| John Bonnycastle - 1782 - 201 pages
...the index of the logarithm, to be divided, is negative, and does not exaftly contain the divifor ; **increafe it by fuch a number as will make it exactly...carry the units borrowed, as fo many tens, to the** left hand place of the decimal, and then divide as in whole numbers. BXAM FLES: j. Required the fquare... | |
| Charles Hutton - 1785 - 343 pages
...the power or given number, by its index, and the quotient will be the logarithm of the root required. **Note, When the index of the logarithm is negative,...remainder, increafe it by fuch a number as will make it** exaâly divifible ; and carry the units borrowed, as fo many tens, to the left-hand place of the decimal... | |
| Charles Hutton - 1785 - 519 pages
...power or given number, try 'its index, and the quotient will be the logarithm of the root required. **Note, When the index of the logarithm is negative, and .the divifor is not** exañly contained in it without a remainder, ¡ncreafe! it by fuch a number as will make it exaâly... | |
| Thomas Hodson - 1802
...the power or given number by its power, and the quotient will be be the logarithm of the root ; and **when the index of the logarithm is negative, and the...exactly contained in it, without a remainder, increafe** the index of the logarithm by fuch a number as will make it exaftly divisible; and carry the units... | |
| Thomas Hodson - 1806
...the power or given number by its power, and the quotient will br be the logarithm of the root; and **when the index of the logarithm is negative, and the divifor is not** exatfly contained in it, without a remainder, increafe the index of the logarithm by fucha number as... | |
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