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  numeral. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
The symbol is a member of a family of marks, such as letters, figures, or words, which alone or in a group represent the members of a numeration system.
The earliest numerical notation used by the Greeks was the Attic system.
The system of Hebrew numerals is a quasidecimal alphabetic numeral system using the letters of the Hebrew alphabet.
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  Greek numerals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Greek numerals are a system of representing numbers using letters of the Greek alphabet.
Starting in the 4th century BC, the Attic numerals were replaced with a quasi-decimal alphabetic system, sometimes called the Ionic numeral system.
This system was probably adapted from Babylonian numerals by Hipparchus c.
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 Ionic - Wikipedia
The Ionic order was developed in the mid-5th century B.C. in Ionia, the western coastlands of Asia Minor which had been settled by the Greeks.
Ionic columns are supported on a base which separates the shaft of the column from the stylobate or platform.
The capital of the ionic column is characterized by a scrolling volute on four corners.
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 Greek numerals - TheBestLinks.com - Ionic numeral system, Astronomer, Arabic numerals, Chinese numerals, ...
Greek numerals are a system of representing numbers using letters of the Greek alphabet.
The alphabetic system operates on the additive principle in which the numeric values of the letters are added together to form the total.
Hellenistic astronomers extended this into a sexagesimal positional numbering system by limiting each position to a maximum value of 59 and including a special symbol for zero, which usually looked like τ with a small circle at the bottom of its descender.
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 Encyclopedia: Greek numerals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Brahmi numerals are an indigenous Indian numeral system attested from the 3rd century BCE (somewhat later in the case of most of the tens).
The system of Hebrew numerals is a quasi-decimal alphabetic numeral system using the letters of the Hebrew alphabet.
The system of Roman numerals is a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, and was adapted from Etruscan numerals.
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 Ionic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Greek and Latin prosody, an Ionic foot is a foot that consists of two long syllables followed by two short (major or greater ionic) or two short followed by two long (minor or smaller ionic).
An Ionic metre is a metre that consists of Ionic feet.
The Ionic numeral system is a certain numeral system with Greek numerals.
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 numeral - Encyclopedia.com
About 3000 BCthe ancient Egyptians began to use a demotic (a simplified cursive style of hieroglyphics) system of numerals based on a decimal system.
The numerals are made up of three symbols: zero (egg shape), one (a dot), and five (a horizontal bar).
Mistakes around the clock: errors in memory for the orientation of numerals.
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 Cyrillic numerals - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The system was used in Russia as late as the 1700s when Peter the Great replaced it with the Arabic system.
The system was quasi-decimal, based on the Ionian numeral system and written with the corresponding graphemes of the Cyrillic alphabet.
Glagolitic numerals worked similarly, except numeric values were assigned according to the native alphabetic order of the Glagolitic alphabet, rather than inherited from the order of the Greek alphabet.
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 Ionic
Ionic can mean from or related to Ionia, the name of the western coast of Asia Minor in the period of ancient Greece.
Ionic Greek, a dialect of the Greek language
In chemistry, ionic is the property of a chemical that its molecules or atoms are ions or are like ions, i.e.
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 Greek numerals -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Greek numerals are a (additional info and facts about system of representing numbers) system of representing numbers using letters of the (The alphabet used by ancient Greeks) Greek alphabet.
The (additional info and facts about alphabetic system) alphabetic system operates on the additive principle in which the numeric values of the letters are added together to form the total.
This system was probably adapted from (additional info and facts about Babylonian numerals) Babylonian numerals by (Greek astronomer and mathematician who discovered the precession of the equinoxes and made the first known star chart and is said to have invented trigonometry (second century BC)) Hipparchus c.
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 Greek numerals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The earliest system of numerals in Greek was acrophonic, operating much like Roman numerals, with the following scheme: Ι = 1, Π = 5, Δ = 10,Η = 100, Χ = 1000, and Μ = 10000.
Starting in the 4th century BC, the acrophonic system was replacedwith a quasi-decimal alphabetic system, sometimes called the Ionic numeral system.
The alphabetic system operates on the additive principle in which the numeric values of the letters are added together to formthe total.
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 Ionic -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
An Ionic metre is a ((prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse) metre that consists of Ionic feet.
The (additional info and facts about Ionic numeral system) Ionic numeral system is a certain (additional info and facts about numeral system) numeral system with (additional info and facts about Greek numerals) Greek numerals.
In (The craft of composing type and printing from it) typography, Ionic type is a (A specific size and style of type within a type family) typeface distinguished by prominent (A short line at the end of the main strokes of a character) serifs and a high degree of legibility.
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 Knock control system for an internal combustion engine - US Patent 6561163   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The knock control system for an internal combustion engine according to claim 2, wherein the variation correction means sets the reference level based on at least one of the average value of knock judgement frequency of all the cylinders and the average value of the control parameter correction amounts of all the cylinders.
