Books Books
A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are equal to 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take, to catch the hare?
An Elementary Treatise on Algebra, Theoretical and Practical: With Attempts ... - Page 99
by John Radford Young - 1839

## The Mathematical Repository: Containing Analytical Solutions of Near Five ...

James Dodson - Algebra - 1775 - 336 pages
...1+1x^+8=^+5*^+7. Or Л-ЛOr - Th. (илQUEST. QUEJT. LXIV. A hare jo of her leaps before a greybound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's t How many leaps mult the greyhound take to eatck tke hare? Suppofe the greyhound muft take x leaps,...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations: Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1782 - 201 pages
...therefore gave them each ad. and had then 3d. remaining ; required the number of beggars ? Anf. ii.. 19. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three; but z of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's ; how many leaps mult the...

## Mathematics: Compiled from the Best Authors and Intended to be the ..., Volume 1

Mathematics - 1801 - 426 pages
...is 50 leaps before a grey hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey hound's 3 ; but 2 of the grey hound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the grey hound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 20. A person at play lost -^ of his money, and then won...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations; Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1806 - 208 pages
...gave them each 2d. and had then 3d. remaining ; required the number of beggars ? . . Ans. 1 1 . 19. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but two of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's ; how many leaps muft the greyhound...

## A Treatise on Algebra, in Practice and Theory: With Notes and Illustrations ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...and after this found he had but 12л remaining1 ¿ what had he at first? Ans. 20s. 35. A hare is 30 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2- of thé greyhound's leaps are as much as three1 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound >take...

## Easy Introduction to Mathematics, Volume 1

Charles Butler - Mathematics - 1814
...iceight of the head; and (160+100+60=) 320 pounds=the weight of the shark. 29. A hare is 50 of her own leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the...are as much as 3 of the hare's : how many leaps must each take before the hare is caught ? Let x—the greyhound's leaps, y=:the hare'» after the dog's...

## Elements of Geometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1819 - 208 pages
...an hour : how many miles ran the ship run before being overtaken ? Jlns. 7% miles or 9 hours. 6 56. A hare is 50 leaps before a grey-hound and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but two of the grey-hound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's : how many leaps must the greyhound...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations, Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...he theii had, and after this found he had but 12s. remaining ; what had he at first;? Ans. 20\$.. 31. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4...greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as inur.n as 3 of the hare's how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 32....