On the Use of Equivalent Numbers in the Method of Least Squares (Classic Reprint)
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Excerpt from On the Use of Equivalent Numbers in the Method of Least Squares<br><br>It is scarcely necessary to remark, that the subject _is plainly one which is in its nature somewhat vague and insusceptible of rigorous treatment, though it is at the same time interesting from its practical bearings. If no very precise or definite rules for regulating the degree of numerical exactness suited to the discussion of any given problem can be arrived at, it may still be of service to point out the principles which ought to guide the computer in the choice of such limits as shall perfectly meet all reasonable requirements of accuracy, without imposing upon him the unprofitable labor of multiplying the extent and difficulties of calculation, to no useful purpose, and without the remotest prospect of sensibly improving the real value of the results.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.