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... the logarithm of a fraction is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator.
The Essentials of Plane and Spherical Trigonometry - Page 57
by Webster Wells - 1887 - 151 pages

## A Treatise on Algebra, in Practice and Theory: With Notes and ..., Volume 1

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"...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations : Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 284 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...

## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopędia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 7

John Mason Good - 1819 - 742 pages
...logarithm oi the quotient is equal to the logarithm of the dividend minus that of the divisor ; or the logarithm of a fraction is equal to the logarithm of the numerator made less by that of the denominator. 10. Also, x. A -" = — 7i x. Л : for A~" '• f - n =A ni therefore...

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: Theoretical and Practical

James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 550 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...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations, Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 336 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 — ,...

## The steam engine theoretically and practically displayed, by G. Birkbeck and ...

George Birkbeck - 1827 - 166 pages
...= 75 F;» = 91 Substituting these conditions in the above general formula, and bearing in mind that the logarithm of a fraction is equal to the logarithm...numerator, minus the logarithm of the denominator, we shall have the three following equations of conditions : - 0 4259687 = 25 o + 635 b + 15625 c -...

## Elements of Algebra

William Smyth - Algebra - 1830 - 278 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...

## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1836 - 394 pages
...56 ; hence it would have been more exact lo have added the former number. The logarithm of a vulgar fraction is equal to the logarithm of the numerator, minus the logarithm of the denoroinator. The logarithm of a decimal fraction is found, by considering it as a whole number, and...