The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Thus Descartes could construct an atomic theory without atoms in the classical
sense. Although this theory as such has not been of great value for the scientific
atomic theory of modern times, its general tendency was not without importance.
Multiple-prediction theory. Generalizations of the above limited accomplishments
are tantalizing to mathematicians. If animals, and man in particular, are viewed,
even in part, as automata with varying degrees of accomplishment and success ...
The term probability space is precisely defined in the article PROBABILITY,
THEORY OF. It might appear that an affirmative answer to the above question is
not striking if simple probability theory alone is considered—that is, a theory of
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