| William Nicholson - 1821
...logarithms. Example. Multiplicand 8.5 0.9294189 Multiplier 10 lO^OOOOO 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. logarithms. Example. Dividend...9712.8 3.9873444... | |
| William Nicholson - 1821
...logarithms. Example. Multiplicand 8.5 0.9294189 Multiplier 10 l.OUOOOOO 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. Example. Dividend...9712.8 Divisor .456 logarithms.... | |
| Beriah Stevens - 1822 - 423 sider
...256225 L,og. 5,4086215 • DIVISION OF LOGARITHMS. To divide one number by another is nothing but to **subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend,** the remainder is the logarithm of the quotient. EXAMPLE. Divide 1728 Log. 3,2375437 >., By 13 - Log.... | |
| 1823
...to carry cancels tbe — 2, and there remains the — i to set down. DIVISION BT LOGARITHMS. RULE. **SUBTRACT the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend, and the** number answering to the remainder will be tbe logarithm of the quotient required. Observing to change... | |
| Etienne Bézout - 1824 - 219 sider
...which is the seventh root of 128. 23 1. To find the quotient of the division of one number by another, **subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend** ; the number that corresponds to the logarithm of the remainder, will be the quotient. For example,... | |
| Thomas Keith - 1826 - 442 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... | |
| Edinburgh encyclopaedia - 1830
...case in the third exam* pie, and therefore the index is negative. DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. RULE. — **Subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend** ; the remainder is the logarithm of the quotient, and the corresponding number is the quotient. Observing... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833
...96503.8 3.0027 1284, and 472.807 together, by logarithms. Product 17591597. DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. RULE. **Subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend, and the** natural number answering to the remainder, is the quotient required. Examples. Divide 47965 by 5642,... | |
| 1836
...-6020600 Log. 7 = .8-450980 Log. 28 = 1-0000000 Log. 28= 1-4471580 2. To find the logarithm of a quotient, **subtract the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend.** Thus, 20 divided by 5 gives 4 ; the logarithm of 20, diminished by the logarithm of 5, is the logarithm... | |
| Silas Totten - 1836 - 304 sider
...equal to the logarithm of their quotient. Hence, division is performed in logarithms by subtracting **the logarithm of the divisor from the logarithm of the dividend, and** finding the number, in the tables, which corresponds to the difference. Involution by Logarithms. (111.)... | |
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