# Numeration sentence example

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• A decimal system of numeration was used, with numbers going up to io,000.
• With Regard To The Numeration Of The Years Previous To The Commencement Of The Era, The Practice Is Not Uniform.
• 1 It may be added that the double system of accentuation ofthe Decalogue in the Hebrew Bible seems to preserve traces of the ancient uncertainty concerning the numeration.
• 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.
• - 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.
• (v) The rule that the greater number comes first is not universally observed in numeration.
• 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.
• C. Conant, The Number-Concept (1896), gives a very full account of systems of numeration.
• 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.
• The original numeration will be used solely as a guide, and the numbers will not necessarily be rigidly adhered to.
• This method of numeration dates from the time of Guzman Blanco, but the common people adhere to the names bestowed upon the city squares in earlier times.