Reference numeral 3 denotes an electric current-voltage conversion circuit, which is connected to the ignition coil 2 and generates an ionic current signal, and reference numeral 4 denotes a band-pass filter, which is connected to the electric current-voltage conversion circuit 3 and generates a knock signal.
Reference numeral 5 denotes a waveform shaping circuit, which is connected to the band-pass filter 4 and compares the knock signal from the band-pass filter 4 with a given level to produce a knock pulse.
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 Encyclopedia: Ionic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ionic Greek was a sub-dialect of the so called Attic-Ionic dialectal group of the ancient Greek language, which was itself a member of the Greek branch of Indoeuropean language family.
In literature, meter or metre (sometimes known as prosody) is a term used in the scansion (analysis into metrical patterns) of poetry, usually indicated by the kind of feet and the number of them.
An ion is an elementary particle or system of elementary particles with a net electric charge.
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 Read about Greek numerals at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Greek numerals and learn about Greek numerals here!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Roman numerals are in the West; for ordinary numbers,
The earliest system of numerals in Greek was
acrophonic system was replaced with a quasi-decimal alphabetic system, sometimes called the
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 Read about Ionic at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Ionic and learn about Ionic here!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ionic dialect is any of several related dialects.
prosody, an Ionic foot is a foot that consists of two long syllables followed by two short (major or greater ionic) or two short followed by two long (minor or smaller ionic).
In ancient Greek philosophy, the Ionic school was founded by Thales of Miletus in
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 numeral — FactMonster.com
Their notation included advanced features such as positional notation and they had a symbol for zero before A.D. The numerals are made up of three symbols: zero (egg shape), one (a dot), and five (a horizontal bar).
Roman numerals are expressed by letters of the...
Numerical Prefixes - Numerical Prefixes A prefix is a syllable at the beginning of a word.
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 Greek alphabet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
These lived on in the Ionic numeral system, however, which consisted of writing a series letters with precise numerical values.
Originally there were several variants of the Greek alphabet, most importantly western (Chalcidian) and eastern (Ionic) Greek; the former gave rise to the Etruscan alphabet and thence to the Roman alphabet.
Athens took the Ionic script to be its standard in 403 BC, and shortly thereafter the other versions disappeared.
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 numeral — Infoplease.com
Roman Numerals - Roman Numerals Try our Roman Numeral Challenge.
Rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) select Arabic numerals or visual quantities corresponding to a number of sequentially completed maze......
Researchers have revealed that the ancient Greeks copied the system of alphabetic numerals from an earlier Egyptian counting system.(News)(Brief......
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 Greek numerals : Ionic numeral system   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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 ionic - definition of ionic by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ionic - the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Ionia
Nothing could be more noble in appearance than the central forecourt raised upon the flight of steps, like a king upon his throne, having around it four pavilions at the angles, the immense Ionic columns of which rose majestically to the whole height of the building.
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 Re: css3-lists: Coptic and Ionic Greek from Daniel Yacob on 2002-11-12 (www-style@w3.org from November 2002)
What I have been informed is that with the coptic numerals the lowercase is always used.
This system is defined for all numbers greater than zero.
The suffix for the coptic-numeric numbering systems is a dot.
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 Greek Numerals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The unit fractions were expressed using the same characters as integers, with the addition of a diacritical mark to indicate the fractional nature of that value.
Usage of these marks seems to have varied, but often an acute accent was used immediately after the character (or sometimes after a sum) to mark the numeral or sum as a fraction.
Tod, M.N. "The Alphabetic Numeral System in Attica," BSA 45 (1950), 126-139; reprinted in Ancient Greek Numerical Systems: Six Studies.
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 Egyptian Numeral System on Almondnet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Numeral system The system of Egyptian numerals is a numeral system used in ancient Egypt.
It is a decimal system, written in hieroglyph s.
The Ancient Egyptians wrote using a system of pictures called hieroglyphics.
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 Ionic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ionic has several meanings, which include grecian origins and chemical descriptions.
Ionic can mean from or related to Ionia, the name of the westerncoast of Asia Minor in the period of ancient Greece.
See also: Ionic order (a style in classical architecture), Ionic Greek (a dialect of the Greek language), Ionic numeral system
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 numeral system - OneLook Dictionary Search   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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 P. Wilson TeacherWeb Update Chemical Nomenclatur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Electronegativity is the measure of the attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
Naming binary ionic compounds (using the Roman numeral system where appropriate).
Recognize the formula and name of certain polyatomic ions such as carbonate, sulfate, nitrate, hydroxide, phosphate, and ammonium and use these polyatomic ions for naming and writing the formulas of ionic compounds.
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It will be to your advantage to spend time now to ensure that you can work these numerical and algebraic operations with ease and accuracy.
You are expected to have a calculator that operates with exponential and logarithmic numbers and you must be able to use it with confidence in class, on assignments and exams.
Each class has some characteristic structural feature; i.e., the way in which a group of atoms in the molecules are bonded together.
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