# A course of mathematics: composed for the use of the Royal Military Academy

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### Contents

 Evolution 58 To Extract any Root whatever 64 Definitions and Notation 84 Subtraction 92 Division 99 Division by Detached Coefficients 108 Least Common Multiple 115 Extraction of Roots 128 Binomial Theorem 172 Ratios and Proportion 185 EquationsPreliminary Remarks 196 Quadratic Equations 235 Nature of Equations 274 Transformation of Equations 280 Budans Criterion 292 Horners Method of Resolving 301 Inequations 308 Permutations and Combinations 318 Filing of Balls and Shells 326 Investigation of Binomial Theorem 332 Exponential Equations 345 Definitions 357 Problems 402 Exercises in Plane Geometry 417 Solid Angles 427 Spherical Geometry 442 Parabola 450 Ellipse 457 Hyperbola 472
 for the Solution of Triangles 588 Use of Subsidiary Angles 608 Spherical Trigonometry 621 Fundamental Formula 521 632 Analytical Geometry 643 Of Three Dimensions 673 Differential Calculus 689 To find the successive differential 703 Examples in differentiation 708 Taylors Theorem 713 Maxima and Minima 720 Method of Least Squares 726 Method of Limits 749 Curves referred to Polar Coordinates 755 Integration of Differentials of Func 760 Integration of Rational Functions 767 On Exponential Functions 786 Integration by Series 795 Parallelogram of Forces 806 The Wedge 818 Collision of Spherical Bodies 834 The Laws of Gravity 841 Practical Rules in Projectiles 851 Pendulous Motion 857 Ballistic Pendulum 866 Specific Gravity 873 Pneumatics 879 The Siphon 886 Measurement of Altitudes by 892