| 1847 - 190 pages
...logarithms, as 1, 2, 3, &c-, are called the indices, or characteristics of the logarithm, and which must be **added to the logarithm obtained by the Table, in proportion...index is 1 ; if of three figures, the index is 2;** iand if of four figures, the index is 3, <5&c- ; being always a number less by unity than the numoer... | |
| Thomas Kelt - 1849 - 424 pages
...logarithms, as 1, 2, 3, Ate., are called the indices, or characteristics of the logarithm, and which must be **added to the logarithm obtained by the Table, in proportion...number of figures the given sum contains. Ex. The** mdex of 8 is 0, because it is less than 10. The index of 80 is ]. because it is less than 100. The... | |
| Charles Haslett - 1855 - 482 pages
...logarithm obtained by the table, in proper tion to the number of figures contained in the given sum. Tims **suppose the logarithm be required for a sum of only...index is 2 ; and if of four figures, the index is 3,** &e. • being always a number less by unity than the number of figures the giveu sum contains. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Charles W. Hackley - 1856 - 530 pages
...logarithms, as 1, 2, 3, (fee., are called the indices, or characteristics of the logarithm, and which must be **added to the logarithm obtained by the table, in proportion...and if of four figures, the index is 3, &c. ; being** alwa}7s a number less by unity than the number of figures the given sum contains. EXAMPLES. The index... | |
| Charles Haslett - 1855 - 544 pages
...logarithms, as 1, 2, 3, <fcc., are called the indices, or characteristics of the logarithm, and which must be **added to the logarithm obtained by the table, in proportion...index is 1 ; if of three figures, the index is 2;** und if of four figures, the index is 8, Ac.; being always a number less by unity than the number of... | |
| 1855 - 420 pages
...logarithms, as 1, y, 3, &c., are called the indices, or characteristics of the logarithm, and which must be **added to the logarithm obtained by the Table, in proportion...than the number of figures the given sum contains.** LOGARITHMS. Ex. The index of 8 is 0, because it is less than 10 The index of 80 is 1, because it is... | |
| Charles Haslett, Charles William Hackley - 1859 - 574 pages
...logarithms, as 1, 2, 8, Ac., are called the indices, or characteristics of the logarithm, and which must be **added to the logarithm obtained by the table, in proportion...index is 1 ; if of three figures, the index is 2;** nnd if of foulfigures, the index is 8, Ac. ; being always a number less by unity than the number of... | |
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