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The student's algebra - Page 40
by John Darby (teacher of mathematics.) - 1829

## Mathematics: Compiled from the Best Authors and Intended to be the ..., Volume 1

Mathematics - 1801 - 446 pages
...Ana. 233 for one and 142 for the other. 7. There is a fish, whose fail weighs 9lb. his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail ; what is the • whole wejght of the fish ? Ans. 72lb. 8....

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

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1806 - 234 pages
...what is its whole length ? Ans. 24 feet. 9. There is a fifl1 whofe tail weighs gib. his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail; what is the whole weight of the filh ? Ans. 72\$. 10. After...

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

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 326 pages
...will they meet ? Ans. 6 days 13f hours. 24. There is a fish whose tail weighs Sib., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail ; what is the whole weight of the fish ? . Aas. THb. 25. It...

## Elements of Geometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1819 - 574 pages
...what was the time past ? Ans. 54 years. 59. There is a fish whose tail weighs 9lbs., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and tail : what is the whole weight of the fish 2 .'lus. 721 bs. 60. There...

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: Theoretical and Practical

James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 550 pages
...5a;+12a:=2329, or 17a;=2329 ; and ac=137. -. their shares were 685 and 1644 dollars respectively. Prob. 23. A Fish was caught, whose tail weighed 91bs. ; his head weighed as much as bis tail, aud half his body ; and his body weighed as much as his head and tail. What did the fish...

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

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 336 pages
...will they meet? Ans. 6 days 13| hours. 24. There is a fish whose tail weighs y/6., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail ; what is the whole • weight of the fish ? Ans. 72/6. 25....

## Elements of Algebra

Silvestre François Lacroix - Algebra - 1825 - 294 pages
...what was the time past? Ans. 54 years. 59. There is a fish whose tail weighs 9 Ibs., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and tail : what is the whole weight of the fish ? Ans. 72 Ibs. 60. There...

## Elements of Algebra: Tr. from the French of M. Bourdon, for the ..., Volume 1

Bourdon (M., Louis Pierre Marie) - Algebra - 1831 - 446 pages
...what is its whole length ? Ans. 24 feet. 23. There is a fish whose tail weighs 9lb. ; bis head weighs as much as his tail and half his body ; and his body weighs as much as his head and bis tail ; what is the whole weight of the fish? Ans. 121A. 24. After...