| Sir Norman Lockyer - 1886 - Страниц: 666
...with which I have dealt in my inquiry conforms with satisfactory closeness to the " law of error." 1 **have been able to avail myself of the peculiar properties...error." A savage, if he could understand it, would** worship it as a god. It reigns with serenity in complete self-effacement amidst the wildest confusion.... | |
| American Physical Education Association - 1885 - Страниц: 690
...domain of chance or hazards wherever this may extend. Francis Galton, in the work referred to, says: **"I know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the...as the wonderful form of cosmic order expressed by** this Law of Frequency of Error. ' ' The law would have been personified by the Greeks and deified,... | |
| 1886 - Страниц: 574
...centre and a point 2 '4 inches above it, 40 per cent, will fall between the centre and a point 2'4 **inches below it ; in other words 80 per cent, will...following will be of help to those who desire a somewhat** closer idea of the reasoning than I can give in a popular address : — m=mean height of race=68'25... | |
| Sir Norman Lockyer - 1886 - Страниц: 886
...of this work is given, and more is indicated, in the forthcoming memoir to which I have referred.' **I know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the...error." A savage, if he could understand it, would** worship it as a god. It reigns with serenity in complete self-effacement amidst the wildest confusion.... | |
| American Statistical Association - 1889 - Страниц: 460
...parents' deviation. Considering the character of his results, it is not wonderful that Galton O says: **"I know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the...wonderful form of cosmic order expressed by the 'law of** the frequency of error.' The law would have been personified by the Greeks and deified if they had... | |
| Sir Francis Galton - 1889 - Страниц: 282
...more trouble than is needed to divide a line into four equal parts. F Order in Apparent Chaos. — **I know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the...wonderful form of cosmic order expressed by the " Law of** Frequency of Error." The law would have been personified by the Greeks and deified, if they had known... | |
| American Statistical Association - 1889 - Страниц: 516
...parents, deviation. Considering the character of his results, it is not wonderful that Galton says: **"I know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the...wonderful form of cosmic order expressed by the ,law of** the frequency of error." The law would have been personified by the Greeks and deified if they had... | |
| American Association for the Advancement of Physical Education. Meeting - 1890 - Страниц: 490
...domain of chance or hazards wherever this may extend. Francis Gallon, in the work referred to, says'- **"I know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the...as the wonderful form of cosmic order expressed by** this Law of Frequency of Error." The law would have been personified by the Greeks and deified, if... | |
| 1889 - Страниц: 686
...objective natural laws. His enthusiasm for them is unbounded. In his "Natural Inheritance" he says—"I **know of "scarcely anything so apt to impress the imagination as the** " wonderfulformofcosmicorderexpressedbythe 'law of frequency "in error.' The law would have been personified... | |
| Francis Galton - 1894 - Страниц: 288
...more trouble than is needed to divide a line into four equal parts. F Order in Apparent Chaos.—I **know of scarcely anything so apt to impress the imagination...wonderful form of cosmic order expressed by the " Law of** Fre<paency of Error." The law would have been personified by the Greeks and deified, if they had known... | |
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