# How to use *Ratios* in a sentence

In the former year the

**ratios**were 40.2 and 41.5, in the latter 41-6 and 427%.He discovered that gases always combined in volumes having simple

**ratios**, and that the volume of the product had a simple ratio to the volumes of the reacting gases.If in (21) we imagine that x, y, I denote infinitesimal rotations of a solid free to turn about a fixed point in a given field of force, it appears that the three normal modes consist each of a rotation about one of the three diameters aforesaid, and that the values of in are proportional to the

**ratios**of the lengths of corresponding diameters of the two quadrics.The earlier methods proposed were, like those of Briggs, purely arithmetical, and for a long time logarithms were regarded from the point of view indicated by their name, that is to say, as depending on the theory of compounded

**ratios**.The oxygen and hydrogen, for example, into which water may be resolved are not in strictness indifferent one to the other, since both are members of an order regulated according to laws of combination in definite

**ratios**.AdvertisementIf now the assemblage be brought into any other position relative to the earth, without alteration of the mutual distances, this is equivalent to a rotation of the directions of the forces relatively to the assemblage, the

**ratios**of the forces remaining unaltered.The velocities referred to are the velocities of the various points of the body in any imagined motion of the body through the position in question; they obviously bear to one another the same

**ratios**as the corresponding infinitesimal displacements.Hence these three forces will be concurrent, and their

**ratios**wifi be given by a triangle of forces.In any general dynamical equation the dimensions of each term in the fundamental units must be the same, for a change of units would otherwise alter the various terms in different

**ratios**.For any particular root, the equations (5) determine the

**ratios**of the quantities Af, A1,.AdvertisementThe amplitudes of oscilla Ia tion of the various particles have definite

**ratios**to one another, and the phases are in agreement, the absolute amplitude (depending on C) and the phase-constant () being alone arbitrary.For the condition of equilibrium of forces not parallel is that they shall be represented in direction and magnitude by the sides and diagonals of certain parallelograms, and of parallel forces that they shall divide certain straight lines in certain

**ratios**; and the parallel projection of a parallelogram is a parallelogram, and that of a straight line divided in a given ratio is a straight line divided in the same ratio.It is required to find the

**ratios**of those angular velocities.The comparative motion of the first driver and last follower is obtained by combining the proportions expressing by their terms the velocity

**ratios**and by their signs the directional relations of the several elementary combinations of which the train consists.These velocity

**ratios**are known by the construction of the mechanism, and are independent of the absolute speed.AdvertisementSpherical aberration and changes of the sine

**ratios**are often represented graphically as functions of the aperture, in the same way as the deviations of two astigmatic image surfaces of the image plane of the axis point are represented as functions of the angles of the field of view.Also most fractions cannot be expressed exactly as decimals; and this is also the case for surds and logarithms, as well as for the numbers expressing certain

**ratios**which arise out of geometrical relations.Divide SX internally at A and externally at A', so that the

**ratios**SA/AX and SA'/A'X are each equal to the eccentricity.He needs to calculate the leverage

**ratios**.Nitrogen and carbon isotope

**ratios**in human bone collagen, for instance, tell us about diet.AdvertisementTo get significantly higher compression

**ratios**, a lossy compression method, such as JPEG, is required.The use of alloy brings thoughts of benefits from being able to run higher compression

**ratios**.A future of controlled fertility and rapidly changing roles of women make projections of sex

**ratios**highly conjectural.First old-age dependency

**ratios**are misleading an aging society by definition has a much smaller proportion of children to support.Research projects typically involve interdisciplinary teams where we provide expertise in diatom analysis or the use of isotope

**ratios**in diatom analysis or the use of isotope**ratios**in diatoms.AdvertisementIn this article we use a simple framework to examine how these two

**ratios**should behave in long-run equilibrium.The

**ratios**greatly exceed findings around ' non-combustion ' urban sites.A sports gearshift linkage for the Getrag 5-speed manual gearbox provides crisp, short throws between

