1742 in science

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List of years in science (table)

The year 1742 in science and technology involved some significant events.

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  1. ^ Crilly, Tony (2007). 50 Mathematical Ideas you really need to know. London: Quercus. p. 37. ISBN 978-1-84724-008-8. 
  2. ^ "Chronograph". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). 1911. Archived from the original on 2011-07-26. Retrieved 2011-10-13. 
  3. ^ Routh, Edward John (1905). The Elementary Part of A Treatise on the Dynamics of a System of Rigid Bodies. London: Macmillan. 
  4. ^ Ferguson, Niall (2011). Civilization: The West and the Rest. London: Allen Lane. ISBN 978-1-84614-273-4. 
  5. ^ Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, inventory 98721 (exhibit label noted 2012).