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  • who was the inventor of the Drummond light which was employed in the trigonometrical survey of Great Britain and Ireland. A supporter of the Whigs, he helped
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  • see that without the knowledge of triangles there is not trigonometry; that without trigonometry we put back the clock millennia to Standard Darkness Time
    15 KB (2,060 words) - 18:52, 29 January 2016
  • of the student's course, from the confines of elementary algebra and trigonometry, to the entrance of the highest works on mathematical physics. A learner
    22 KB (3,078 words) - 18:08, 3 February 2016
  • the way large organizations run. I was not allowed to take spherical trigonometry because I'd sprained my ankle. Because I'd sprained my ankle I had an
    3 KB (386 words) - 18:45, 19 August 2015
  • What do you know about Trigonometry? John:  I could care less about Trigonometry. Brian:  Bender, did you know without Trigonometry, there'd be no engineering
    22 KB (3,404 words) - 20:50, 25 January 2016
  • most original contributions. These, in brief, were nothing less than trigonometry and algebra (with its significantly Arab name). (...) Equally distinguished
    2 KB (270 words) - 03:59, 2 November 2014
  • by a trigonometric series. The first announcement of this great discovery was made by Fourier in 1807 before the French Academy. The trigonometric series
    9 KB (1,121 words) - 17:50, 17 January 2016
  • period is the creation or development of modern arithmetic, algebra, and trigonometry. The Third Period, Modern Mathematics (Ch. XV-XIX) begins with the invention
    20 KB (3,178 words) - 02:26, 21 December 2014
  • what it is and will always have its own form. p. 323. Mathematics, trigonometry, chemistry, psychoanalysis, music, and what not have been related to
    43 KB (6,810 words) - 12:16, 6 February 2016
  • of design, usefulness or moral significance, — nothing but spherical trigonometry and Napier's analogies. It is because we have blindly excluded the lessons
    27 KB (3,640 words) - 23:45, 19 January 2016
  • of the Sun in a yuga (epoch) In, p. 245. The development of Indian trigonometry, based on sine as against chord of the Greeks, a necessity for astronomical
    16 KB (1,989 words) - 03:43, 16 September 2015
  • blame, scolding, and punishment - all of which are less evident in trigonometry class than in a fourth grade learning long division.(...) I have argued
    80 KB (12,310 words) - 02:56, 30 January 2016
  • referred to a fictitious celestial sphere of infinite radius. Spherical trigonometry and certain other theorems, to which the author has added a new one of
    33 KB (4,947 words) - 18:48, 17 January 2016
  • Chrystal's excellent treatise on Algebra. The subject of Analytical Trigonometry has been too frequently presented to the student in the state in which
    19 KB (2,885 words) - 15:25, 25 October 2015
  • us, the bonobo chimp— 98½% identical DNA, yet you cannot teach them trigonometry, they have no concept of it. So if that's only 1½% difference in our
    23 KB (3,333 words) - 01:30, 8 January 2016
  • Annie? Gotcha: Carry on. Granny: Now Elmyra, can you tell me how to use trigonometry when animating a dog in a catfight? Elmyra Duff: First, you animate the
    30 KB (4,537 words) - 21:17, 6 December 2015
  • Bean: Uh, oh yes. [laughter from audience] Mr. Bean: I concentrated on trigonometry. [laughter] Student: I've done calculus, mainly. Mr. Bean: Oh! I believe
    18 KB (2,864 words) - 12:22, 28 January 2016
  • of Analysis] (1930) Preface for the Student, as quoted by Eli Maor, Trigonometric Delights (2013) I will ask of you only the ability to read English
    12 KB (1,769 words) - 09:29, 13 January 2016
  • applied to astronomy, but had indicated how new methods of analysis like trigonometry might be thence developed. He found however no successors to take up
    22 KB (3,283 words) - 17:34, 4 February 2016
  • instruction. But all the arguments in favor of teaching algebra and trigonometry to advanced students, apply equally to the teaching of the principles
    10 KB (1,587 words) - 18:36, 22 September 2015

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