Construct a subtracting magic square with the first sixteen whole numbers that shall be "associated" by subtraction.
After this a thorough drill in the four arithmetical operations with whole numbers—old and new exercises.
The fractions may not agree, but the whole numbers are the same.
The census is not yet completed, but, from what we hear, we may expect our whole numbers will be nearer four than three millions.
Readiness in the four mathematical operations in whole numbers, decimal numbers, and simple fractions, written and oral.
The above definitions of logarithms, &c., relate to cases in which n and p are whole numbers, and are generalized later.
Meyer had prepared me for the coming storm, when Beethoven should hear of leaving out three whole numbers of the first act.
The 6.3 may also be read directly by using the upper row of figures for the whole numbers, counting the tenths to the left.
Experiment alone can tell us the values of m and n; all that the theory tells us is that they are whole numbers.
This generall way of measuring a triangle is most easie and speedy, where the sides are expressed by whole numbers.
|whole number |
The set of familiar numbers (0, 1, 2, 3, 4, and so on) sometimes called natural numbers or counting numbers. When they are called counting numbers, zero is not included.
Note: The whole numbers are also called the positive integers (or the nonnegative integers, if zero is included).