## Numeration Sentence Examples

- A decimal system of
**numeration**was used, with numbers going up to io,000. - At present, both in N and B, Hebrews is placed after 2 Thess., but in B there is also a continuous
**numeration**of sections throughout the epistles, according to which I to 58 cover Romans to Galatians, but Ephesians, the next epistle, begins with 70 instead of 59, and the omitted section numbers are found in Hebrews. - This seems to be in part due to a difference in
**numeration**, but the state suffered heavily from famine in 1896-1897 and 1899-1900. - The medieval Arabians invented our system of
**numeration**and developed algebra. - With Regard To The
**Numeration**Of The Years Previous To The Commencement Of The Era, The Practice Is Not Uniform. - In
**numeration**, indeed, uniformity was not attained till at least the 2nd century of the Christian era. **Numeration**was at a low level, based on counting fingers on one hand only, so that the word for man (puggana) stood also for the number 5.- Arithmetic is supposed to deal with cardinal, not with ordinal numbers; but it will be found that actual
**numeration**, beyond about three or four, is based on the ordinal aspect of number, and that a scientific treatment of the subject usually requires a return to this fundamental basis. - The representation of numbers by spoken sounds is called
**numeration**; their representation by written signs is called notation. - The systems adopted for
**numeration**and for notation do not always agree with one another; nor do they always correspond with the idea which the numbers subjectively present. - This may have been due to one or both of two causes; a primitive tendency to refer numbers, in
**numeration**, to the nearest large number (§ 24 (iv)), and the difficulty of perceiving the number of a group of objects beyond about three (§ 22). - The use of the denary scale in notation is due to its use in
**numeration**(§ 18); this again being due (as exemplified by the use of the word digit) to the primitive use of the fingers for counting. - The number ten having been taken as the basis of
**numeration**, there are various methods that might consistently be adopted for naming large numbers. - (iii) Names might be given to the successive powers of ten, up to the point to which
**numeration**of ones is likely to go. - - Although
**numeration**and notation are both ostensibly on the denary system, they are not always exactly parallel. - (iv) Even beyond twenty, up to a hundred, the word ten is not used in
**numeration**, e.g. - Other Methods of
**Numeration**and Notation. - The
**numeration**was in the denary scale, so that it did not agree absolutely with the notation. - Here we must bear in mind that Hebrew
**numeration**always includes the day which is the terminus a quo as well as that which is term. - Discrepancies between
**Numeration**and Notation. - The principle of subtraction from a higher number, which appeared in notation, also appeared in
**numeration**, but not for exactly the same numbers or in exactly the same way; thus XVIII was two-from-twenty, and the next number was onefrom-twenty, but it was written XIX, not IXX. - In other words, the denary scale, though adopted in notation and in
**numeration**, does not arise in the corresponding mental concept until we get beyond too. - Addition is the process of expressing (in
**numeration**or notation) a whole, the parts of which have already been expressed; while, if a whole has been expressed and also a part or parts, subtraction is the process of expressing the remainder.