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# What did John Napier invent?

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### When did John Napier invent logarithms?

In 1614, John Napier published his invention of logarithms.

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### Why did John Napier invent the Napier's bones?

To have a type of abacus to use.

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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. Andrews.
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### Where did John Napier invent the Napier bones?

Napier's Bones, a system similar to an abacus which assists in
the calculation of products and quotients, and also referred to as
Rabdology, was first mentioned as a new invention by Napier in 1617
in Edinburgh, Scotland.
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### When was John Napier Burnett born?

John Napier Burnett was born in 1899.

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### When did John Napier Burnett die?

John Napier Burnett died in 1989.

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### What year did john napier invented the napier's bone?

in 1614 john Napier invented logarithms and a device called
NAPIER,s bones
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### What mathematics was for Napier?

John Napier was famous for his work with logarithms.

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### What is John Napier Turner's birthday?

John Napier Turner was born on June 7, 1929.

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### When was John Napier Turner born?

John Napier Turner was born on June 7, 1929.

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### What did John Napier discover and when?

John Napier discovered Jupiter when he was three years old!
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### When Did John Napier Mary Agnes Chisholm?

1572 john Napier marries Agnes Chisholm

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### When was John Light Napier born?

John Light Napier was born on 1947-05-16.

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### When was John Napier - primatologist - born?

John Napier - primatologist - was born in 1917.

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### What did John Napier make?

logarithmic device called as napier bones

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### What month did Napier john born?

The exact birth month of John Napier is uncertain because it
happened in 1550.
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### When did John Napier - primatologist - die?

John Napier - primatologist - died on 1987-08-29.

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### What was John Napier best known for?

John Napier is best known for discovering logarithms. He also
invented Napier's bones. John Napier was a famous Mathematician
that was born in 1550 and passed away in 1617.
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### How old is John Napier Turner?

John Napier Turner is 86 years old (birthdate: June 7,
1929).

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### What awards did John Napier receive?

John Napier did not receive any at all. He is simply nowadays
noted as the creator of logarithms.
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### The contribution of john Napier in computer?

John Napier contributed to many fields of science and
philosophy. His mathematical
inventions and discoveries laid a considerable part of the
foundation of modern
computer science. Napier University in Scotland is named after
him. The tower in
which he was born - the Tower of Merchiston - lies at the centre
of Napier
University's Merchiston campus [Napier University 2001].
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### What reason let John Napier invent the logarithm?

There was a demand for a huge number of manual calculations to
create tables - many of them for navigational purposes - where
similar calculations needed to be repeated many times.
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### When were Napiers Bones invented?

by John Napier in 1617

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### Who discovered logarithms?

logarithms was discovered by John Napier

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