## The British Encyclopedia: Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge, Volume 1 |

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Thus , a to denotes the over it is used to express the cubic or bisame as ū thxata

or second power , quadratic

considered as one quan : 64 represents the cube

Thus , a to denotes the over it is used to express the cubic or bisame as ū thxata

or second power , quadratic

**root**, & c . of any quantity ; thus or square , of a toconsidered as one quan : 64 represents the cube

**root**of 64 , or 4 , tity ; and a tol ... Page

To extract the square

quantity . - 4 ab3 + 64 . a + 2ab + b2 ( a + b EVOLUTION , or the extraction of

...

To extract the square

**root**of a compound Hence , a D ] * = a4 - 4 a36 + 6 abquantity . - 4 ab3 + 64 . a + 2ab + b2 ( a + b EVOLUTION , or the extraction of

**roots**, is the method of determining a quantity which 2a + b ) 2 ab +62 raised to a...

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To extract the square

dimensions . In any equation , quantities may be transposed from one side to the

other , if their signs be changed , and the two sides will still be equal . Let r + 10 =

15 ...

To extract the square

**root**of 1 + 1 . quantity be n , it is called an equation of *dimensions . In any equation , quantities may be transposed from one side to the

other , if their signs be changed , and the two sides will still be equal . Let r + 10 =

15 ...

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Let 22 12 x + 35 = 0 ; to find ... square is obtained by the preceding rules ; By

transposition , x ? - 12 r = -35 , and by extracting the square

the square of 6 to both sides of the sides , the quantity itself is found . equation ...

Let 22 12 x + 35 = 0 ; to find ... square is obtained by the preceding rules ; By

transposition , x ? - 12 r = -35 , and by extracting the square

**root**on both addingthe square of 6 to both sides of the sides , the quantity itself is found . equation ...

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The radish and carrot rishment through their elementary tubes . have spindle -

shaped

tubetheir flowering they may live several years rosa , a very important sort ,

appears ...

The radish and carrot rishment through their elementary tubes . have spindle -

shaped

**roots**, producing numerSea - weeds ... A tuberous or knobbed**root**,tubetheir flowering they may live several years rosa , a very important sort ,

appears ...

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