| Popular educator - 1854
...horse worth three times the 1st : what were the values of the two horses. Ans. £6, and £9. Prob. 25. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such...be to the quotient of the less part divided by the** jreater, as 4 to 1. Ans. 16 and 8. Prob. 26. A cistern is to be filled with water from three different... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1855 - 370 pages
...greater and 2x= the difference, then, &c. Ans. 18 and 14. 2. It is required to divide the number 14 **into two such parts, that the quotient of the greater part divided by the less may** b? to the quotient of the less divided by the greater as 48 to 27. Let x = the greater, then 14 —... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1855 - 316 pages
...•+«'+;/•• 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 £ . Ans. 21 and 28. Prob. 8. Divide the number a into two such parts,... | |
| 1855
...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 to 9. Prob. 1 1 . What two numbers are as 5 to 4, the sum of whose cubes... | |
| 1856
...horse worth three times the 1st : what were the values of the two horses. Ans. £6, and £9. Prob. 25. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such...divided by the greater, as 4 to 1. Ans. 16 and 8.** Prob. 26. A cistern is to be filled with water from three different stop-cocks ; from the first it... | |
| Charles Davies - Algebra - 1856 - 224 pages
...whence, by the rule, x = 50 ± VT96"= 50 ± 14 ; hence, ж = 64, x — 36, and у = 36, у = 64. 11. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that** their product may be equal to 35 times their difference. Let x and у denote the parts. From the conditions... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1856 - 268 pages
...at 6 per cent. Prob. 57. Divide the number 56 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 f to |. Ans. 35 and 21. Prob. 58. There is a number consisting of two digits,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1858 - 372 pages
....... : v ,<•. '«-7 4«: ^f¿* »'.<,.- ^* -,./Y/ 5. >••'•"•'' 00 ELEMENTS OF ALGEBRA. 12. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such...quotient of the greater part divided by the less, may be** . __ to the quotient of the less part divided by the greater, as 4 to I Ans. 16 and 8. 13. A certain... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1858 - 344 pages
...greater and 2 x= the difference, then, &c. Ans. 18 and 14. 2. 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 48 to 27. Let x = the greater, then 14 — x •= the less, and we have or... | |
| Charles Davies - Algebra - 1859 - 324 pages
...13. Divide 100 into two such parts, that the sum of theii square roots may be 14. Ans. 64 and 36. 14. **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 15. The stun of two numbers... | |
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