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It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that their product may be equal to 35 times their difference. Ans. 10 and 14.
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## Elements of Algebra: Embracing Also the Theory and Application of Logarithms ...

Davis Wasgatt Clark - Algebra - 1846 - 374 pages
...parts may be in the proportion of 25 to 16. dm. 10 and 8. 6. It is required to divide the number 14 into two such parts, that the quotient of the greater...divided by the less, may be to the quotient of the less, divided by the greater, as 16 to 9. Jlns. 8 and 6. 7. Two persons, A and B, lay out some money on speculation....

## A Treatise on Algebra: Containing the Latest Improvements. Adapted to the ...

Charles William Hackley - Algebra - 1846 - 542 pages
...divide 100 inWtwo such parts that the sum of their square roots may be 14. II V Ana. 64 find 36. (19) It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts that their product may be equal to 35 times their difference. f Ans. 10 and 14. (20) The sum of two tmmbers...

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: In which the Principles of the Science ...

Samuel Alsop - Algebra - 1846 - 288 pages
...Ex. 6. It is required to divide the number 14 into two such parts that the quotient of the greater divided by the less, may be to the quotient of the less by the greater as 16 to 9. Лт. 8 and 6. Ex. 7. Bought a number of oxen for 1406-25 dollars, the number...

## A Treatise on Algebra

Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1846 - 380 pages
...— . V m — V n Prob. 7. Divide the number 49 into two such parts, that the quotient of the greater divided by the less, may be to the quotient of the less divided by the greater, as | to |. Prob. 8. Divide the number a into two such parts, that the quotient...

## A Treatise on Algebra

Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1846 - 346 pages
...— . V m — vn Prob. 7. Divide the number 49 into two such parts,-that the quotient of the greater divided by the less, may be to the quotient of the less divided by the greater, as -j to |. Prob. 8. Divide the number a into two such parts, that the quotient...

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: Theoretical and Practical ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1846 - 276 pages
...illustrate. 1. It is required to divide the number 14 into two such parts, that the quotient of the greater divided by the less, may be to the quotient of the less divided by the greater, as 16 : 9. Ans. The parts are 8 and 6. Let x= the greater part. Then 14 —...

## An Introduction to Algebra: Being the First Part of a Course of Mathematics ...

Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1847 - 358 pages
...Prob. 10. It is required to divide the number 14 into two such parts, that the quotient of the greater divided by the less, may be to the quotient of the less divided by the greater^ as 16:9. Ans. The parts are 8 and 6. Prob. 11. What two numbers are as 5 to...

## Elements of Algebra: Including Sturm's Theorem

Algebra - 1847 - 368 pages
...To divide 100 into two such parts, that the sum of their square roots may be 14. Ans. 64 and 36. 4. It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, ¿hat their product may be equal to 35 times their difference. Ans. 10 and 14. 5. The sum of two numbers...