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Mathematics

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 195 Collections and/or Records:

Methodus Halleiana inveniendi logarithmum, 1697

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [106]
Scope and Contents Halley's method for finding logarithms. A pair of jottings in English as well.
Dates: 1697

Methodus Jacobi Fenton de Quadraturis, c1696

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [203]
Scope and Contents Fenton on quadrature, with a passing reference to Tchirnhausen, in Gregory's hand.
Dates: c1696

Methodus reducandi Quadraturas omnium figurarum ad Quadraturam Parabola, 1688

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Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [95]
Scope and Contents A development of one of Barrow's theorems.
Dates: 1688

Methodus tangentium Slusii illustrata a Burchero de Volder, 1691

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [81]
Scope and Contents An exposition of Sluse's general algorithm that allowed one to pass from an equation to its curve to its subtangent. Marginalia in Gregory's hand.
Dates: 1691

Methodus universalis pro inveniendis tangentibus ... hyperbolarum et ellipsium, 2 November 1680

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [120]
Scope and Contents A general proposition from Gregory's Edinburgh tenure.
Dates: 2 November 1680

Minus percepta in Neutoni libro, 1695

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Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [58]
Scope and Contents Corrigenda.
Dates: 1695

Movement and Reciprocity in Geometric figures, c1951

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Identifier: Coll-1310/3/1/5
Scope and Contents Set of lecture notes titled G, regarding Spearman's Theory of Two Factors in relation to mathematical ability, with illustrative diagrams. The other set of notes relates to this, with further illustrative diagrams including the 9 point circle, and a graph regarding both Scottish Mental Surveys. These are mostly written on the back of minutes from the British Psychological Society business for council meeting, 1951, and minutes from...
Dates: c1951

Mr Collins's account of some Math: Works cast in print, after 1683

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [118]
Scope and Contents An exhortation from a publisher for the learned community to step forward and assist with a printing of some of John Collins's more obscure works on mathematics.
Dates: after 1683

Mr Tschirnhaus de tangentibus, c1690

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [31]
Scope and Contents Tschirnhaus on tangents.
Dates: c1690

Mr Tschirnhaus's Rules for Equations, c1690

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [29]
Scope and Contents Tschirnhaus on algebra, in Gregory's hand.
Dates: c1690