Pearson Sentence Examples
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Beyond the introduction of the spider line it is unnecessary to mention the various steps by which the Gascoigne micrometer assumed the modern forms now in use, or to describe in detail the suggestions of Hooke, 4 Wren, Smeaton, Cassini, Bradley, Maskelyne, Herschel, Arago, Pearson, Bessel, Struve, Dawes, &c., or the successive productions of the great artists Ramsden, Troughton, Fraunhofer, Ertel, Simms, Cooke, Grubb, Clarke and Repsold.
Here it is right to speak of Karl Pearson as a pioneer of notable importance.
Further references of great value will be found in the works of Bateson and Pearson referred to above, and in the annual volumes of the Zoological Record, particularly under the head " General Subject."
The British warship "Calliope" (Captain Pearson) was in the harbour, but succeeded in getting up steam and, standing out to sea, escaped destruction.Advertisement
Pearson was besieged by the Zulus in 1879, and was laid out in 1883.
In the meantime the right column under Colonel Pearson had reached Eshowe from the Tugela; on receipt of the news of Isandhlwana most of the mounted men and the native troops were sent back to the Natal, leaving at Eshowe a garrison of 1300 Europeans and 65 natives.
An unfinished work, The History of the Theory of Elasticity, was edited and published posthumously in 1886 by Karl Pearson.
He took refuge in St Andrews Castle, where " a wise woman," Alison Pearson, who was ultimately burned for witchcraft, cured him of a serious illness.
Pearson & Sons, Ltd., of London, who also undertook the working of the line when open.Advertisement
All three were the work of an English firm of contractors, the head of which was Sir Weetman Pearson.
Of the three parks, Pearson Park was presented by a mayor of that name in 1860, and contains statues of Queen Victoria and the Prince Consort.
We have here, in this sceptical idealism, the source of the characteristically English form of idealism still to be read in the writings of Mill and Spencer, and still the starting-point of more recent works, such as Pearson's Grammar of Science and James's Principles of Psychology.
In Great Britain Mach's scepticism was welcomed by Karl Pearson to support an idealistic phenomenalism derived from Hume, and by Ward to support a noumenal idealism derived from Lotze.
Nor is Hume yet dethroned, as we see from the works of Karl Pearson and of William James, who, though an American, has exercised a considerable influence on English thought.Advertisement
Karl Pearson (The Grammar of Science, 1892, 2nd enlarged ed., 1900), starting from Hume's phenomenal idealism, has developed views closely allied to Mach's universal physical phenomenology.
What Hume called repeated sequence Pearson calls " routine " of perceptions, and, like his master, holds that cause is an antecedent stage in a routine of perceptions; while he also acknowledges that his account of matter leads him very near to John Stuart Mill's definition of matter as " a permanent possibility of sensations."
These are the views of Mach and of Pearson, as we read them in the latter's Preface.
Nor can we find any difference, except the minute shade that Pearson takes up a position of agnosticism between Clifford's assertion of " mind-stuff " and Mach's denial of things in themselves.
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The conceptions indicated by Galton have been extended and added to by Karl Pearson, who has also developed the theory of chance so as to provide a means of describing many series of complex results in a simpler and more accurate way than was hitherto possible.
The ordinate of the dotted curve which contains its "centre of gravity" has, of course, for its abscissa the "mean" number of glands; the maximum ordinate of the curve is, however, at 2.98, or sensibly at 3 glands, showing what Pearson has called the "modal" number of glands, or the number occurring most frequently.
The variability of structures which are repeated in the body of the same individual (serial homologues) has been studied by Pearson and his pupils with important results.
Thus a series of arrays of beech leaves, gathered, subject to the precautions indicated, from each of loo beech trees in Buckinghamshire by Professor Pearson, gave 16.1 as the mean number of veins per leaf, the standard deviation of the veins in the series being 1.735.
Professor Pearson has measured this correlation.Advertisement
The correlation between undifferentiated sets of serial homologues, produced by a single individual, is the measure of what Pearson has called homotyposis.
Such measurements of fraternal correlation in the lower animal as Pearson and his pupils have at present made give values very close to 2.
