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" Csesar and Pope Gregory. 18. Give the theory of the Trade Winds. 19. Prove that part of the equation of time which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic to be a maximum when the longitude of the Sun equals the complement of its right ascension. 20.... "
A Collection of Cambridge Mathematical Examination Papers: Papers in the ... - Page 238
by John Martin Frederick Wright - 1831
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 5

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - Literature, Modern - 1811
...given in Phil. Transac. No. 224. The solution of the problem in which it is required ' to find when that part of the equation of time which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic, is a maximum,' is correct : but has the disadvantage of not being Jiuxionai. Were it not that Mr. Dealtry...
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The principles of fluxions: designed for the use of students in the university

Samuel Vince - Calculus - 1812 - 256 pages
... xx ax 0, or x = O, .;x = a. Ex. 14. To find the Sun's place in the ecliptic, when that part of the equation of time which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic, is a maximum. Let AV be the equator, AW the ecliptic, S the B Sun's place, and SB J_ AV ; then this...
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The principles of fluxions: designed for the use of students in the universities

William Dealtry - Calculus - 1816 - 466 pages
...(4* - Зм') а = PROB. 45. The Sun being supposed to move uniformly in the ediptic ; to find when that part of the equation of time, which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic, is a maximum. Let QQ represent the equinoctial, EL the ecliptic, A the first point of Aries, PLQ the...
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An introduction to the use of the globes

John Greig - 1816
...because the son passes through ihe southern signs sooner than the northern. PROBLEM XXXII. To find that part of the equation of time which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic, day and month being given.* Bring the sun's place to the meridian and fix the globe, reckon the number...
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Solutions of the Cambridge Problems: From 1800 to 1820, Volume 2

John Martin Frederick Wright - Mathematics - 1825
...a given angle, find the focus of emergent rays. 17. The exact quantity of the year being 365.24215 days, explain the reason of the corrections in the...magnitude with that of its circumscribing cylinder. VOL II. S z TRINITY COLLEGE. FOR SCHOLARSHIPS. 1. To find the locus of the extremities of all the straight...
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Solutions of the Cambridge Problems, from 1800 to 1820, Volume 2

John Martin Frederick Wright - Mathematics - 1836
...305.24215 days, explain the reason of the corrections in the civil year introduced by Julius Csesar and Pope Gregory. 18. Give the theory of the Trade...magnitude with that of its circumscribing cylinder. VOL. II. 2 Z TRINITY COLLEGE. FOR SCHOLARSHIPS. 1. To find the locus of the extremities of all the...
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Elements of Plane Astronomy

John Brinkley - Astronomy - 1836 - 287 pages
...301) the observation should be made on or near the I prime vertical. Prop. XIV. To find when the part of the equation of time, which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic to the equator, is a maximum. If the sun moved equably in the ecliptic, the difference between its longitude...
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Practical and Spherical Astronomy: For the Use Chiefly of Students in the ...

Robert Main - Astronomy - 1863 - 392 pages
...vertical are determined by the equation h = a. + sin~1 (sin a tan I cot 8) . 72. When that part (E) of the equation of time, which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic (w), is a maximum, 73. When Venus was very near conjunction it was observed that the bright visible...
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An Elementary Treatise on the Differential Calculus: Containing the Theory ...

Benjamin Williamson - Differential calculus - 1873 - 367 pages
...с Ь is a maximum when с -t- b 90. This problem occurs in Astronomy, in finding when the part of the equation of time which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic is a maximum. 21. Prove that the problem, to describe a circle with its centre on the circumference...
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An elementary treatise on the differential calculus, containing the theory ...

Benjamin Williamson - 1873
...and hence e - b is a maximum when c + 4 = 90. This problem occurs in Astronomy, in finding when the part of the equation of time which arises from the obliquity of the ecliptic is a maximum. 2i. Prove that the problem, to describe a circle with its centre on the circumference...
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