**ratios**.Hazard

**ratios**were calculated using Cox proportional hazard**ratios**were calculated using Cox proportional hazards models that adjusted for potential confounders.Rechargeable electric cells offer a clue, but remain ludicrously inefficient in power to weight

**ratios**when compared to the internal combustion engine.AdvertisementObservational studies have reported odds

**ratios**for women with BV of between 1.4 and 6.9 for these adverse outcomes.Courses were heavily oversubscribed often with

**ratios**of one to ten for each place.Confidence intervals are shown only on the graphs of standardized mortality

**ratios**for deaths in the local areas.You should always consider what assistance you will need and adjust

**ratios**as necessary, depending on your program and meeting place.Cost effectiveness will be assessed using incremental cost effectiveness

**ratios**(ICERs) based on the additional costs incurred per additional informed choice offered.AdvertisementContinuous odds

**ratios**for trend with proximity to sites were estimated.The study will focus on the use of stable isotope

**ratios**to identify trophic positioning between species.The attached spreadsheet gives a list of the best

**ratios**for the three room sizes tested.Beside the He-like triplets, Fe XXI line

**ratios**are used to obtain plasma densities.They desired to assign simple whole numbers to everything -- and in particular they assigned

**ratios**of numbers to musical intervals.AdvertisementThe astonishing variety of

**ratios**in which carbon and hydrogen combine was not at first realized.A point of high practical interest is the ratio of carcase weight to fasted live weight, and in the case of prizewinning carcases these

**ratios**usually fluctuate within very narrow limits.The answer is that though the

**ratios**between the prices of the various grades alter, the prices of all of them move generally together, and that the " futures " of the Exchange at least provide a hedge against the latter movements.The actual values of the topic parameters can then readily be expressed in terms of the elements of the crystals (the axial

**ratios**and angles), the density, and the molecular weight (see Groth, Physikalische Krystallographie, or Chemical Crystallography).The validity of his fundamental position was impaired by the absence of a well-constituted theory of series; the notation employed was inconvenient, and was abandoned by its inventor in the second edition of his Mecanique; while his scruples as to the admission into analytical investigations of the idea of limits or vanishing

**ratios**have long since been laid aside as idle.AdvertisementA ratio of 48 to is the minimum allowable; better 60 to 75 to 1, and for highly tempered steel ropes

**ratios**of 150 to i or more are desirable.The osculating plane of a stream line in steady motion contains the resultant acceleration, the direction

**ratios**of which are du du, du d i g d g 2 _ dH dx +v dy + dz - 2v?This inexactness may, however, be ignored, since the numbers or

**ratios**in question can generally be obtained to a greater degree of accuracy than the other numbers involved in the calculation (see (ii) (b) below).In the first series of circles, reckoning from the centre the openings are so made as to divide the respective circumferences, on which they are found, in aliquot parts bearing to each other the

**ratios**of the numbers 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20,.These results are for the centre deflections of main girders, but Stone infers that the augmentation of stress for any member, due to causes included in impact allowance, will be the same percentage for the same

**ratios**of live to dead load stresses.AdvertisementHowever, it uses lower quartile house price figures rather than the mean prices used in the

**ratios**analysis.There is a choice of four final-drive

**ratios**for the Meritor rear axle, two for each gearbox.When a solution solidifies, alloys of metals which have a limited mutual solubility may form new phases at certain

**ratios**.Solidity

**ratios**from 0 to 1.0 are in general catered for.In the next section we will consider the longer term solvency

**ratios**.Figure 2. Strontium isotope

**ratios**(87 Sr / 86 Sr) in teeth from three different cows from Vaihingen.The smaller " fluffy " ones however, will often survive entry intact because of their large surface to mass

**ratios**.The

**ratios**of different taxa within the context classes are given in Figs.Adult to Child

**Ratios**- Usually varies by age range of group, more adults are expected per child for the younger ages.Also keep in mind that your waist, hip and thigh

