too , will find some articles worthy of his attention in the work ; though from its object it does not take a strictly scientific form , 100 100000 а

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