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Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Fluxions, c1780-c1808

Identifier: Coll-204/20
Scope and Contents Volume contains manuscript notes on the calculus.
Dates: c1780-c1808

Scheda D.G. de rotatione globi de percussione orta, 12 February 1695

Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [25]
Scope and Contents David Gregory's solution to Sir Edmund Halley's problem, proposed during Gregory's composition of the "Tract on Fluxions", of finding the rotary motion in a sphere struck by another sphere. (Halley's solution is in Coll-33/Quarto A [7].) It is built on some basic lemmas and includes a reference (possibly after the date given) to proposition 40 of the "Tract on Fluxions".
Dates: 12 February 1695