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The fore-wheel of a carriage makes 6 revolutions more than the hind- wheel in going 120 yards; but if the circumference of each wheel be increased one yard, it will make only 4 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in the same distance.
An Elementary Treatise on Algebra, Theoretical and Practical: With Attempts ... - Page 145
by John Radford Young - 1839

## Geometrical Problems Deducible from the First Six Books of Euclid, Arranged ...

Miles Bland - Geometry - 1821 - 438 pages
...smaller = = зз, and л the number in the greater heap = 22. 34. The fore-wheel of a carriage makes б revolutions more than the hind-wheel in going 120 yards ; but if the periphery of each wheel be increased one yard, it will make only 4 revolutions more than the hind-wheel...

## Algebraical Problems, producing simple and quadratic equations, with their ...

Miles BLAND - Algebra - 1824 - 406 pages
...smaller = = 33, and .'. the utiinm her in the greater heap = 22. 34. The fore-wheel of a carriage makes 6 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in going 120 yards; but if the periphery of each wheel be increased one yard, it will make only 4 revolutions more than the hind-wheel...

## First Lessons in Algebra: Being an Easy Introduction to that Science ...

Ebenezer Bailey - Algebra - 1835 - 258 pages
...What are the dimensions of the room? .."/ ' ;,• / "/ \" 66. The fore-wheel of a carriage makes 6 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in going 120...each wheel be increased one yard, it will make only 4 revolutions more in going the same distance. What is the-circumference of each wheel ? 67. When the...

## A Treatise on the Elements of Algebra

James Bryce - Algebra - 1837 - 322 pages
...ж=£2. 14. The fore- wheel of a carriage makes 6 revolutions more than the hind- wheel, in going 1 20 yards ; but if the circumference of each wheel be increased one yard, it will make only 4 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in the same space. Required the circumference of each. Let x...

## The elements of algebra

James Wood - Algebra - 1841 - 496 pages
...Similarly it may be shewn, that ab + be >ac, and ab + a c> be. PROB. 5. The fore-wheel of a coach makes 6 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in going 120...but if the circumference of each wheel be increased 1 yard, the fore-wheel will make only 4 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in the same distance....

## First Lessons in Algebra, Being an Easy Introduction to that Science ...

Ebenezer Bailey - Algebra - 1842 - 264 pages
...width. What are the dimensions of the room ? 66. The fore-wheel of a carriage makes 6 revoluğ tions more than the hind-wheel in going 120 yards; but if...each wheel be increased one yard, it will make only 4 revolutions, more in going the same distance. What is the circumference of each wheel? took their...

## The principles of arithmetic. [Followed by] The principles of algebra

Wales Christopher Hotson - 1842 - 306 pages
...or x— 4*2=45 whence #" = 9, or —5 and .'. *=81, or 25, (10) The fore-wheel of a carriage makes 6 revolutions more than the hind-wheel in going 120...but if the circumference of each wheel be increased by one yard, it will make only four revolutions more than the hind-wheel in going that distance. Required...

## Elements of algebra, by A. Ingram and J. Trotter

Alexander Ingram - 1844 - 260 pages
...their squares 84. What are the numbers ? Ans. 2, 4, and 8. 12. The fore.wheel of a carriage makes 6 revolutions more than the hind.wheel in going 120 yards ; but if the periphery of each wheel be increased 1 yard, it will make only 4 revolutions more than the hind. wheel...