ordinal number

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the number designating place in an ordered sequence

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What are the lowest and highest digits and cardinal and ordinal numbers in alphanumeric value (scoring each letter as its alphabetical position, eg, Z=26)?
The entry begins with the identification of three types (A, B, C), and then moves on to the mint and year of specific coins of this period, where we encounter eight different ordinal numbers (1, 2, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 6, 6a), each of which is linked to unique combinations of types, metal, mint, and year.
11) Citing Dedekind (1888), Kronecker (1887), and von Helmholtz (1887) as authorities, he asserted that among the mathematicians of his day, ordinal numbers [Ordnungszahlen], not cardinal ones [Kardinalzahlen], embodied the "primary manifestation" of the concept of number.
Because then it was not known yet that the ordinal number of each element characterizes its charge, it was simply the case that an element possessing a minimal mass was allowed to be designed as No.
11) ensure that, on the route, the immediate successor of the vertex with ordinal number [y.
32) that in the class of all equipotent sets to A, there exists an ordinal number and, the smallest such ordinal number, which is called the initial ordinal number of the equipotent class ([1] p.
5) the method of multiple objectives based on cardinal numbers is more robust than this one based on ordinal numbers: an ordinal number is one that indicates order or position in a series, like first, second, etc.
Data collected for each article were number of authors, ordinal number of the corresponding author, type of study described (categorized as one of the following: prospective-interventional, prospective-observational, retrospective, retrospective-database, cadaveric, animal, simulation/modeling, survey/questionnaire, review article, case report/series, visual diagnosis, or other), whether the described study was a multicenter trial, whether authorship listed or included a "study group," and whether any author was also an editor of the journal.
Evaluation of the visual information which best identify the packed product EXPERTS OBJECTS Examinees, mark Ordinal number Text Image Colour 1.
Then switch to the ordinal number version of the same song.
It also provides new support for hierarchical client management group structures and advanced auto-creation functionality as well as a new data aging query option which allows data aging policies based on time as well as a version's ordinal number.
19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at EDC and SRI International have found that children who used media content from PBS KIDS' series PEG + CAT showed improvement in critical math areas involving ordinal numbers, spatial relationships, and 3-D shapes.
It uses explanations and examples to discuss how to use cardinal and ordinal numbers in Arab, with entries packing in descriptions in English and examples in Arabic.
The e-book is 105 pages that teach children 4-6 years old the alphabet, ordinal numbers, and basic sign language.