Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result as the first term of the quotient. New School Algebra - Page 67by George Albert Wentworth - 1898Full view - About this book
| Mathematics - 1801 - 444 pages
...powers of some letter in both of them, placing the highest power of it first, and the rest in order. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the** divieor, and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient term,... | |
| L. I. M. Chevigné - Mathematics - 1807 - 294 pages
...contain the same letter raised to an exponent next less, &c. That being performed in both numbers, we **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** we write the quotient under the divisor ; then we multiply all the divisor by the quotient, to subtract... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Algebra - 1808 - 470 pages
...may have the highest power ot that letter, and the second term the next highest power ; and so on. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient term last found,... | |
| Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1808 - 466 pages
...powers of some letter in both of them, placing the highest power of it first, and the rest in order. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient term, and subtract... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1811 - 230 pages
...may contain the highest power of that letter, the second term, the next highest power; and so OH. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the term thus found, and subtract... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811 - 406 pages
...according to the powers of some one of the letters in both, the higher powers before the lower. ' 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** as in the first case, and set the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the term... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1812 - 620 pages
...according to tha powers of some one of the letters in both, the higher powers before the lower. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** as in the first case, and set the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the term... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...terms of each of them so, that the higher powers of one of the letters may stand before the lower. Then **divide the first term of the dividend by the. first term of the divisor,** and set the result in the quotient, with its proper sign, or simply by itself, if it be affirmative.... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1814 - 304 pages
...substantially the same, as the rule for division in arithmetic : To obtain the first term of the quotient, **divide the first term of the dividend, by the first term of the divisor** :* Multiply the whole divisor, by the term placed in the quotient ; subtract the product from a part... | |
| Charles Butler - Mathematics - 1814 - 540 pages
...(connected by their proper signs) will therefore constitute the quotient, according to tn* rule. В Ъ 3 II. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** by the preceding rules, and place the result with its proper sign in the quotient. HI. Multiply the... | |
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