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Volume 4, 1871
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On the Use of Vulgar Fractions instead of Decimals in the Compilation of Mathematical Tables.

3. “On the Use of Vulgar Fractions instead of Decimals in the Compilation of Mathematical Tables,” by R. J. Pearce. A synopsis of this paper was read by the author, but, owing to its abstract nature, discussion was postponed until the next meeting.