## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: For the Use of Students in High Schools and Colleges |

### Contents

Preliminary remarks | 1 |

Equations of the first degree having unknown terms in | 7 |

Equations of the first degree in which known and unknown | 13 |

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3d power a² b² a² b³ a³ b³ added algebra ALGEBRAIC QUANTITIES B's share bought bushels cents change the signs coefficient compound interest decimal deduce difference Divide dividend division equal example exponent expression Find the 3d Find the 4th Find the third following RULE formula fraction gallons given gives greater greatest common divisor Hence integral quantity last term least common multiple less Let the learner letter logarithm monomial mth power Multiply negative quantity number of terms numerator and denominator obtain original equations polynomial preceding prime factors progression by quotient proportion quan question ratio reducing remainder Required the number result rods second power second root SECTION shillings square Substitute subtracted Suppose tens third power third root tity transposing twice unknown quantity whole number