Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without remainder, consists of 365 days ; every year which is so divisible, but is not divisible by 100, of 366 ; every year divisible by 100, but not by 400, again of 365 ; and every year divisible by 400,... Outlines of Astronomy - Strona 540autor: Sir John Frederick William Herschel - 1857 - Liczba stron: 573Pełny widok - Informacje o książce
| sir John Frederick W. Herschel (1st bart.) - 1833
...are denominated from the birth of Christ, according to one chronological determination of that event. **Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without...divisible by 4, consists of 365 days; 1836 of 366; 1800** and 1900 of 365 each ; but 2000'of 366. In order to see how near this rule will bring us to the truth,... | |
| John Frederick William Herschel - 1833 - Liczba stron: 422
...are denominated from the birth of Christ, according to one chronological determination of that event. **Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without...divisible by 100, of 366 ; every year divisible by** 1 00, but not by 400, again of 365 ; and every year divisible by 400, again of 366. For example, the... | |
| John Frederick William Herschel - 1835 - Liczba stron: 396
...are denominated from the birth of Christ, according to one chronological determination of that event. **Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without...divisible by 4, consists of 365 days; 1836 of 366; 1800** and 1900 of 365 each; but 2000 of 366. In order to see how near this rule will bring us to the truth,... | |
| Mrs. L. H. Tyler - 1837 - Liczba stron: 288
...bissextile. The following is the Gregorian rule : " Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without a **remainder, consists of 365 days ; every year which...; and every year divisible by 400, again of 366."** (445.) This adjustment of the Julian calendar is called the Gregorian adjustment, and a calendar regulated... | |
| John Lee Comstock - 1838 - Liczba stron: 256
...year whose number is not divisible by four without remainder, consists of three hundred and sixty-five **days ; every year which is so divisible, but is not divisible by** one hundred without remainder, to consist of three hundred and sixtysix days ; every year divisible... | |
| Denison Olmsted - 1839 - Liczba stron: 276
...afterwards, the following rule was adoped : Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without a **remainder, consists of 365 days ; every year which,...400, again of 365 ; and 'every year divisible by 400,** of 366. Thus the year 1838, not being divisible by 4, contains 365 days, while 1836 and 1840 are leap... | |
| Denison Olmsted - 1839 - Liczba stron: 276
...afterwards, the following rule was adopted : Every year whose number is not divisible by 4 without a **remainder, consists of 365 days ; every year which...400, again of 365 ; and every year divisible by 400,** o/366. * The sextus dies ante Kalendas being reckoned twice, (Bis). Thus the year 1838, not being divisible... | |
| Joshua Toulmin Smith - 1839 - Liczba stron: 122
...commencement of that era, as fixed by Dionysius Exiguus, and now in common use, (see ante, p. 85.) **Every year whose number is not divisible by 4, without...so divisible, but is not divisible by 100, of 366** days ; every year divisible by 100, but not by 400, again of 365; and every year divisible by 400,... | |
| Denison Olmsted - 1841
...ivhose number is not divisible by four, without a remainder, consists of three hundred and sixty-five **days ; every year which is so divisible, but is not divisible by** one hundred, of three hundred and sixty-six; every year divisible by one hundred, but not by four hundred,... | |
| William Ives Budington - 1845 - Liczba stron: 258
...accumulation of errors for the future. The Gregorian rule by which this correction is effected, is as follows: **"Every year whose number is not divisible by 4, without...again of 365 — and every year divisible by 400,** of 366. For example, the year 1845, not being divisible by 4, consists of 365 days; 1848 of 366; 1800... | |
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