## Mathematical Sentence Examples

- It has been stated that Napier's
**mathematical**pursuits led him to dissipate his means. - The angle which the earth's axis makes with the plane in which the planet revolves round the sun determines the varying seasonal distribution of solar radiation over the surface and the
**mathematical**zones of climate. - P. Mahaffy, Descartes (1902), with an appendix on Descartes's
**mathematical**work by Frederick Purser; Victor de Swarte, Descartes directeur spirituel (Paris, 1904), correspondence with the Princess Palatine; C. J. - In England, Robert Recorde had indeed published his
**mathematical**treatises, but they were of trifling importance and without influence on the history of science. - We may now investigate the
**mathematical**expression for the disturbance propagated in any direction from a small particle upon which a beam of light strikes. - He was president of the
**mathematical**and physical section of the British Association at Bradford in 1873 and of the London**Mathematical**Society in 18 741876. - With this machine movable type shuttles can be used, and one can have several shuttles, each with a different set of characters--Greek, French, or
**mathematical**, according to the kind of writing one wishes to do on the typewriter. - In 1852 he graduated at Harvard, and became computer to the American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac. He made his name by contributions on
**mathematical**and physical subjects in the**Mathematical**Monthly. - To the public Boole was known only as the author of numerous abstruse papers on
**mathematical**topics, and of three or four distinct publications which have become standard works. - To the Cambridge
**Mathematical**Journal and its successor, the Cambridge and Dublin**Mathematical**Journal, Boole contributed in all twenty-two articles. - The fundamental geographical conceptions are
**mathematical**, the relations of space and form. - In 1852 he graduated at Harvard, and became computer to the American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac. He made his name by contributions on
**mathematical**and physical subjects in the**Mathematical**Monthly. - From 1863 to 1870 he was secretary and recorder to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and in the last year of his life he lectured on
**mathematical**physics at Harvard. - Before applying the solution to a
**mathematical**investigation of the present question, it may be well to consider the matter for a few moments from a more general point of view. - He also made important contributions to the
**mathematical**theory of electrodynamics, and in papers published in 1845 and 1847 established**mathematically**the laws of the induction of electric currents. - The disturbing conditions of will, life and organic forces are eliminated from the problem; he starts with the clear and distinct idea of extension, figured and moved, and thence by
**mathematical**laws he gives a hypothetical explanation of all things. - Scotland had produced nothing, and was perhaps the last country in Europe from which a great
**mathematical**discovery would have been expected. - Napier's three
**mathematical**works are reprinted by N. - His early
**mathematical**and physical papers, written under the name of J. - He won the Ireland scholarship in 1848 and obtained a first class in both the classical and the
**mathematical**schools in 1849. - He was president of the
**mathematical**and physical section of the British Association at Bradford in 1873 and of the London**Mathematical**Society in 18 741876. - To these lists should be added a paper on the
**mathematical**basis of logic, published in the Mechanic's Magazine for 1848. - Only two systematic treatises on
**mathematical**subjects were completed by Boole during his lifetime. - Peacock's original contributions to
**mathematical**science were concerned chiefly with the philosophy of its first principles. - His writings include:
**Mathematical**Investigations in the Theory of Value and Prices (1892); Elements of Geometry (with A. - The above statements, though correct as far as they go, are an imperfect account of the nature of the radiation from a coupled antenna, but a
**mathematical**treatment is required for a fuller explanation. - 1 The
**mathematical**theory of this antenna was given by J. - 24) followed Eratosthenes rather than Aristotle, but with sympathies which went out more to the human interests than the
**mathematical**basis of geography. - Ptolemy used the word geography to signify the description of the whole oekumene on
**mathematical**principles, while chorography signified the fuller description of a particular region, and topography the very detailed description of a smaller locality. - Sebastian Munster, on the other hand, in his Cosmographia universalis of 1544, paid no regard to the
**mathematical**basis of Munster. - Thus early commenced the separation between what were long called
**mathematical**and political geography, the one subject appealing mainly to mathematicians, the other to historians. - (1)
**Mathematical**geography, which deals with the form, size and movements of the earth and its place in the solar system; (2) Moral geography, or an account of the different customs and characters of mankind according to the region they inhabit; (3) Political geography, the divisions according to their organized governments; (4) Mercantile geography, dealing with the trade in the surplus products of countries; (5) Theological geography, or the distribution of religions. - Being especially interested in
**mathematical**science, the father gave his son his first lessons; but the extraordinary**mathematical**powers of George Boole did not manifest themselves in early life. - In the year following his marriage Mendelssohn won the prize offered by the Berlin Academy for an essay on the application of
**mathematical**proofs metaphysics, although among the competitors were Abbt and Kant. - Archimedes died at the capture of Syracuse by Marcellus, 212 B.C. In the general massacre which followed the fall of the city, Archimedes, while engaged in drawing a
**mathematical**figure on the sand, was run through the body by a Roman soldier.