## The young gentleman's arithmetick, and geometry: containing such elements of the said arts or sciences as are most useful and easy to be known |

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Page 143 - If the errors are alike, divide the difference of the products by the difference of the errors, and the quotient will be the answer.

Page 209 - Therefore all the interior angles of the figure, together with four right angles, are equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides.

Page 6 - Los números cardinales 0: zero 1: one 2: two 3: three 4: four 5: five 6: six 7: seven 8: eight 9: nine 10: ten 11: eleven 12: twelve 13: thirteen 14: fourteen 15: fifteen 16: sixteen 17: seventeen 18: eighteen 19: nineteen 20: twenty...

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Page 324 - The Compleat Geographer: or, The Chorography and Topography of all the known Parts of the Earth. To which is premis'd an Introduction to Geography, and a Natural History of the Earth and the Elements.

Page 58 - That is, ten units make one ten, ten tens make one hundred, ten hundreds make one thousand, and so on.

Page 320 - Whiston, who was a friend of all the texts in the New Testament relating to that doctrine, and the principal passages in the liturgy of the church of England are collected, compared, and explained by Samuel Clarke, DD rector of St.

Page 207 - Cwol. 2. If one angle in one triangle be equal to one angle in another, the sums of the remaining angles will also be equal (ax.

Page 182 - ... center of the same circle, subtend equal arcs ; by bisecting the angles at the center, the arcs which are subtended by them are also bisected, and hence, a sixth, eighth, tenth, twelfth, &c. part of the circumference of a circle may be found. If the right angle be considered as divided into 90 degrees, each degree into 60 minutes, and each minute into 60 seconds, and so on, according to the sexagesimal division of a degree ; by the aid of the first corollary to Prop. 32, Book i., may be found...