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

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In the chapters on

In the chapters on

**simple**and quadratic equations , the introductory remarks and suggestions , as well as the examples chosen for illustrating the methods by actual working , have been generally exchanged for others better adapted to ... Page vi

To give every thing essential to elementary trigonometry investigated in a direct and

To give every thing essential to elementary trigonometry investigated in a direct and

**simple**manner , and entirely to exclude all matters of mere scientific curiosity , has been my guiding principle in the composition of these chapters ... Page vii

200 212

200 212

**Simple**interest 85 89 Solution of equations by trial Compound interest 88 91 and error 202 214 Allegation , medial 89 92 The numerical Solution of Equations 206 219 alternate . 90 93 Definitions and notation 206 219 Position ... Page viii

443 Exponential equations 261 255

443 Exponential equations 261 255

**Simple**interest 264 258 Right - angled triangles ....... 445 399 Compound interest 265 258 calculation of 446 400 Annuities 267 261 Oblique - angled triangles .. 447 390 Series by subtraction 270 265 ... Page 2

Synthesis , or the Synthetic Method , is the searching out truth , by first laying down some

Synthesis , or the Synthetic Method , is the searching out truth , by first laying down some

**simple**and easy principles , and then pursuing the consequences flowing from them till we arrive at the conclusion .### What people are saying - Write a review

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added algebraic angle answer applied arithmetical base called centre circle coefficients common compound contained continued cube decimal denominator denote describe diameter difference distance divided division divisor double draw drawn equal equation EXAMPLES expression extremes factors figure former four fraction functions give given greater half hence interest intersection join latter length less manner means measure meeting method Multiply obtained operation opposite parallel parallelogram perpendicular plane position principal PROBLEM proportional quantity question quotient radius ratio rectangle Reduce remainder respectively result right angles root rule sides signs simple solution square subtract successive supposing taken THEOREM third triangle Whence whole yards