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A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to- the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300.
Easy Introduction to Mathematics - Page 454
by Charles Butler - 1814

## The Mathematical Repository: Containing Analytical Solutions of Near Five ...

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

Mathematics - 1801 - 426 pages
...is 50 leaps before a grey hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey hound's 3 ; but 2 of the grey hound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the grey hound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 20. A person at play lost -^ of his money, and then...

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

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...each 2d. and had then 3d. remaining ; required the number of beggars ? . . Ans. 1 1 . 19. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but two of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's ; how many leaps muft the greyhound...

## A Treatise on Algebra: In Practice and Theory, ... with Notes and ..., Volume 1

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...and after this found he had but 12л remaining1 ¿ what had he at first? Ans. 20s. 35. A hare is 30 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2- of thé greyhound's leaps are as much as three1 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound >take...

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

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...and after this found he had but 12s. remaining ; what had he at firit ? Ans. 20s. 31. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the...are as much as 3 of the hare's how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300 32. It is required to divide the number 90 into four...

## Elements of Geometry

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...many miles ran the ship run before being overtaken ? Jlns. 7% miles or 9 hours. 6 56. A hare is 50 leaps before a grey-hound and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but two of the grey-hound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's : how many leaps must the greyhound...

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

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...and after this found he had but 12s. remaining ; what had he at first;? Ans. 20\$.. 31. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the...greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as inur.n as 3 of the hare's how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 32....

## Elements of Algebra

Silvestre François Lacroix - Algebra - 1825 - 322 pages
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## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretick and Practical Arithmetic

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...I 1. What part of 3d. is £ part of "sid. ? " Ans. f . 12. A hare is 50 leaps beiore a grey hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but 2 of...are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the hound take to catch the hare ? If 5 : 1 : : I : •£ the hare's gain. 2:1:: i :-f the hound's...

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

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1829 - 312 pages
...remaining : what had he at first ? Ans. 20s. 3 1 . A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and taker 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's...are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. J2. It is required to divide the number 90 into four...