## A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes. For the Use of the Royal Military Academy, Volume 1Gilberte and Rivington, 1841 - Mathematics |

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**questions**ALGEBRA . Introductory chapter 100 104 Definitions , notation , and exer- cises 102 106 Addition 112 115 Subtraction 115 119 Multiplication 117 121 - , by detached coef- Limits of the roots .. ficients 120 123 93 97 96 100 ... Page 2

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**question**requiring something to be done ; either to investigate some truth or property , or to perform some operation . As , to find out the quantity or sum of all the three angles of any triangle , or to draw one line perpendicular to ... Page 11

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**question**, reserving the remainders of these last two , which remainders must be equal when the work is right . Note . It is common to set the four remainders within the four angular spaces of a cross , as in the example below . Third ... Page 13

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**question**. But when there is a remainder , it goes so much towards another time , as it approaches to the divisor : so , if the remainder be half the divisor , it will go the half of a time more ; if the fourth part of the divisor , it ... Page 14

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**question**. But when there is a remainder , it goes so much towards another time , as it approaches to the divisor : so , if the remainder be half the divisor , it will go the half of a time more ; if the fourth part of the divisor , it ...### Other editions - View all

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### Common terms and phrases

ABCD algebraic altitude arithmetical arithmetical progression base bisect breadth centre chord circle circumference coefficients common cone cosec cube root decimal denominator denoted diagonal diameter difference dihedral angle distance divided divisor draw drawn equal equation equiangular EXAMPLES expression figure fraction frustum geometrical given line greater hence inscribed integer intersection join length less lineation logarithms mantissa measure meeting method multiplied parallel parallel ruler parallelogram perpendicular plane polygon prism PROBLEM proportional quantity quotient radii radius ratio rectangle Reduce right angles rule Scholium segment sides sine solid angle solution square root straight line subtraction tangent THEOREM third trapezium triangle ABC u₁ vulgar fraction Whence