with the forms of rigid deductive reasoning, and to develop accuracy of statement and the power of logical proof. Considerable time is devoted to the demonstration of original theorems and to the solution of practical problems.
Three hours per week throughout the year.
Solid Geometry. Wentworth's Solid Geometry.
Two hours per week throughout the year, or equivalent.
Trigonometry I. Formulae for Trigonometric functions with graphic illustration, Cartesian ordinates and abscissa, solution of right triangle with and without logarithmic tables, Goniometry and solution of oblique triangle, study of rhumb line and middle latitude navigation.
Trigonometry II. Spherical Trigonometry, Napier's Analogies, Gauss's Equations, solution of right and oblique spherical triangles, application to astronomical calculations, and if possible some field work with surveyor's compass will be required.
Three recitations a week during the year will enable a student to complete both courses.
Ancient History. The work of this course is based on original documents and extracts from contemporaneous writers. While the ground usually gone over in Ancient