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A man and his wife usually drank out a cask of beer in 12 days ; but when the man was from home, it lasted the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man alone be in drinking it ? Ans.
The first principles of algebra, for the use of the boys of the Royal ... - Page 91

## The Mathematical Repository: Containing Analytical Solutions of Near Five ...

James Dodson - Algebra - 1775 - 356 pages
...wife did ufually drink eut a veflel of beer in 12 days ; but when the man was out, -the veflel lafted the woman 30 days: In how many days would the man alone be drinking it out ? Suppofe the man could drink it out in x days ; Then (* ': i :': , z ': ) - = Í th! Part ^rank ЬУ...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations; Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1806 - 234 pages
...cent ? Ant. s1-gallans of brandy, and 14 of spirits. 25. A man and his wife ufually drank out a calk of beer in 12 days; but when the man was from home, it iafceri the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man aline be in drinking it? Ans. 20 days. 26....

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations: Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1811 - 230 pages
...together? Ans, 1 ho. 5-A- min. 23. A man and his wife usually drank out a cask of beer in 12 clays; but when the man was from home, it lasted the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man alone be in drinking it ? Ans. 20 days. 24. If A and B together can perform...

## A Treatise on Algebra, in Practice and Theory: With Notes and ..., Volume 1

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...Ans. The parts are 18, 22, 1O, and 4O 37. A man and his wife usually drank out a cask of beer in 1 2 days, but when the man was from home it lasted the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man alone be in drinking it? Ans. 2O days 38. A general, ranging his army...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations : Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 284 pages
...than their sum : what is the number to be divided. Ans. 1950 34. A man and his wife usually drank out a cask of beer in 12 days, but when the man was from home it lasted the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man alone be in drinking it ? Ans. 20 days 35. A general, ranging his army...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations : Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 326 pages
...number to be divided. Ans. 1050 34. A man and his wife usually drank out a cask of beer in 12 days, hut when the man was from home it lasted the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man alone be in drinking it ? Ans. 2O days 35. .A general, ranging his army...

## Algebraical Problems, Producing Simple and Quadratic Equations, with Their ...

Miles Bland - Algebra - 1824 - 404 pages
...and his wife did usually drink out a vessel of beer in 12 days: but when the man was out, the vessel lasted the woman 30 days. In how many days would the man alone drink it out г Y Let x = the number of days required ; then x : 12 :: l : the part drank by the man...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations, Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 336 pages
...what are those numbers ? Ans. 90, 108 and 126. 34. A man and his wife usually drank out a cask ofbeer in 12 days, but when the man was from home it lasted the woman 30 days ; how many days would the man alone be in drinking it ? Ans. 20 days. 35. A general ranging his army...