American Book Company, 1908 - Algebra - 464 pages
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added algebraic arithmetical binomial called cents changed coefficient common complete divisor contain cost cube root denominator difference digits divided dividend division equal equation EXERCISES Expand exponent expression Extract the square factors feet figures Find Find the value formula fraction given gives graph greater Hence hour imaginary inches indicated integral interest less letters logarithm means method miles multiplied negative obtained polynomial positive pounds PRINCIPLE problems PROCESS proportion quotient radical ratio Reduce remainder represented result Show Simplify SOLUTION Solve Solve the equation square root Substituting subtract SUGGESTION surd taken tens term third trial divisor twice units unknown number varies weight Write written
Page 77 - 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. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient, and subtract the product from the dividend.
Page 433 - The logarithm of a quotient is found by subtracting the logarithm of the divisor from that of the dividend.
Page 434 - The logarithm of any power of a number is equal to the logarithm of the number multiplied by the exponent of the power.
Page 444 - To find the number of permutations of n different things taken r at a time.
Page 431 - The logarithm of a quotient is equal to the logarithm of the dividend minus the logarithm of the divisor. , M , ,• , . logi — = log
Page 129 - Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction.
Page 374 - ... a mean proportional between two numbers is equal to the square root of their product.
Page 223 - ... subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for the next dividend.
Page 369 - The first term of a ratio is called the antecedent, and the second term the consequent.
Page 362 - Two or more inequalities are said to subsist in the same sense when the first member is the greater or the less in both. Thus, a > b and c> d subsist in the same sense.