| Paul Carus - Electronic journals - 1914
...to the book of Principles": "I found the Method [of fluxions] by degrees in the years 1665 and 1666. **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the method...fluxions, and the next year in January had the theory of** colors, and in May following I had entrance into the inverse method of fluxions. And the same year... | |
| Charles Coulston Gillispie - Science - 1960 - 562 pages
...discovery: I found the Method [of fluxions — ie the calculus] by degrees in the years 1665 and 1666. **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the method...reducing any dignity of any Binomial into such a series** [ie he had formulated the Binomial Theorem]. The same year in May I found the method of tangents of... | |
| Alfred Rupert Hall - Science - 2002 - 356 pages
...passage referring back to the days when Newton was twenty-three or -four years old, that is, to 1665-6: **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the method...approximating series and the rule for reducing any dignity** [power] of any binomial into such a series. The same year in May I found the method of tangents of... | |
| Richard S. Westfall - Biography & Autobiography - 1983 - 908 pages
...connection with the calculus controversy about fifty years later, Newton mentioned the plague years again. **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the Method of approximating series** & the Rule for reducing any dignity of any Binomial into such a series. The same year in May I found... | |
| George Gamow - Science - 1988 - 338 pages
...words: In the beginning of 1665 I found the ... rule for reducing any dignity [power] of binomial to **a series.* The same year in May I found the method of tangents** . . . and in November the direct method of Fluxions [ie, the elements of what is now known as differential... | |
| Richard S. Westfall - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 328 pages
...plague years again. In the beginning of the year 1 665 I found the Method of approximating series & **the Rule for reducing any dignity of any Binomial...year in May I found the method of Tangents of Gregory** & Slusius, & in November had the direct method of fluxions & the next year in January had the Theory... | |
| Alfred Rupert Hall - Science - 1981 - 379 pages
...Holy Orders. The way was clear for science. Newton wrote of his active rustication many years later : **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the Method of approximating series** & the rule for reducing any dignity of any Binomial into such a series. The same year in May I found... | |
| Sadri Hassani - Mathematics - 2000 - 659 pages
...words: In the beginning of 1665 I found the ... rule for reducing any dignity [power] of binomial to **a series. '^ The same year, in May, I found the method of tangents** . . . and in November the direct method of Fluxions [the elements of what is now called differential... | |
| Michael Shermer - Science - 2001 - 368 pages
...surprisingly, from Newton himself, and most later writers quote Newton's own manuscript description: **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the Method of approximating series** & the Rule for reducing any dignity of any Binomial into such a series. The same year in May I found... | |
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