**ratios**can effect the fit of boy shorts.This type of technology offers higher contrast

**ratios**, which give you a larger range of colors.If the bag doesn't list the

**ratios**, you can phone the company and get more details.Adjustments of the ingredient

**ratios**to match personal preferences are encouraged.She experimented with different

**ratios**of the four herbs until she came up with a mixture that worked best.In some school districts with high student-teacher

**ratios**in classrooms, finding the opportunity to cheat is there, not only for one student but sometimes the entire class.Smaller student to teacher

**ratios**indicate more personalized education time with teachers and greater potential for access to an educator.The college system offers over 200 degree and certificate programs, with small student-to-teacher

**ratios**for increased learning opportunities.New quality control methods include testing every thirty minutes during the production process and random sampling of formula

**ratios**.It is a good idea to mix a few drops of each of your chosen oils in different

**ratios**to see which you like the best.Some people just want to dive right in and race without worrying about drag, suspension

**ratios**, and what tires go with what racing surface.So much for the numbers and

**ratios**, I'm beginning to sound like a tour guide or an automaton server; let's get serious.Staffing

**ratios**and qualifications are established in federal guidelines and are checked by local boards or state department.There are also major population differences in skeletal proportions and bone sizes and

**ratios**.The Greek Parthenon is a true example of endless Golden Rectangles that create many Golden

**Ratios**.There are two different

**ratios**that are calculated.If you cook specialty rice each will come with specific cooking instructions, such as water and rice

**ratios**, rinsing and cooking times.Making ice cream to your desired consistency and with the proper

**ratios**of additives takes practice.If they don't have what you need, check with other published sources like Dun & Bradstreet's Industry Norms and Key Business

**Ratios**.By consuming foods in their natural state, you eat the fiber, vitamins, minerals, proteins and fats in proper

**ratios**.A study cited in an article published in the American College of Nutrition claims there is no evidence that the

**ratios**have any influence on reducing insulin response.While the exact

**ratios**are different from one state to another, the ratio means the same thing.To understand these

**ratios**, assume you hit a car that contained three people.A Klingon security officer and a blind engineer increased the crew's 'diversity

**ratios**'.He maintained that, under varying conditions, two substances could combine in an indefinitely large number of different

**ratios**, that there could in fact be a continuous variation in the combining ratio.Berzelius, who, fired with enthusiasm by the original theory of Dalton and the law of multiple proportions, determined the equivalents of combining

**ratios**of many elements in an enormous number of compounds.2 He prosecuted his labours in this field for thirty years; as proof of his industry it may be mentioned that as early as 1818 he had determined the combining**ratios**of about two thousand simple and compound substances.Hero's expressions for the areas of regular polygons of from 5 to 12 sides in terms of the squares of the sides show interesting approximations to the values of trigonometrical

**ratios**.Dividing by (0' - e"), and writing dp/do and dL/do for the limiting values of !the

**ratios**(p' - p")/(o' - o") and (L' - L")/(o' - o"), we obtain the important relations s' - s"+dL/do= (v" - v')dp/do=L/o,..This is the case, for instance, with formulae which involve 7r or trigonometrical

**ratios**.The name logarithm is derived from the words X6 7 wv hp426s, the number of the

**ratios**, and the way of regarding a logarithm which justifies the name may be explained as follows.Stas, from the analysis of pure silver iodate, and by C. Marignac from the determinations of the

**ratios**of silver to iodine, and of silver iodide to iodine; the mean value obtained for the atomic weight being 126.53.Henry Cavendish had before 1773 discovered that glass, wax, rosin and shellac have higher specific inductive capacities than air, and had actually determined the numerical

**ratios**of these capacities, but this was unknown both to Faraday and to all other electricians of his time, since Cavendish's Electrical Researches remained unpublished till 1879.The volume contains also dissertations on Logarithms and on the Limits of Quantities and

**Ratios**, and a few problems illustrative of the ancient geometrical analysis.In these solid solutions, as in aqueous ones, the

