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Էջ 222 - I. That there shall be established at the city of Washington a department of education, for the purpose of collecting such statistics and facts as shall show the condition and progress of education in the several States and Territories, and of diffusing such information respecting the organization and management of schools and
Էջ 222 - be the duty of the commissioner of education to present, annually, to Congress, a report embodying the results of his investigations and labors, together with a statement of such facts and recommendations as will, in his judgment, subserve the purpose for which this department is established. In the first report made by the
Էջ 377 - except their condition and endowment be such as may content the ablest man to appropriate his whole labor and continue his whole age in that function and attendance ; and, therefore, must have a proportion answerable to that mediocrity or competence of advancement, which may be expected from a profession, or the practice of a profession.
Էջ 344 - Essays, 1639, Essay xxix. Of the True Greatness of Kingdoms. Second sense, 'by reason,' or, 'on account of:' ' The Northern tract of the world is in nature the more martial Region: be it in respect of the Stars of that Hemisphere, * * * or of the cold of the Northern parts, which * * * doth make the bodies hardest and the courage
Էջ 335 - viz: If two triangles have two sides and the included angle of the one equal to two sides and the included angle of the other, each to each, the two triangles will be equal in
Էջ 222 - shall be appointed by the President, by the advice and consent of the Senate, a commissioner of education, who shall be entrusted with the management of the department herein established, and who shall receive a salary of $4,000 per annum, and who shall
Էջ 416 - For this reason I prefer contemporary to cotemporary. The general use in words compounded with the inseparable preposition con, is to retain the [n] before a consonant, and to expunge it before a vowel or an [h] mute. Thus we say condiscipline, conjuncture, concomitant; but co-equal, co-eternal, co-incide, coheir. I know but one exception, which is
Էջ 203 - proportion to a pendulum vibrating seconds of mean time, in the latitude of London, in a vacuum, and at the level of the sea, as 36 inches