# Multiplications Sentence Examples

- The method which Napier terms "Rabdologia" consists in the use of certain numerating rods for the performance of
**multiplications**and divisions. - The second method, which he calls the "Promptuarium Multiplicationis" on account of its being the most expeditious of all for the performance of
**multiplications**, involves the use of a number of lamellae or little plates of metal disposed in a box. - When algebra had advanced to the point where exponents were introduced, nothing would be more natural than that their utility as a means of performing
**multiplications**and divisions should be remarked; but it is one of the surprises in the history of science that logarithms were invented as an arithmetical improvement years before their connexion with exponents was known. - 1890, p. 490) that exp(mldl +m2d2+m3d3+...) = exp (Midi +M2d2+M3d3+...), where now the
**multiplications**on the dexter denote successive operations, provided that pp t exp(MiE+M2 2+M3E3+...) +mlH+m2V+m3S3+..., being an undetermined algebraic quantity. - Where the
**multiplications**on the leftand right-hand sides of the equation are symbolic and unsymbolic respectively, provided that m P4, M P4 are quantities which satisfy the relation exp (M14+Moir+...+Mp4EpnP+...) =1+mic -Fmoif+...+mp,eng+...; where E, n are undetermined algebraic quantities. - (iii.)
**Multiplications**, represented by X, are performed from right to left. - This rule as to using brackets is not always observed, the convention sometimes adopted being that
**multiplications**or divisions are to be performed before additions or subtractions. - R we regard the
**multiplications**as taking place from left to right; and similarly in r A product in which**multiplications**are taken in this order is called a continued product. - By successive
**multiplications**by Ada. - In the course of reducing such expressions as (AB)C, (AB){C(DE)} and the like, where a chain of
**multiplications**has to be performed in a certain order, the**multiplications**may be all progressive, or all regressive, or partly, one, partly the other. - In 1617 he published a small work entitled Rabdologia relating to mechanical methods of performing
**multiplications**and divisions, and in the same year he died. - It is evident that Wittich's prosthaphaeresis could not be a good method of practically effecting
**multiplications**unless the quantities to be multiplied were sines, on account of the labour of the interpolations. - Involution is a direct process, consisting of successive
**multiplications**; the other two are inverse processes. - (v) Commutative Law for
**Multiplications**and Divisions, that**multiplications**and divisions may be performed in any order: e.g. - (v) Commutative Law for
**Multiplications**and Divisions, that**multiplications**and divisions may be performed in any order: e.g. - (vi) Distributive Law, that
**multiplications**and divisions may be distributed over additions and subtractions, e.g. - As the table of antilogarithms is formed by successive
**multiplications**, so the logarithm of any given number is in theory found by successive divisions.