| Benjamin Peirce - 1837 - 288 páginas
...given Number. Hence, if the greatest integer contained in a logarithm is called its characteristic, **the characteristic of the logarithm of a number is equal to the number of places by which** its first significant figure on the left is removed from the units' place, the characteristic being... | |
| Benjamin Peirce - 1837 - 288 páginas
...given Number. Hence, if the greatest integer contained in a logarithm is called its characteristic, **the characteristic -of the logarithm of a number is equal to the number of places by which** its first significant figure on the left is removed from the units' place, the characteristic being... | |
| Benjamin Osgood Peirce - 1855 - 288 páginas
...1, and so on. Hence, if the greatest integer contained in a logarithm is called its characteristic, **the characteristic of the logarithm of a number is equal to the number of places by which** its first significant figure on the left 'is removed from the units' place, the characteristic being... | |
| Benjamin Peirce - 1858 - 284 páginas
...integer contained in a logarithm is called its characteristic, the characteristic of the logarlthm **of a number is equal to the number of places by which** its f1rst significant figure on the left is removed from the units' place, the characteristic being... | |
| Isaac Todhunter - 1866 - 192 páginas
...mantissa shall always be positive, the characteristic of the logarithm will be — (n + 1). Hence we have **the following rule : the characteristic of the logarithm of a number is** one less than the number of integral figures of the number ; when the number has no integral figures... | |
| Benjamin Peirce - 1870 - 287 páginas
...1, and so on. Hence, if the greatest integer contained in a logarithm is called its characteristic, **the characteristic of the logarithm of a number is equal to the** numher of places by ichich its first significant figure on the left is removed from the units' place,... | |
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