# Convergent Sentence Examples

Note that the funnel in Figure 4 is also a

**convergent**nozzle.Every even

**convergent**is greater than every odd**convergent**; every odd**convergent**is less than, and every even**convergent**greater than, any following**convergent**.There is nearly always an arrangement to observe the preparation first in

**convergent**light and then in parallel polarized light.**Convergent**beam electron diffraction In many materials, the crystal structure of minority phases is not known.The acute bisectrix of the optic axes never deviates from the normal to the basal plane by more than a degree or two, hence a cleavage flake of mica will always show an optic figure in

**convergent**light when placed on the stage of a polarizing microscope.AdvertisementStandard intelligence tests measure

**convergent**thinking, which is the ability to come up with a single correct answer.But, while Robertson was in some measure the initiator of a movement, Prescott came to his task when the range of information was incomparably wider and when progress in sociologic theory had thrown innumerable

**convergent**lights upon the progress of events.The mean brightness varies as .51; and the integral f J02(z)zdz is not

**convergent**.The Japanese attack was

**convergent**, but there was no room for envelopment; the Russian position moreover was " all-round " and presented no flanks, and except for the enfilade fire of the Japanese and Russian gunboats in the shallow bays on either side the battle was locally at every point a frontal attack and defence.On the 25th of August the 2nd and 4th Armies from Haicheng and the 1st Army from the Yin-tsu-ling and Yu-shu-ling began the last stage of their

**convergent**advance.AdvertisementIt follows from this property of the function that we cannot have for log x a series which shall be

**convergent**for all values of x, as is the case with sin x and cos x, for such a series could only represent a uniform function, and in fact the equation log(I +x) =x -",, x2 +3x 3 -4x 4 + is true only when the analytical modulus of x is less than unity.The resemblance shows various grades of completeness; and the

**convergent**mimics may be themselves noxious, or edible and innocuous.The outermost hyphae may even put forth thinner hyphae, radiating into the soil like root-hairs, and the

**convergent**tips may be closely appressed and so divided by septa as to resemble the root-apex of a higher plant (Armillaria mellea).It is doubtful whether the

**convergent**action of the streams has been the sole agency in the erosion of these striking cavities, or whether snow and glacier-ice have had a share in the work.If then the objective tube is directed to any star, the

**convergent**beam from the object-glass is received by the plane mirror from which it is reflected upwards along the polar axis and viewed through the hollow upper pivot.AdvertisementThe general continued fraction al is evidently equal,

**convergent**by**convergent**, to the continued fraction X 2 b 2 X2X3b3 x3%4b4 a1+ A2a2 + X + XEvery

**convergent**is nearer to the value of the whole fraction than any preceding**convergent**.Every

**convergent**is a nearer approximation to the value of the whole fraction than any fraction whose denominator is less than that of the**convergent**.The difference between the continued fraction and the nth

**convergent**is less than, and greater than a n+2 These limits qn may be replaced by the following, which, though not so close, are simpler, viz.If we suppose alb to be converted into a continued fraction and p/q to be the penultimate

**convergent**, we have aq-bp= +1 or -1, according as the number of convergents is even or odd, which we can take them to be as we please.AdvertisementIn the case of a recurring continued fraction which represents N, where N is an integer, if n is the number of partial quotients in the recurring cycle, and pnr/gnr the nr th

**convergent**, then p 2 nr - Ng2nr = (- I) nr, whence, if n is odd, integral solutions of the indeterminate equation x 2 - Ny 2 = I (the so-called Pellian equation) can be found.In this case the sum to n terms of the series is equal to the nth

**convergent**of the fraction.Its n th

**convergent**is not equal to the sum to n terms of the series.Lambert for expressing as a continued fraction of the preceding type the quotient of two

**convergent**power series.The optic figure seen in

**convergent**polarized light through a section cut parallel to the plane of symmetry of a borax crystal is symmetrical only with respect to the central point.AdvertisementThe two legs of a parabolic branch may converge to ultimate parallelism, as in the conic parabola, or diverge to ultimate parallelism, as in the semi-cubical parabola y 2 = x 3, and the branch is said to be

**convergent**, or divergent, accordingly; or they may tend to parallelism in opposite senses, as in the cubical parabola y = x 3 .Man and monkeys alone possess parallel and

**convergent**vision of the two eyes, while a divergent, and consequently a very widely extended, vision is a prerogative of the lower mammals; squirrels, for instance, and probably also hares and rabbits, being able to see an object approaching them directly from behind without turning their heads.Molar series strongly

**convergent**behind (see Prairie-Marmot).When the waves are

**convergent**and the recipient screen is placed so as to contain the centre of convergency - the image of the original radiant point, the calculation assumes a less complicated form.This being so, it would be premature to disregard the

**convergent**lines of historical evidence which tell against A.D.A continued fraction may always be found whose n th

**convergent**shall be equal to the sum to n terms of a given series or the product to n factors of a given continued product.It is not the quantity but the quality of the anatomical and bionomic characters which determines their taxonomic value, and a few fundamental characters are better indications of the affinities of given groups of birds than a great number of agreements if these can be shown to be cases of isomorphism or heterophyletic,

**convergent**analogy.By separation of real and imaginary parts, C =M cos 27rv 2 +N sin 27rv2 1 S =M sin 27rv 2 - N cos 27rv2 where 35+357.9 N _ 7rv 3 7r 3 v 7 + 1.3 1.3.5.7 1.3.5.7.9.11 These series are

**convergent**for all values of v, but are practically useful only when v is small .It is always possible to find the value of the n th

**convergent**to a recurring continued fraction.