Record

Reference numberCLP/1/24
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Responsio ad animadversiones ad Davidis Gregorii Catenariam' [Response to observations of David Gregory's catenary] by unknown author
Date[1699]
DescriptionIn response to a criticism in Acta Eruditorum (1699), the author offers a proof of one of his lemmas relating to the properties of a curve known as catenary. Includes two diagrams in the text.

Subject: Geometry

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Responsio ad animadversionem ad Davidis Gregorii Catenariam, act. Eruditorum lipsiæ. Mense Februarii an. 1699'.

Read to the Royal Society on 24 January 1699.
LanguageLatin
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1699.0076
JBO/10/162
Related records in the catalogueRBO/8/68
CLP/1/24/1
CLP/1/21/2
CLP/1/24/2
CLP/1/24/3
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7998Gregory; David (? 1661 - 1708); astronomer? 1661 - 1708
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