This kind of selection, called by Pearson "reproductive" or "genetic" selection, may be measured by finding the correlation between the characters of the individuals which pair and the number of young.
For an attempt to treat the whole problem of differential fertility and assortative mating numerically, see Pearson, The Grammar of Science, 2nd edition, London, 1900.
Pearson has shown that Galton's function has a value of 0.28 for stature of middle-class Englishmen and their wives.
In 1849 Mr Charles Pearson, M.P., moved for a select committee to report upon the best means of securing some uniform system which should be at once punitive, reformatory and self-supporting.
In 1853 Dr Francis and Dr Pearson were appointed a commission to inquire into the malady.
Smith (1882); and The Common Sense of the Exact Sciences, completed by Professor Karl Pearson (1885).
Pollination in cycads has always been described as anemophilous, but according to recent observations by Pearson on South African species it seems probable that, at least in some cases, the pollen is conveyed to the ovules by animal agency.
Additional information has been published by Professor Pearson of Cape Town based on material collected in Damaraland in 1904 and 1906-1907.
In a later paper Pearson considerably extended our knowledge of the reproduction and galnetophyte of this genus.
These researches led to a wide discussion of the sufficiency of the law of uniformly varying stress when applied to horizontal joints as a test of the stability of dams. Professor Karl Pearson showed that the results are dependent upon the assumption that the distribution of the vertical stresses on the base of the structure also followed the law of uniformly varying stress.
On each occasion it was agreed, as appears by entries in the " Conclusion Book " of the college, bearing dates August 7th, 1665, and June 22nd, 1666, and signed by the master of the college, Dr Pearson, that all fellows and scholars who were dismissed on account of the pestilence be allowed one month's commons.
The abrupt ending to the season prompted Adam Pearson to fork out $800,000 on new players.
Oh, and there's Kayleigh Pearson's new boobs too.
Contacts Barrie Pearson is executive chairman of Livingstone Guarantee.
The tower, with its slightly cozy ringing chamber, was added by Pearson in around 1870.
Mantel statistics may turn out significant even if they have values that would seem very low for a Pearson product-moment correlation between two variables.
The abrupt ending to the season prompted Adam Pearson to fork out £ 800,000 on new players.
Pearson's Yard is located off East Street in the village of Swinton, and comprises the former farmstead to Low Farm.
Hope comes in the form of Fergus Pearson, gentle, laid-back and kind - everything her husband isn't.
Mike Parker Pearson and Colin Richards late Neolithic Orcadian houses The Orkney Isles lie off the most northern tip of the British mainland.
The compilation gets its name from Dunn Pearson's ' Groove On Down ' a heavily orchestrated funky disco classic from 1978.
Karl meets Paralympic riders Lee Pearson and Debbie Criddle and watches an extraordinary display of horsemanship in Argentina.
I was next playing seven-up, by Pearson, on my Tenor Horn.
In the year 1570 he was created doctor in divinity by mandate; and, upon the promotion of Dr Pearson to the see of Chester, he was appointed to succeed him as master of Trinity College by the king's patent, bearing the date of the 13th of February 1672.
Among the most important structures produced in repeated series are the reproductive cells; and Pearson points out that if the variability of animals or of plants be supposed to depend upon that of the germ-cells from which they arise, then the correlation between brothers in the array produced by the same parents will give a measure of the correlation between the parental germ-cells, the determination requiring, of course, the same precautions to avoid the effects of differentiation as are necessary in the study of other repeated organs.
I have also been reminded of a passage on the subject in ' Trout Angler 's Angles ' written by Alan Pearson.
That is a much larger question which the Pearson Commission addressed in the 1970s and may well have to be revisited in the future.
I was next playing Seven-up, by Pearson, on my Tenor Horn.
John Laughlin, DDS and Dr. Madelyn Pearson, DDS are dentists in practice at Health Centered Dentistry.
Difficulty gaining weight, diarrhea, and enlarged liver are other signs of Pearson syndrome.
While expensive, Mason Pearson hair brushes are the perfect option for years of grooming.
The work was bitterly attacked by Freeman, whose "extravagant Saxonism" Pearson had been unable to adopt.
Cyril's Lectures may be termed the Pearson on the Creed of the 4 th century.