## Cotes Sentence Examples

- A chart, in French, is called carte hydrographique, marine or des
**cotes**; in Spanish or Portuguese carta de marear, in Italian carta da navigare, in German Seekarte (to distinguish it from Landkarte), in Dutch Zeekaart or Paskaart. - For example, a pair of equal opposite vortices, moving on a line parallel to a plane boundary, will have a corresponding pair of images, forming a rectangle of vortices, and the path of a vortex will be the
**Cotes**' spiral r sin 20 = 2a, or x-2+y-2=a-2; (io) this is therefore the path of a single vortex in a right-angled corner; and generally. - If the angle of the corner is jr/n, the path is the
**Cotes**' spiral r sin n0=na. - As a mathematician, he was the only Englishman after Sir Isaac Newton and Roger
**Cotes**capable of holding his own with the Bernoullis; but a great part of the effect of his demonstrations was lost through his failure to express his ideas fully and clearly. - ROGER
**COTES**(1682-1716), English mathematician and philosopher, was born on the 10th of July 1682 at Burbage, Leicestershire, of which place his father, the Rev. Robert**Cotes**, was rector. - This work included the "Logometria," the trigonometrical theorem known as "
**Cotes**' Theorem on the Circle" (see TRIGONOMETRY), his theorem on harmonic means, subsequently developed by Colin Maclaurin, and a discussion of the curves known as "**Cotes**' Spirals," which occur as the path of a particle described under the influence of a central force varying inversely as the cube of the distance. - In 1738 Dr Robert Smith published
**Cotes**' Hydrostatical and Pneumatical Lectures, a work which was held in great estimation. - The exceptional genius of
**Cotes**earned encomiums from both his contemporaries and successors; Sir Isaac Newton said, "If Mr**Cotes**had lived, we should have known something." **Cotes-du-Nord**>>- Treguier, a port of western France, in the department of
**Cotes-du-Nord**, 36 m. - In this belief he differed from his pupil, Roger
**Cotes**, and from most of the great mathematical astronomers of the 18th century, who worked out in detail the task sketched by the genius of Newton. - Besides Napier and Briggs, special reference should be made to Kepler (Chilias, 1624) and Mercator (Logarithmotechnia, 1668), whose methods were arithmetical, and to Newton, Gregory, Halley and
**Cotes**, who employed series. - Of Later Canadian Novelists Mention May Be Made Of Sara Jeannette Duncan (Mrs Everard
**Cotes**, B. **Cotes**(1682-1716), and the various curves obtained are known as**Cotess**spirals.- The subsoils of some of the other districts (
**Cotes**and St Emilion) contain much stone in the shape of flint and quartz. - The Gironde viticultural region is divided into six main districts, namely, Medoc, Sauternes, Graves,
**Cotes**, Entre-deux-Mers and Palus. - Although properly belonging to the
**Cotes**, the St Emilion district is sometimes classified separately, as indeed, having regard to the excellence and variety of its wines, it has a right to be. - The
**Cotes**district consists of the slopes rising from the lower marshy regions to the east of the Garonne and the Dordogne respectively. - The best of the
**Cotes**wines are grown in the St Emilion St reg i on. - Bretagne), known as Armorica until the influx of Celts from Britain, an ancient province and duchy of France, consisting of the north-west peninsula, and nearly corresponding to the departments of Finistere,
**Cotes-duNord**, Morbihan, Ille-et-Vilaine and Lower Loire. - In the 11th and 12th centuries the countship of Penthievre in Brittany (dep. of
**Cotes-du-Nord**) belonged to a branch of the sovereign house of Brittany. - Leibnitz, the Bernoullis, Roger
**Cotes**and others - and so assiduously was it studied that it was sometimes named the "Helen of Geometers."