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  • Most of Quinn's numbers carried out four decimal points, such as "44.9064" but others extended as high as six places.
  • The logarithms introduced by Napier in the Descriptio are not the same as those now in common use, nor even the same as those now called Napierian or hyperbolic logarithms. The change from the original logarithms to common or decimal logarithms was made by both Napier and Briggs, and the first tables of decimal logarithms were calculated by Briggs, who published a small table, extending to 1000, in 1617, and a large work, Arithmetica Logarithmica, 1 containing logarithms of numbers to 30,000 and from 90,000 to Ioo,000, in 1624.
  • In 1400, M?dhava of Sañgam?grama calculated pi to thirteen decimal places, that is, 3.1415926535897.
  • At the nike and sources and the reports bennett next decimal place.
  • Your first call should be to the bank to change your money into pre-decimal coinage specially minted for the museum.

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