| Euclid - 1751 - 384 sider
...whenever one number is to be divided by another, it is but fubtr acting the logarithm of the divifor **from the Logarithm of the dividend, and the remainder will be the Logarithm** Z of of the quotient ; and bccaufe every fraction is nothing elfe but the quotient of the numerator... | |
| Nicholas Saunderson - 1761 - 412 sider
...whenever one number is to be divided by another, it is but fubtra&ing the logarithm of the divifor **from the logarithm of the dividend, and the remainder will be the logarithm of the quotient** : and thus by the help of logarithms may the operation of divifion be performed by mere fubtraction... | |
| Nicholas Saunderson - 1776 - 412 sider
...whenever one number is to be divided by another, it is but fubtracting the logarithm of the divifor **from the logarithm of the dividend, and the remainder will be the logarithm of the quotient** : and thus by the help of logarithms may the operation of divifion be performed by mere fubtraction... | |
| Thomas Hodson - 1802
...fixth power fextuple, &c. To perform divifion by logarithms, fubtrack the logarithm of the divifor **from the logarithm of the dividend, and the remainder will be the logarithm of the quotient,** firft changing the Ggn of the logarithm of the index of the divifor, and if they be of different figns,... | |
| David Steel - 1805
...of 9 =.95 424 253 40312 1.35736 35736 is the logarithm of 2277, the Answer. DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. **SUBTRACT the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend** ; the difference is the logarithm of the quotient. Divide 477 by 3. Logarithm of 477 .67852 3 47712... | |
| Thomas Hodson - 1806
...fixth power ftxtuple, &rc. To perform divifion by logarithms, fubtract the logarithm of the divifor **from the logarithm of the dividend, and the remainder will be the logarithm of the quotient,** firft changing the fign of the logarithm of the index of the divifor, and if they be of different figns,... | |
| Isaac Dalby - 1807
...therefore 51-3 divided by 10000 gives -00513 the product as before. t Division ly Logarithms. 183, **SUBTRACT the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend, and the remainder** is the logarithm of the quotient. (l62j VOL. i. z LOGARITHMS. Examples. I. Divide 1416 by 59. HI6 log.... | |
| William Nicholson - 1809
...Example. Multiplicand.. 8.5 0.9Î94189 Multiplier 10 1.0000000 Product 85 1. 9294189 And in division, **subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend,** the remainder is the logarithm of the quotient. num. Injiarillirm. Example. Dividend.. 971S.8 3.9073144... | |
| Thomas Keith - 1810 - 420 sider
...426 x '5 X '004 X '275 X 336. Answer 29-128. PROPOSITION VIII. (M) To divide one number by another. * **Subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm...the remainder will be the logarithm of the quotient.** If any of the indices be negative, or if the divisor be greater than the dividend, change the index... | |
| George G. Carey - 1818 - 574 sider
...—3.812913 7.812913 Product 0.04628 log. —2.665393 8.665393 TO PERFORM DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. RULE. **Subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend,** the remainder is the logarithm of the quotient. EXAMPLE I. Divide 25768 by 364. Dividend 25768 log.... | |
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