At noon the day before Grindelwald the thermometer could not have stood at less than 100
It follows, then, that at 320 feet this pressure equals that of 10 atmospheres, of 100
atmospheres at 3,200 feet, and of 1,000 atmospheres at 32,000 feet, that is, about 6 miles; which is equivalent to saying that if you could attain this depth in the ocean, each square three-eighths of an inch of the surface of your body would bear a pressure of 5,600 lb.
There are, then, 40,000 francs for your share, besides the 100
,000 you furnished me to begin with, making in all 1,340,000 francs for your portion.
I daresay that if I had put 100
pounds down in front of him, that man would not have given me such complete information as was drawn from him by the idea that he was doing me on a wager.
He cabled to Capetown offering 100
pounds if the Star Line steamer leaving to-morrow would call for him here.
Indeed, they were expected to do so, for in 1394 we find the Mayor of York ordering the craftsmen "to bring forth their pageants in order and course by good players, well arrayed and openly speaking, upon pain of losing of 100
shillings, to be paid to the chamber without any pardon.
Their length varied between ten and 100
miles, and their width was about 1,600 yards.
They differ, moreover, to a large extent from the indigenes, for out of the 162 genera, no less than 100
genera are not there indigenous, and thus a large proportional addition is made to the genera of these States.
more than 29 stone), but in a mountainous country 100
pounds less; yet with what delicate slim limbs, without any proportional bulk of muscle, these animals support so great a burden
omitting fractions), the side of which is five (7 X 7 = 49 X 100
= 4900), each of them being less by one (than the perfect square which includes the fractions, sc.
He had heard, he said, that no one had ever got a kingfisher's nest out perfect, and that the British Museum, or the Government, or somebody, had offered 100
pounds to any one who could bring them a nest and eggs not damaged.
This was the unhappiest voyage that ever man made; for though I did not carry quite 100
pounds of my new-gained wealth, so that I had 200 pounds left, which I had lodged with my friend's widow, who was very just to me, yet I fell into terrible misfortunes.