| John Stillwell - Mathematics - 2004 - 544 pages
...reflections became an all-consuming passion. Fifty years later, Newton recalled the time as follows: **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... | |
| John Stachel - Science - 2001 - 556 pages
...gravitation.1 Here is Newton's own (much later) summary of his accomplishments during this period: 1n **the beginning of the year 1665 I found the Method of approximating series** & the Rule for reducing any dignity [power] of any Binomial into such a series [ie, the binomial theorem].... | |
| Malcolm S. Longair, Professor Malcolm S Longair - Science - 2003 - 569 pages
...the achievement of Albert Einstein in 1905. Over 50 years later, Newton wrote: In the beginning of **1665, I found the method of 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... | |
| Hilde de Ridder-Symoens, Walter Rüegg - Education - 2003 - 720 pages
...Manuel, A Portrait of Isaac Newton (Cambridge, Mass., 1968), 133. 40 Westfall, 'Newton' (note 5), 147. **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... | |
| Richard Olson - Science - 2004 - 292 pages
...mathematics and natural philosophy. Reflecting later on this burst of creative activity, Newton wrote: **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the method...reducing any dignity of any binomial into such a series** [he discovered what we call the binomial theorem]. The same year I found the method of tangents of... | |
| Barton E. Dahneke - Religion - 2006 - 661 pages
...already been stated (winter of 1664-1665) and it was confirmed 50 years later when Newton reminisced **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... | |
| George F. Simmons - Mathematics - 2007 - 355 pages
...riddle of the universe. APPENDIX: NEWTON'S 1714(?) MEMORANDUM OF THE TWO PLAGUE YEARS OF 1665 AND 1666 **In the beginning of the year 1665 I found the Method...approximating series and the Rule for reducing any dignity** [ie, power] of any Binomial into such a series. The same year in May I found the method of Tangents... | |
| Sir James Hopwood Jeans - Physics - 1948 - 364 pages
...approximating series, and the rule for reducing any dignity [ie any power] of any binomial to such a series.f **The same year in May I found the method of tangents of Gregory and Slusius,** * In a MS. quoted in the preface to A Catalogue of the Newton MSS., Portsmouth Collection (Cambridge,... | |
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