| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811
...progression, of which the first is to the third as 5 to 9, and the sum of all three is 63. Ans. 1 <, **21, 27. 22. It is required to divide the number 24...quotient of the less part divided by the greater, as 4 to** I. Ans. 16 and 8. 23. A gentleman being asked the age of his two sons, answered, that if to the sum... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1811 - 220 pages
...To divide 100 into two such parts, that the sum of their square roots may be 14. Ans. 64 and 36. 12. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that** their product may be equal to 35 times theix difference. Ans. 10 and 14. 13. The sum of two numbers... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813 - 456 pages
...from 10, and then multiply the remainder by the numbpr itself, the product shall be 21. Ans. 7 or 3 3. **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 4. It is required to divide... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...10, aijd then multiply the remainder by the number itself, the product shall be 21. Ans. 7 or 3. 3. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that** their product shall be equal to 35 times their difference. Ans. 10 and 14 4. It is required to divide... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1820 - 332 pages
...Prob. 10. It is required to divide the number 14 into two *tich 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. 1 1 . What two numbers are... | |
| Miles Bland - Geometry - 1821 - 438 pages
...and consequently, the numbers are ± 12, ± 16, and ± is. 7. 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. Let x = the greater part ; .•. u — x = the less, , x 14 — x... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1822 - 618 pages
...required to divide the number 24 into' two such par.U, that the quotient of the greater part divided fay **the less, may be to the quotient of the less part divided by the greater, as 4 to 1.** . Ana. 16 and 8. 23. A gentleman being asked the age of his two sons, answered, that if to the sum... | |
| Miles BLAND - Algebra - 1824 - 406 pages
...and consequently, the numbers are ± 12, + 16, and ± 18. 7< 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 : 9Let x = the greater part ; .'. 14 — x = the less, x 14 -x and —... | |
| James Ryan, Robert Adrain - Algebra - 1824 - 516 pages
...of whose squares is 724. Ans. ±12, ±16, and ±18. Prob. 14. 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 16. Prob. 15. What two numbers are those whose... | |
| James Ryan, Robert Adrain - Algebra - 1824 - 552 pages
...of whose squares is 724. Ans. ±12, ±16, and ±18. Prob. )4. 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. Atrs. The parts are 8 and $(>. Prob. 15. What two numbers are those... | |
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