Libros Libros The characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is one less than the number of integral figures in that number. Manual of Mathematicall Tables - Página 8
por Joseph Allen Galbraith, Samuel Haughton - 1860 - 252 páginas
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James Harrington Boyd - 1901 - 777 páginas
...logarithm of any number greater than 1 can be written down by the following rule. 563. RULE I. — The characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is positive and it equal to the number of digit» in its integral pari les» one. 564. Similarly, if the...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro Herbert Edwin Hawkes - 1905 - 285 páginas
...any number may be seen from the above table, from which the following rules are immediately deduced. The characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is one less than the number of digits to the left of its decimal point. Thus the characteristic of the logarithm of 471 is 2, since...
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Joseph Gregory Horner - 1907
...logarithm of 10 is 1 ; of 100, 2 ; of 1,000, 3; of 10,000, 4 ; it is clear that the characteristic of a number greater than unity is one less than the number of figures in the integral part of that number. Thus the characteristic of : — 84321 (5 integers) =...
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1907
...logarithm of 10 is 1 ; of 100, 2 ; of 1,000, 3; of 10,000, 4 ; it is clear that the characteristic of a number greater than unity is one less than the number of figures in the integral part of that number. Thus the characteristic of : — 84321 (5 integers) =...
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Frederick Howland Somerville - 1908 - 407 páginas
...point is 1, and of a number having three digits to the left of the decimal point is 2. In general, The characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is 1 less than the number of digits to the left of the decimal point. (b) When the given number is a decimal....
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Occasional Papers ..., Temas41-55

...employed in these computations, the correct value of the characteristic should be checked. Remember that the characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is equal to the number of places, less one, to the left of the decimal, and that the characteristic of...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Practical Algebra (revised) Prepared for the Use of the Midshipmen at the ...

Stimson Joseph Brown, Paul Capron - 1910 - 191 páginas
...22. To Find the Characteristic of the Common Logarithm of a Whole Number. — It is also evident that the characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is less by one than the number of digits in its integral part, and is positive. For example, ^10 = 2.1544...
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John William Hopkins, Patrick Healy Underwood - 1912 - 341 páginas
...respectively the characteristic and mantissa of the logarithm. From the above illustration it is evident that the characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is one less than the number of figures to the left of the decimal point in the number, and that the characteristic of a number less...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro ## Constructive Text-book of Practical Mathematics, Volumen1

...therefore a mantissa table. 362. How the Characteristic is Determined. 1. NUMBER GREATER THAN UNITY. The characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is 1 less than the number of integral figures in the number. Thus log 8628 = 3.+ log 86.28 = 1.+ log 508.3...
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Frederick Howland Somerville - 1913 - 447 páginas
...point is 1, and of a number having three digits to the left of the decimal point is 2. In general, The characteristic of the logarithm of a number greater than unity is 1 less than the number of digits to the left of the decimal point . (b) When the given number is a...
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