| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...бОО — 500, Conseqr x= 1OO tbe number of bushels required. 12. A labourer engaged to serve for 40 **days, on condition that for every day he worked he should receive** 20d., but for every day he was absent he should forfeit Sd. : now, at the end of the time, he had to... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...9*=600 — 500, Consequently z=100the number of bushels required. 12. A labourer engaged to serve for 40 **days, on condition that for every day he worked he should receive** ZOd., but for every day he was absent he should forfeit 8d., : now. at the end of the time, he had... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1825 - 372 pages
...quantities to e subtracted have the, sign — before them, they must be changed to + in subtracting, **and those which have + must be changed to — . 2....gentleman hired a labourer for 20 days on condition that,** lor every day he worked, he should receive 7s., but for every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s.... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - Arithmetic - 1825 - 198 pages
...? С Their income 2606. Ans. < A. spends 400, ( B. spends 650. 3. A labourer engaged himself for 50 **days on condition that for every day he worked he should receive** t dollar, but for every day that he was idle he should for felt 50 cen's, at the expiration of the... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...9o;=tiOO-500, Consequently x= 100 the number ef bushels required. 12. A labourer engaged to serve for 40 **days, on condition that for every day he worked he should receive** 20d., but for every day he was absent he should forfeit 3d., : now at the end of the time, he had to... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1826 - 290 pages
...quantities to be subtracted have the sign — before them, they must be changed to -\- in subtracting, **and those which have -\- must be changed to — ....forfeit 3s. At the end of the time agreed on he received** 80 shillings. How 'many days did he work, and how many days was he idle ? Let x = the number of days... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 286 pages
...have the sign — before them, they must be changed to -f- in subtracting, and those which hare -f- **must be changed to — . 2. A gentleman hired a labourer...forfeit 3s. At the end of the time agreed on he received** 80 shillings. How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle ? Let x = the number of days... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1830 - 290 pages
...have the sign — before them, they must be changed to -f- in subtracting, and those which have -f- **must be changed to — . 2. A gentleman hired a labourer for 20 days on condition that, for every day** ho worked, he should receive 7s., but for every day he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1836 - 276 pages
...+ in subtracting, and those which have -f- must be changed to — . 2. A gentleman hired a laborer **for 20 days on condition that, for every day he worked, he should receive 7s., but for** everyday he was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of the time agreed on he received 80 shillings.... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1837 - 288 pages
...-j- in subtracting, and those which have -f- must be changed to — . 2. A gentleman hired a laborer **for 20 days on condition that, for every day he worked,...was idle, he should forfeit 3s. At the end of the** lime agreed on he received 80 shillings. How many days did he work, and how many days was he idle?... | |
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