Given the first term, last term, and common difference, to find the number of terms. RULE. — Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient increased by 1 is the number of terms. The Common School Arithmetic ... - Page 312by James Stewart Eaton - 1868 - 312 pagesFull view - About this book
| John Mair - Arithmetic - 1772 - 376 pages
...extremes, and common difference, to find the number of terms 5 that is, given I. II. IV. to End III. **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the** quot plus unity is the number of terms, by Theorem IV. EXAMPLE I. A fetting out on a journey, travels... | |
| Mathematics - 1801 - 426 pages
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| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1802 - 352 pages
...=500500 Anfwer. 2 PROBLEM 3. Given the extremis and the common dtffsr~ fnce, to Jind the number of terms. **RULE. — Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient** increafed by i will be the number of terms required. EXAMPLES. I. The extremes are 3 and 39, and the... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1807 - 352 pages
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| Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1808 - 470 pages
...PR0BLEM III. Given thefirst term, the last term, and the common difference^ tofmd the number of terms. **RULE.* Divide the difference of the extremes by the...the quotient, increased by 1, is the number of terms** required. * By the last problem, the difference of the extremes, divided by the number of terms less... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Algebra - 1808 - 468 pages
...PROBLEM PROBLEM III. Given the extranet and the common difference, to fad the number of terms, RutE.* — **Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient increased by 1** will be the number of terms required. EXAMPLES. 1 st. The extremes are 3 and 39, and the common difference... | |
| American - Arithmetic - 1811 - 216 pages
...ftrike in 12 hours ? extremes 1+- 12=13,x (i 12=) 6=78 A. 2; or 1н- 12=13 x 12=150(78 times. A. RULE 2. **Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient** increafed by one is the number of terms. Ex. if a man gave his youngeft fon 400 S, the next 630, &c.... | |
| Jeremiah Joyce - Arithmetic - 1812 - 276 pages
...III. The extreme terms a and z, and common difference d being given, to find the number of terms n. **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient increased by** unity is the number sought : or + i ~ n. Ex. 1. When the extremes are 4 and 106, and the common difference... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1813 - 242 pages
...difference, tc find the number of terms. RULE. — Divide the difference of the extremes by the commot **difference, and the quotient increased by 1 is the number of terms** EXAMPLES. 1 . If the extremes be 3 and 45, and the common diffei ence 2 ; what is the number of terms... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1814 - 300 pages
...A. 12. Hence, When the Extremes and Common Difference aregieeii, toßrul the Number of Term» ;— **Divide the difference of the extremes by the common difference, and the quotient, increased by 1,** will be the answer. 17. If the extremes be 3 and 45, and the common difference 6, what is lh* •umber... | |
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