## First Lessons in Algebra: Embracing the Elements of the Science |

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added addition affected algebraic antecedent apply arithmetical becomes binomial called cents changing coefficient common difference completing composed consequent considered contain cube denominator denotes difference Divide dividend division divisor dollars double elimination entire enunciation equal equation EXAMPLES exponent expression extracting the square extremes factors figure Find the square Find the values following RULE four fourth fraction gives greater half Hence indicated interest involving known last term less letter means method monomial Multiply negative number of terms obtain operations ounces perfect square periods person polynomial positive progression proportion question quotient radical ratio received Reduce remainder represent result rule second degree second term similar square root Substituting subtract taken tens third tion transposing twice units unknown quantity values of x Verification whence write yards