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Page 200 - I was so persecuted with discussions arising out of my theory of light, that I blamed my own imprudence for parting with so substantial a blessing as my quiet, to run after a shadow.
Page 12 - With the Mathematical Elements of Music. Designed for the Use of Students in the University. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Crown 8vo. gs. A TREATISE OF MAGNETISM. Designed for the Use of Students in the University.
Page 296 - THEOREM If a straight line falling on two other straight lines, make the alternate angles equal to one another, the two straight lines shall be parallel to one another.
Page 1 - Works by HUGH GODFRAY, MA, Mathematical Lecturer at Pembroke College, Cambridge. A TREATISE ON ASTRONOMY, for the Use of Colleges and Schools.
Page 6 - CHRISTIE— A COLLECTION OF ELEMENTARY TESTQUESTIONS IN PURE AND MIXED MATHEMATICS; with Answers and Appendices on Synthetic Division, and on the Solution of Numerical Equations by Homer's Method. By JAMES R. CHRISTIE, FRS, Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Crown 8vo. 8s. 6d. CLIFFORD— THE ELEMENTS OF DYNAMIC.
Page 16 - GRAY.— THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF ABSOLUTE MEASUREMENTS IN ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM.
Page 11 - DYNAMICS, SYLLABUS OF ELEMENTARY. Part I. Linear Dynamics. With an Appendix on the Meanings of the Symbols in Physical Equations. Prepared by the Association for the Improvement of Geometrical Teaching. 4to. Is.
Page 21 - The formula states that the square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the base and altitude.