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 Books Books The logarithm of . the quotient of two numbers, is equal to the logarithm of the dividend diminished by the logarithm of the divisor. Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry from the Works of A.M. Legendre ... - Page 256
by Charles Davies - 1854 - 432 pages ## A Treatise on Algebra

George Peacock - Algebra - 1830 - 732 pages
...Log' — ; = log' n — log' n', or the logarithm of the n quotient of two numbers or quantities, is the logarithm of the dividend diminished by the logarithm of the divisor, and conversely. (3) Log' np=p log' n, or the logarithm of the pA, or any power of a number is found... ## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: To which are Added Exponential Equations ...

Benjamin Peirce - Algebra - 1837 - 288 pages
...diminished by the logarithm of the other factor ; or, in other words, The logarithm of the quotient is equal to the logarithm of the dividend, diminished by the logarithm of the divisor. 12. Corollary. We have, by arts. 11 and 7, log. - = log. 1 — log. n TC .i = — log. n ; that is,... ## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: To which are Added Exponential Equations ...

Benjamin Peirce - Algebra - 1837 - 288 pages
...diminished by the logarithm of the other factor ; or, in other words, The logarithm of the quotient is equal to the logarithm of the dividend, diminished by the logarithm of the divisor. 12. Corollary. We have, by arts. 11 and 7, log. - = log. 1 — log. n IV =. — log. n ; that is, the... ## The elements of algebra

Andrew Bell (writer on mathematics.) - 1839 - 502 pages
...and x' = ly. And aх x aх = yy', or aх+х'=yy'; and hence x + x' = lyi/ or lytf = ly + ly'(502.) 1 The logarithm of the quotient of two numbers is equal to the difference of their logarithms.1 For ax -=- a* = - or e"' = -; and hence x — ж'= l ~, У У1 У'... ## Plane and Spherical Trigonometry ...

Henry W. Jeans - Trigonometry - 1842
...in the product : thus if x=ab then log. A =log. a + log. b. (b) The logarithm of the quotient of any two numbers is equal to the logarithm of the dividend diminished by the logarithm of the divisor : thus if x = 7 then log. x = log. a — log. b. If x = — then log. x=log. a+log. b 00 + log. c —... ## A Treatise on Algebra: Embracing, Besides the Elementary Principles, All the ...

George Roberts Perkins - Algebra - 1842 - 360 pages
...respective logarithms ; and (Art. 218) the logarithm of the quotient of one quantity divided by another is equal to the logarithm of the dividend diminished by the logarithm of the divisor, we find for the logarithm of our expression 3.75X1.06 log. - - =log. 3.75+log. 1.06-log. 365. By the... ## Binomial Theorem and Logarithms: For the Use of the Midshipmen at the Naval ...

William Chauvenet - Binomial theorem - 1843 - 102 pages
...them together ; the sum will be found in the table to be the logarithm of the required product. 61. The logarithm of the quotient of two numbers is equal to the difference of their logarithms. For b and c being any two numbers, we have a\og.b—l) alog.<;_cDividing... ## Higher Geometry and Trigonometry: Being the Third Part of a Series on ...

Nathan Scholfield - Conic sections - 1845 - 244 pages
...logarithms of these factors. II. Divide equation (1) by (2), N_a* N' a* The logarithm of a fraction, or of the quotient of two numbers, is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator. III. Raise both members of equation (1) to the power... ## Elements of plane (solid) geometry (Higher geometry) and trigonometry (and ...

Nathan Scholfield - 1845 - 894 pages
...logarithms of these factors. II. Divide equation (1) by (2), N_o*_ N'~^ The logarithm of a fraction, or of the quotient of two numbers, is equal to the logarithm of the numerator minus the logarithm of the denominator. III. Raise both members of equation (1) to the power... 