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To save this word, you'll need to log in. This word is used for a traditional instrument, used to make calculations of altitude and traditionally employed by sailors to navigate, which has a piece shaped like a quarter of a circle. A quadrant shower is a shower that fits snugly into a bathroom corner and displays a curved front, making a quadrant shape on the floor. But perhaps quadrant is used most often today to name a particular quarter of a city. Examples of quadrant in a Sentence Draw two intersecting lines that divide the page into four quadrants. The town is located in the northwest quadrant of the state. Recent Examples on the Web Prepping for the installation of curbs and gutters will begin in the northwestern quadrant. Why do tropical weather systems cause tornadoes? Send us feedback.
The axes of a two-dimensional Cartesian system divide the plane into four infinite regions , called quadrants , each bounded by two half-axes. When the axes are drawn according to the mathematical custom, the numbering goes counter-clockwise starting from the upper right "northeast" quadrant. In the above graphic, the words in quotation marks are a mnemonic for remembering which three trigonometric functions sine, cosine and tangent are positive in each quadrant.
Australia's political class blindly swallowed WHO's alarmist and totally inaccurate prediction of 3. In another Australia, the Ern Malley hoax had intelligent people laughing themselves silly that anyone could have taken the fictional author's nonsense seriously. Today, well things are sadly different. Instead of scoffing at 'Dark Emu' and deriding its author as a fraud, those who should be seeking truth are telling children his fabrications are 'irrefutable'. Yes, irrefutable. In a democracy you get what you deserve. Come the next election we will all have a chance to pass judgement on this COVID fiasco and the craven cowardice of leaders who eagerly unloaded their responsibilities onto chief medical officers. I won't forget when marking my ballot and neither should you. Avoiding infection will guarantee the survival of the China virus. It will lurk, ever waiting to strike at fresh meat.