| John Hamilton Moore - Nautical astronomy - 1810 - 336 pages
...Contains the logarithms of natural numbers from 1 to 10,000, and to 5 decimal places of figures: the index **is always one less than the number of integral figures in the** natural number. Ste page 19. TABLE V. Log. Sines, Tangents, and Secants. This table contains the log.... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Measurement - 1815 - 96 pages
...0.8451 1.3010 1.4771 2.6020,&c* therefore the logarithm 20 30 400 w lof 8. The .index of the logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought : or, the index shows how far the first figure of the natural... | |
| Jeremiah Day, Matthew Rice Dutton - Geometry - 1824
...logarithm of an integer or mixed number is to be found, this general rule. 8. The index of the logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought : or, Ihe index shows how far the first figure of the natural... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Logarithms - 1831 - 155 pages
...logarithm of an integer or mixed number is to be found, this general rule : 8. The index of the logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought : or, the index shows how far the first figure of the natural... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Measurement - 1831
...of a power. The characteristic, therefore, is the index of an index. 8. The index of the logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought : or, the index shows how far the first figure of the natural... | |
| Abel Flint, George Gillet - Geometry - 1835 - 334 pages
...decimal. This whole number or integer is called the charade fistic or index, of the logarithm, and **is always one less than the number of integral figures in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought. As the index of the logarithm is omitted in the tables, it... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Mathematics - 1836 - 472 pages
...The integral part is called the characteristic or index of the logarithm. The index of the logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is »ought. The negative index of a logarithm shows how far the first... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Measurement - 1839 - 370 pages
...of a power. The characteristic, therefore, is the index of an index. 8. The index of the logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought : or, the index shows how far the first figure of the natural... | |
| Thomas Sherwin - Algebra - 1841 - 300 pages
...figure of the corresponding number. From what precedes we see, that, The characteristic if positive, **is always one less than the number of integral figures in the** corresponding number; but, if the characteristic is negative, it is always equal to the number of places... | |
| Logarithms - 1848 - 153 pages
...logarithm of an integer or mixed number is to be found, this general rule : 8. The index of tlte logarithm **is always one less, than the number of integral figures, in the** natural number whose logarithm is sought : or, the index shows how far the first figure of the natural... | |
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