## Ratio Sentence Examples

- From their work it follows that the
**ratio**of the weights of oxygen combined with unit weight of carbon in the two oxides is 1.99995, or with somewhat different data, 1.9996. - The
**ratio**of this to the whole work done by the battery is (C - C')/C, so that the efficiency is increased by diminishing C'. - The Italian local authorities, communes and provinces alike, have considerably increased their indebtedness since 1882, The
**ratio**of communal and provincial debt per inhabitant has grown from 30.79 lire (~1, 4s. - Theoretically for a given outside diameter of core the greatest speed of signalling through a cable is obtained when the diameter of the conductor is 606 (1/,/e) the diameter of the core, but this
**ratio**makes the thickness of the guttapercha covering insufficient for mechanical strength. - 30 be numerically the same as the
**ratio**of the electromagnetic and electrostatic units. - As the House would, at this
**ratio**, have become unmanageably large, the**ratio**, which is first settled by Congress before apportionment, has been raised after each census, as will be seen from the accompanying table. - An ordinary British 10-ton wagon often weighs about 6 tons empty, and rarely much less than 5 tons; that is, the
**ratio**of its possible paying load to its tare weight is at the best about 2 to 1. - Until the Civil War agriculture was about the only important industry in the state, and at the close of the 19th century it was still the leading one; but from 1880 to 11900 the
**ratio**of agriculturists to all inhabitants of the state engaged in some gainful occupation decreased from 75.3 to 64.1%. - The import of the manufactured product from 1875 to 1900 increased at a much greater
**ratio**than that of the raw grain, for whilst in 1875 the former represented less than one-ninth of the total, by 1900 the proportion had risen to nearly one-fourth. - As it uses the Baudot telegraph alphabet it has an advantage in theory over the Wheatstone using the Morse alphabet in regard to the speed that can be obtained on a long telegraph line in the
**ratio**of eight to five, and this theoretical advantage is more or less realized in practice. - The horsepower available at the driving-axle, conveniently called the brake horse-power, is from 20 to 30% less than the indicated horse-power, and the
**ratio**, B.H.P./I.H.P. =E, is called the mechanical efficiency of the steam engine. - The
**ratio**of representation in the Senate is obtained by dividing the total population of the state by thirty-five, the**ratio**in the House by dividing the population by one hundred. - The law of multiple proportions asserts that if two elements form more than' one compound, then the weights of the one element Law of which are found combined with unit weight of the other multiple in the different compounds, must be in the
**ratio**of two propor or more whole numbers. - In a series of repetitions of the experiment, by different observers, the following numbers were obtained for the
**ratio**of the copper in the two chlorides: 1.98, 1.97, 2.03, 2.003, the mean value being 1.996. - It will be noticed that the difference between the greatest and least hourly values is, in all but three winter months, actually larger than the mean value of the potential gradient for the day; it bears to the range of the regular diurnal inequality a
**ratio**varying from 2.0 in May to 3.6 in November. - The
**ratio**of voters to qualified electors tends to increase; it is highest in Campania, Basilicata and in the south generally; the lowest percentages are given by Einilia and Liguria. - The practice of " polypharmacy," or the use of a large number of ingredients in prescriptions, which was common in the middle ages, was greatly due to the view enunciated by Alkekendo, and held by one of the Arabian schools of medicine: that the activity of medicine increases in a duplicate
**ratio**when compounded with others; and it was only in the first half of the 18th century that the practice was altogether discontinued in the pharmacopoeias, although the theory was shown to be incorrect by Averroes in the 12th century. - The
**ratio**between these two coast-lines represents the " coastal development " of any region. - With an eye to the future, he published their
**Ratio**disciplinae, collected money for the "Hidden Seed" still worshipping in secret in Moravia, and had his son-in-law, Peter Jablonsky, consecrated a bishop, and Peter passed on the succession to his son Daniel Ernest Jablonsky. - But an American car with a capacity of 10o,000 lb may weigh only 40,000 lb, and thus the
**ratio**of its capacity to its tare weight is only about 5 to 2. - Only when we have admitted the conception of the infinitely small, and the resulting geometrical progression with a common
**ratio**of one tenth, and have found the sum of this progression to infinity, do we reach a solution of the problem. - In water and in ethylene experiment shows that 8 parts by weight of oxygen and 6 parts of carbon, respectively, are in union with one part of hydrogen; also, if the diagrams are correct, these numbers must be in the
**ratio**of the atomic weights of oxygen and carbon. - The whole of the lead and sulphur of the sulphide was found to be present in the sulphate; in other words, the combining
**ratio**of the lead and sulphur was not altered by the addition of the oxygen. - This result was apparently confirmed by some independent experiments, but it Is very far from the truth, for it is now known that the actual
**ratio**, or factor as it is commonly called, of the velocity of the wind to that of the cups depends very largely on the dimensions of the cups and arms, and may have almost any value between two and a little over three. - This latter gives the
**ratio**of the length of the working periods to the whole time; e.g. - On 21 referenda, io being questions of license, the
**ratio**of actual to registered voters ranged on the latter from 57.00 to 75.38% (mean 67.15), and on other referenda from 75.6 3 t o 33.4 0 (mean 61.39), - the mean for all, 64.18. - The cultivation of the vine prevails far more in the province of Cagliari than in that of Sassari, considerable progress having been made both in the extent of land under cultivation and in the
**ratio**of produce to area. - Its
**ratio**of specific heats has very nearly the ideal value 1 666, appropriate to a monatomic molecule. - A law passed on the 22nd of March 1900 gave a B a, special impulse to this form of enterprise by fixing the
**ratio**r naze. - But the number of scholars has considerably increased, and shows a
**ratio**superior to the general increase of the population. - The
**ratio**of local electors to population is in Piedmont 79%, but in Sicily less than.