**ratios**in which the different chemical substances are present are not fixed or definite, but vary from case to case, not per saltum as between definite chemical compounds, but by infinitesimal steps.The frequency

**ratios**in the diatonic scale are all expressible either as fractions, with i, 2, 3 or 5 as numerator and denominator, or as products of such fractions; and it may be shown that for a given note the numerator and denominator are smaller than any other numbers which would give us a note in the immediate neighbourhood.In the North there was little difference in 1900 in the

**ratios**shown by city and country districts, but in the South the ratio in the latter was almost twice that reported for the former.This Gives A Series Of

**Ratios**5/3, 7/5, 9/7, Ii/9, &C., For I, 2, 3, 4, &C., Atoms In The Molecule, Values Which Fall Within The Limits Of Experimental Error In Many Cases.In most questions of pure statics we are concerned only with the

**ratios**of the various forces which enter into the problem, so that it is indifferent what unit of force is adopted.The totals of passengers killed and injured in train accidents are not separated from those killed and injured from other causes, but

**ratios**are given showing that for four years no passengers were killed in this class.Lines representing efficiency

**ratios**of o 6, 0.5 and 0.4 are plotted on the diagram, so that the efficiency**ratios**corresponding to the various experiments plotted may be readily read off.The treatment of an angle as generated by rotation, the investigation of the relations between trigonometrical

**ratios**and circular measure, the application of interpolation to trigonometrical tables, and the general use of graphical methods to represent continuous variation, all imply an analytical onlook, and must therefore be deferred to this stage.If the data for any of these figures are other than those given above, trigonometrical

**ratios**will usually be involved.Comparing the velocities of sound U i and U2 in two different gases with densities and at the same temperature and pressure, and with

**ratios**of specific heats 'yl, 72, theory gives Ui/U2 = 1/ {71 p 2/72 p i }.Thus may be obtained, either separately or in various combinations, the four notes whose vibrations are in the

**ratios**of the above numbers, and which therefore form the fundamental chord (Cegc 1).From

**ratios**stated before Greek times (35) the series of multiples was --I „ Logarithms of the

**ratios**of arcs to sines from 04 00000 to 0 4.05000, and log sines throughout the quadrant 4 „ Logarithms of the**ratios**of arcs to tangents from 0 4 00000 to 0 4.05000, and log tangents throughout the quadrant 4 The trigonometrical results are given for every hundred-thousandth of the quadrant (to" centesimal or 3" 24 sexagesimal).Logistic or Proportional Logarithms. - The old name for what are now called

**ratios**or fractions are logistic numbers, so that a table of log (a/x) where x is the argument and a a constant is called a table of logistic or proportional logarithms; and since log (a/x) =log a-log x it is clear that the tabular results differ from those given in an ordinary table of logarithms only by the subtraction of a constant and a change of sign.In crystallography, the regular or ordinary dodecahedron is an impossible form since the faces cut the axes in irrational

**ratios**; the "pentagonal dodecahedron" of crystallographers has irregular pentagons for faces, while the geometrical solid, on the other hand, has regular ones.In other spectra such " harmonic "

**ratios**were also discovered, but their search was abandoned when it was found that their number did not exceed that calculated by the laws of probability on the supposition of a chance distribution.He was undoubtedly a clear-sighted and able mathematician, who handled admirably the severe geometrical method, and who in his Method of Tangents approximated to the course of reasoning by which Newton was afterwards led to the doctrine of ultimate

**ratios**; but his substantial contributions to the science are of no great importance, and his lectures upon elementary principles do not throw much light on the difficulties surrounding the border-land between mathematics and philosophy.Suppose that the ratio of 10, or any other particular number, to i is compounded of a very great number of equal

**ratios**, as, for example, 1,000,000, then it can be shown that the ratio of 2 to i is very nearly equal to a ratio compounded of 301,030 of these small**ratios**, or ratiunculae, that the ratio of 3 to I is very nearly equal to a ratio compounded of 477,121 of them, and so on.