PROBLEMS, PRODUCING SIMPLE and QUADRATIC EQUATIONS, WITH THEIR SOLUTIONS. DESIGNED AS AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HIGHER BRANCHES BY MILES BLAND, B.D. F.R.S. & F.A.S. RECTOR OF LILLEY, HERTS; AND LATE FELLOW AND TUTOR FOURTH EDITION. CAMBRIDGE: Printed by J. Smith, Printer to the University; SOLD BY DEIGHTON & SONS, STEVENSON, BARRETT, ADVERTISEMENT. THE following pages contain a collection of Algebraical Problems designed solely to point out the various methods employed by Analysts in the Solution of Equations. They are arranged in the usual manner: 1. Simple Equations; 2. Pure Quadratics, and others which may be solved without completing the square; and 3. Adfected Quadratics. Utility being the sole object of this Publication, wherever a proper Example occurred, it has been taken without hesitation, or altered to suit the purpose. At the head of each Section are given the common Rules; and the whole concludes with a Collection of Problems without Solutions, for the Exercise of the Learner. |