# Tripos Sentence Examples

Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he took a first-class both in the mathematical

**tripos**and in the 2nd part of the moral sciences**tripos**, he remained at Cambridge as a lecturer, and became well known as a student of mathematical philosophy and a leading exponent of the views of the newer school of Realists.The establishment of the classical

**tripos**was in great measure due to his efforts.His Jacobitism had already been betrayed in a

**tripos**speech which brought him into trouble; and he was now deprived of his fellowship and became a non-juror.His marriage while still an undergraduate probably accounted for his low place in the

**tripos**.The reforms in the regulations for degrees in divinity, the formation and first revision of the new theological

**tripos**, the inauguration of the Cambridge mission to Delhi, the institution of the Church Society (for the discussion of theological and ecclesiastical questions by the younger men), the meetings for the divinity faculty, the organization of the new Divinity School and Library and, later, the institution of the Cambridge Clergy Training School, were all, in a very real degree, the result of Westcott's energy and influence as regius professor.He was educated at Eton and at King's College, Cambridge, of which he became fellow and tutor, graduating fourth in the classical

**tripos**of 1860.At the Cambridge

**tripos**(as described by Jebb in 1774, Remarks, &c., pp. 20-31) the first twenty-four candidates were also selected by a preliminary test; they were then divided further into " wranglers" (the disputants, par excellence) and Senior Optimes, the next twelve on the list being called the Junior Optimes.These names have in the mathematics

**tripos**survived the procedure.The standard of examinations was raised in Cambridge at an earlier date than at Oxford, and in the 18th century the

**tripos**" established the reputation of Cambridge as a School of Mathematical Science."It was only between 1830 and 1840 that the standard of the

**tripos**became a high one.AdvertisementThe " senior wrangler " was the first candidate in order of merit in the first part of the mathematical

**tripos**.Perhaps his popularity and many-sidedness militated against his academical success; at any rate he only obtained, to his chagrin, a second class in the History

**Tripos**.In 1850 Hort took his degree, being third in the classical

**tripos**, and in 1852 he became fellow of his college.His name appears fourth in the

**Tripos**list for 174 8 - 1 749; and in '755 he was moderator in that examination.Though he did not compete in the mathematical

**tripos**, he acquired a great reputation at the university.AdvertisementIn 1825 he gained a Trinity scholarship. De Morgan's love of wide reading somewhat interfered with his success in the mathematical

**tripos**, in which he took the fourth place in 1827.He was educated at the Victoria College, Stellenbosch, at the Cape University, and then went to Christ's College, Cambridge, where he took a " double first " in the Law

**Tripos**in 1894.The Mathematical

**Tripos**includes Computational Project courses which train students to solve analytically intractable mathematical problems using computers.In January of the following year he was placed seventh in the advanced papers of the

**Tripos**.Before he sat the Natural Science

**Tripos**in 1881 he suffered a tragedy when his brother Dante died suddenly.AdvertisementIn his third year his health broke down, and he was thus unable to present himself for honors in the mathematical

**tripos**.He is the main lecturer in economic history in Part I of the undergraduate

**tripos**.In 1901-1902, she achieved a first in both parts of the natural sciences

**tripos**at the University of Cambridge.Teaching Interests Ruehl lectures on the history of political thought since c. 1890 in part II of the History

**tripos**.He did not study economics until his third year at Cambridge where it was required as part of the moral sciences

**tripos**.AdvertisementThis contains a very thorough study of the mathematics

**tripos**in the 19th century.Assessment and Examination For the first two years undergraduates sit

**tripos**examinations at the end of the Easter Term.**Tripos**Question too long Final question on PDW 's course felt to be far too long.Details of the

**tripos**papers may be found in the Cambridge University Guide to Courses.In particular, there was a major change to the structure of the diploma and

**tripos**course around 1988.Please note that certain classes of material, particularly journals and

**tripos**projects may not be borrowed.