## A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes. Composed for the Use of the Royal Military Academy, Volume 1Longman, Orme & Company, 1841 - Mathematics |

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**equal**to the dividend , when the work is right . * In this way the dividend is resolved into parts , and by trial is found how often the divisor is contained in each of those parts , one after another , arranging the several figures of ... Page 14

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**equal**to the dividend , when the work is right . * In this way the dividend is resolved into parts , and by trial is found how often the divisor is contained in each of those parts , one after another , arranging the several figures of ... Page 42

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**equal**to or exceeds unity . A Simple Fraction , is a single expression , denoting any number of parts of the integer ...**equal**to the quotient obtained by dividing the numerator by the denominator : so is**equal**to 3 , and is**equal**... Page 50

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**equal**or unequal , by observing whether the products 35 × 11 , and 7 × 55 , which constitute the new numerators , are**equal**or unequal . If , therefore , we have two**equal**products 35 × 11 = 7 × 55 , we may compose from them two**equal**... Page 75

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**equal**; then if n be a near integer or fractional value of the root , the fraction n d n2 + Nd2 2nd will denote one ...**equal**ratios , or**equal**differences , the equality is named Proportion , and the terms of the ratios ...### Other editions - View all

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a₁ ABCD algebraic annum arithmetical arithmetical progression base bisect centre circle circumference coefficients common difference compound compound interest cosec cube root decimal denominator denote diagonal diameter distance divided dividend division divisor draw drawn equal equiangular EXAMPLES expression factors figure fraction geometrical geometrical progression given number greater hence inscribed integer intersection least common multiple length less lineation logarithms method Multiply number of terms parallel parallel ruler parallelogram perpendicular plane polygon prism PROBLEM proportional quantity quotient radius ratio rectangle Reduce remainder result right angles rule Scholium sides signs solution square root straight line subtract tangent THEOREM third triangle ABC vulgar fraction Whence whole yards