## A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes. Composed for the Use of the Royal Military Academy, Volume 1Longman, Orme & Company, 1841 - Mathematics |

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**distances**...... 457 406 .. 48 * General term of , with order of differences General term of a series ..... 277 277 To find the several orders ... 278 270 To continue a given series .. 279 To transform powers into factorials ... Page 13

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**distance**of 378 miles from the head - quarters , receive orders to join their corps in 18 days : what number of miles must they march each day to obey their orders . Ans . 21 . 13. The annual revenue of a nobleman being 379607 .; how ... Page 15

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**distance**of 378 miles from the head - quarters , receive orders to join their corps in 18 days : what number of miles must they march each day to obey their orders . Ans . 21 . 13. The annual revenue of a nobleman being 379607 .; how ... Page 40

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**distance**, & c . all necessarily inseparable in producing their several effects . In short , the causes of the effect . By objective terms , those which express the effect itself . Thus , if the number of men , the time of the siege ... Page 96

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**distance**to be 100 millions of miles , and the year to contain 365 days 6 hours ? Ans . 8 years . QUEST . 2. What is the ratio of the velocity of light to that of a cannon - ball , which issues from the gun with a velocity of 1500 feet ...### Other editions - View all

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ABCD algebraic altitude arithmetical arithmetical progression base bisect breadth centre chord circle circumference coefficients common cone cosec cube root decimal denominator denoted diagonal diameter difference dihedral angle distance divided divisor draw drawn equal equation equiangular EXAMPLES expression figure fraction frustum geometrical given line greater hence inscribed integer intersection join length less lineation logarithms mantissa measure meeting method multiplied parallel parallel ruler parallelogram perpendicular plane polygon prism PROBLEM proportional quantity quotient radii radius ratio rectangle Reduce right angles rule Scholium segment sides sine solid angle solution square root straight line subtraction tangent THEOREM third trapezium triangle ABC u₁ vulgar fraction Whence