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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quent, it is useful to consider the motions of individual particles. A magnetic field
exerts a force on a charged particle only if the particle is moving, the force being
at right angles to both the direction of the field and the direction of particle motion.
For propagation of a transverse wave perpendicular to a magnetic field, two
transverse modes of wave vibration exist. One corresponds to the electric field
oscillating parr allel to the magnetic field. This wave behaves as though there
were no ...
The applications of this theorem, particularly in the field of statistics (q.v.), are
multifold. Extension of probability measure to infinite-dimensional spaces. If two
set functions s, and S? are defined on ft and S3, respectively, it may be said that
Si is ...
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