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Page 327 - Crown 8vo. 6s. 6d. ON SOUND AND ATMOSPHERIC VIBRATIONS. With the Mathematical Elements of Music. Designed for the Use of Students of the University.
Page 7 - Change of motion is proportional to the impressed force and takes place in the direction of the straight line in which the force acts.
Page 328 - INTRODUCTION TO QUATERNIONS, with numerous examples. By P. KELLAND, MA, FRS ; and PG TAIT, MA, Professors in the department of Mathematics in the University of Edinburgh. Crown 8vo. fs. 6d. KITCHENER— A GEOMETRICAL NOTE-BOOK, containing Easy Problems in Geometrical Drawing preparatory to the Study of Geometry. For the use of Schools.
Page 328 - FRS, late Fellow and Assistant Tutor of St. Peter's College, Cambridge ; Examiner in the University of London.
Page 328 - CLIFFORD — THE ELEMENTS OF DYNAMIC. An Introduction to the Study of Motion and Rest in Solid and Fluid Bodies.
Page 10 - To every action there is always an equal and contrary reaction ; or the mutual actions of any two bodies are always equal and oppositely directed.
Page 327 - ELECTROSTATICS AND MAGNETISM, REPRINTS OF PAPERS ON. By Sir WILLIAM THOMSON, •DCL, LL.D., FRS, FRSE, Fellow of St. Peter's College, Cambridge, and Professor of Natural Philosophy in the University of Glasgow.
Page 328 - SNOWBALL — THE ELEMENTS OF PLANE AND SPHERICAL TRIGONOMETRY; with the Construction and Use of Tables of Logarithms. By JC SNOWBALL, MA New Edition. Crown 8vo.
Page 328 - Carll. — A TREATISE ON THE CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS. Arranged with the purpose of Introducing, as well as Illustrating, its Principles to the Reader by means of Problems, and Designed to present in all Important Particulars a Complete View of the Present State of the Science.