# Algebra for Beginners

Macmillan and Company, 1887 - Algebra - 328 pages
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### Contents

 The Principal Signs 1 Factor Coefficient Power Terms 5 Remaining Signs Brackets 9 Change of the order of Terms Like Terms 12 Addition 16 Subtraction 19 Brackets 22 Multiplication 25
 Problems which lead to Quadratic Equations with more than one unknown quantity 190 Involution 195 XXXII 200 Indices 218 Surds 225 Ratio 230 Proportion 234 Variation 240

 Division 33 General Results in Multiplication 42 Factors 49 Greatest Common Measure 55 Least Common Multiple 63 Fractions XIV 68 Reduction of Fractious 72 Addition or Subtraction of Fractions 76 Multiplication of Fractions 84 Division of Fractions 88 Simple Equations 94 Simple Equations continued 103 Problems 112 Simultaneous Equations of the first degree with two unknown quantities XXIV Simultaneous Equations of the first degree 136 with more than two unknown quantities 145 Problems which lead to simultaneous equa tions of the first degree with more than one unknowa quantity 150 12 151 19 156 22 157 Quadratic Equations 160 Equations which may be solved like Quad 171 ratics 173 Problems which lead to Quadratic Equations 176 Simultaneous Equations involving Quad ratics 182
 Arithmetical Progression 245 Geometrical Progression 249 Harmonical Progression 254 XLI 256 XLII 260 Scales of Notation 268 Permutations and Combinations Binomial Theorem Interest 272 Miscellaneous Examples 275 134 285 25 287 33 291 42 294 ANSWERS 305 49 307 55 311 63 312 76 314 88 319 94 320 150 324 200 325 249 326 275 327

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Page 246 - One quantity is said to vary directly as a second and inversely as a third, when it varies jointly as the second and the reciprocal of the third. Thus...