Articles during this ebook disguise quite a lot of vital subject matters in arithmetic, and are in keeping with talks given on the convention commemorating the a hundred and fiftieth anniversary of Washington collage in St. Louis. the quantity is prefaced via a quick historical past of the Washington college division of arithmetic, a roster of these who bought the PhD measure from the dept, and a listing of the Washington collage division of arithmetic college because the founding of the college.

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