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. Elementary Algebra - Page 106by George William Myers, George Edward Atwood - 1916 - 338 pagesFull view - About this book
| Mathematics - 1801 - 426 pages
...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
...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 - 468 pages
...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,... | |
| Mathematics - 1808 - 470 pages
...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... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811
...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... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1811 - 220 pages
...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 - 1812
...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
...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 - 303 pages
...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
...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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