In the end, she made a drastic over-calculation and lost the ground battle.
A certain amount of planning and calculation went into all of her actions.
Even from a distance it was obvious that his calculation was accurate.
For the purpose of avoiding calculation, tables are provided showing the values of the total insulation according to the formula, corresponding to various values of d.
Since heats of formation afford such convenient data for calculation on the above method, they have been ascertained for as many compounds as possible.
According to Hopkinson's calculation, this sample behaved as if 91% of the iron contained in it had completely lost its magnetic property.'
He proposed to apply the same principles to the calculation of the disturbances produced in the rotation of the planets by external action on their equatorial protuberances, but was anticipated by Poisson, who gave formulae for the variation of the elements of rotation strictly corresponding with those found by Lagrange for the variation of the elements of revolution.
Then, provided a r includes the greatest term, it will be found that (A - a)" lies between 0' r and ar+1ï¿½ For actual calculation it is most convenient to write the theorem in the form methods of procedure.
Of other Indian writers mention may be made of Cridhara, the author of a Ganita-sara (" Quintessence of Calculation "), and Padmanabha, the author of an algebra.
Although the matter can be fully treated only upon the basis of a dynamical theory, it is proper to point out at once that there is an element of assumption in the application of Huygens's principle to the calculation of the effects produced by opaque screens of limited extent.
Finally, calculation by statistics (William Farr, Karl Pearson, and others) has been brought into line with other scientific methods: the method is a difficult one, and one full of pitfalls for the unwary, yet when by co-operation of physician and mathematician its applications have been perfected its services will appear more and more indispensable.
A great example of this is the calculation of the mathematical constant pi, or?.
When we consider the costs of all the wrong decisions ever made—a calculation I don't even know how to approach—we will think of it as a diminishing problem receding into the past.
By the government's calculation, about 40 percent of India's population, or half a billion people, are below that level.
It was not calculation that guided her (she did not even for a moment consider what she should do), but all this had long been familiar to her, and now that Anatole had appeared it just grouped itself around him and she wished and tried to please him as much as possible.
Not only on that day, as he rode over the battlefield strewn with men killed and maimed (by his will as he believed), did he reckon as he looked at them how many Russians there were for each Frenchman and, deceiving himself, find reason for rejoicing in the calculation that there were five Russians for every Frenchman.
Pierre heard it plainly, but at that moment he remembered that he had not yet finished reckoning up how many stages still remained to Smolensk--a calculation he had begun before the marshal went by.
The burning of Moscow had cost him, according to the head steward's calculation, about two million rubles.