| Miles Bland - Geometry - 1821 - 898 pages
...trenches, one of which was б yards longer than the other, for .Ci", luĞ, and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each** ? Let x and x + 6 = the number of yards in each ; .'. x1 + (x + G)J = 356 shillings, ОГ 2X* + \1X... | |
| James Ryan, Robert Adrain - Algebra - 1824 - 542 pages
...trenches, one of which was 6 yards longer than the other, for 177, 16s., and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards...length. What Was the length of each ? Ans. 10, and 16** yard?. Prob. 24. A company at a tavern had 8/. 15s. to pay, but before the bill was paid, two of them... | |
| Miles Bland - Algebra - 1824 - 404 pages
...whence the lengths are 26, and 38 feet, respectively. 9. A labourer dug two trenches, one of which was 6 **yards longer than the other, for ,£.17. 16s. and the digging of each** of them cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each?... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 550 pages
...other. Ans. lOv/5— 10, and 30— lOy/5. Prob. 23. A labourer dug two trenches, one of which was 6 **yards longer than the other, for 17/. 16s., and the digging of each** of them cost as man* shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1826 - 430 pages
...trenches, one of which was 6 yards longer than the other, for 111. 16s., and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each** t Ans. 10, and IC yards. Prob. 24. A company at a tavern had 8/. lus. to pay, but before the bill was... | |
| James Ryan, Robert Adrain - Algebra - 1835 - 388 pages
...trenches, one of which was 6 yards longer than the other, for 17/. 16s., and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards...What was the length of each ? Ans. 10, and 16 yards.** PROB. 24. A company at a tavern had 8I. 15s. to pay, but before the bill was paid, two of them sneaked... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - 1844 - 394 pages
...trenches, one of which was 6 yards longer than the other, for £17 16*., and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each** 1 Jlns. 10 and 16 yards. 12. A and B set out from two towns which were distant from each other 247... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1846 - 376 pages
...dug two trenches whose united length was 26 yards, for 356 shillings, and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length^ What was the length of each** ? Prob. 9. What two numbers are those whose sum is 2a, and the sum of their squares is 26 ? Ans. a... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1846 - 380 pages
...dug two trenches whose united length was 26 yards, for 356 shillings, and the digging of each of them **cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each** ? Prob. 9. What two numbers are those whose sum is 2a, and the sum of their squares is 26 ? Ans. a... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - Algebra - 1846 - 374 pages
...horses, and the pasture was hired at 30s. per week. 11. A labourer dug two trenches, one of which was 6 **yards longer than the other, for £17 16s., and the digging of each** of them cost as many shillings per yard as there were yards in its length. What was the length of each... | |
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