| Andrew Mackay - Astronomy - 1804 - 324 pages
...- СШ4628 — 1.60206 — 3.81291 — 2.66539 PROBLEM IV. To perform DIVISION by Logarithms. RULE. **From the logarithm of the dividend, subtract the logarithm of the divisor, the remainder is** the logarithm of the quotient. If one or both of the terms are less than unity, remove the decimal... | |
| Mathematics - 1808
...1*9228292 0*0294 — 2'4683473 Product O*l 85761 8 — 1*2689564 DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. • RULE. **From the logarithm of- the dividend subtract the logarithm of the divisor,** and the number answering to the remainder will be the quotient required. N0TE. If 1 be to be carried... | |
| Andrew Mackay - Latitude - 1809 - 8 pages
...log. 1.1222Ш 9.79239ÍÍ 7.86:5323 8.777931 PROBLEM IV. To perform Division Inj Logarithms, RULE. **From the logarithm of the dividend subtract the logarithm of the divisor, the remainder** will be the logarithm of the quotient. If any of the quantities is a decimal, or a mixed number, either... | |
| John Hamilton Moore - Nautical astronomy - 1810 - 336 pages
...LOGARITHMS. CASE I. J о divide a whole or mi.red Nuni her by a less whole or mixed Number m RULE. **From the logarithm of the dividend subtract the logarithm of the divisor,** and the remainder is the logarithm of the quotient. Divide 4 104 by 5 ». 4104. Its logarithm is 3.61321... | |
| Charles Hutton, Olinthus Gregory - Mathematics - 1811
...carry cancels the— 2, and there remains the — 1 to set down. DIVISIOW DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. RULE. **FROM the logarithm of the dividend subtract the logarithm of the divisor,** and the number answering to the remainder will be the quotient required. Observing to change the sign... | |
| Robert Gibson, D. P. Adams - Surveying - 1811 - 508 pages
...wonders being given, to fmd how many times one is contained in the other, by Logarithms. RULE. «*• **From the Logarithm of the Dividend subtract the Logarithm of the Divisor,** and the remainder will be the Logarithm, whose corresponding natural number will be the Quotient required.... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1812
...carry cancels the— 2, and there remains the — 1 to set down. DIVlSIOK DIVISION BT LOGARITHMS. RULE. **FROM the logarithm of the dividend subtract the logarithm of the divisor,** and the number answering to the remainder will be the quotient required. Observing to change the sign... | |
| Jeremiah Joyce - Arithmetic - 1812 - 258 pages
...3t5. DIVISION BY LOGARITHMS. To divide a whole or mixed number, by a less whole or mixed number. RULE. **From the logarithm of the dividend subtract the logarithm of the divisor,** and the remainder is the logarithm of the quotient. N0TE. * To prove fhe truth of this, I look into... | |
| John Gummere - Plane trigonometry - 1814 - 346 pages
...means of logarithms. CASK 1. When the dividend and divisor are both whole or mixed numbers. HUl.E. **From the logarithm of the dividend, subtract the logarithm of the divisor, the remainder** will be the logarithm of the quotient. Note. — When the divisor exceeds the dividend, the question... | |
| Surveying - 1814
...Two numbers being given, to ßnd how many fîmes ene is contained in the other, by Logarithms. RULE. **From the Logarithm of the Dividend subtract the Logarithm of the Divisor,** and the remainder will be the Logarithm, whose corresponding natural number will be the Quotient required.... | |
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