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Why did John Napier invent logarithms?

Because it made advanced math computations much easier. Even today, we use scientific calculators (or charts if we don't have one available) rather than make certain types of (MORE)
In Pigs

Do pigs eat napier grass?

Napier is a common type of grass in the United States and Canada.  It is also a common ingredient in pig feed.

What did John Napier invent?

John Napier is best known as the discoverer of logarithms. He was also inventor of Napier's Bones. Which were multiplication tables written on strips of wood or bones. The inv (MORE)

Who is Auguste Napier?

Auguste Napier is actually Augustus Y. Napier, who is also referred to as Gus Napier. The following biography comes from HarperCollins Publishers: Augustus Y. Napier was born (MORE)
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What is the function of the napier rod?

The rods in John Napier's invention, known as Napier's Bones, basically contained the columns of a multiplication table. They could be used to multiply, divide, and even extra (MORE)
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Where did John Napier live?

John Napier was born, lived, and died in Edinburgh, Scotland.  Napier is most famous for being the one to invent logarithms. He  attended school at the University of St. And (MORE)

Facts about art deco in napier?

The art deco in napier is one of the most beautiful places in the world!! You can go there for a small fee with your family and you can go to a sanctuary and watch monkeys hav (MORE)