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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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by Charles Hutton - 1831

## A Popular Course of Pure and Mixed Mathematics ...: With Tables of ...

Peter Nicholson - Mathematics - 1825 - 372 pages
...2.п/+у*= 100, or extracting the root дг+y = but x* + 2.n/+y= lOO, }ia . . , = = 2 -*, — 8 — У 2 6. It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that their product shall be to the sum of their squares :: 3 : 1O. Ans. 18 and 6. 7. There are two numbers...

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

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...from 10, and 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...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1825 - 372 pages
...were there of each ? 28. 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 4 to |. 29. A person put a certain sum to interest for five years, at 6 per...

## Elements of Arithmetic, Algebra, and Geometry

George Lees - 1826 - 266 pages
...— — = - — 4, the numerator. The •* Jc 2 4 fraction sought is therefore -. EXERCISES. Ex. 1. It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that twice the greater may exceed three times the less by 3. Ans. 15 and 9. Ex. 2. What number is that,...

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

Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1827 - 332 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...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 276 pages
...were there of each ? 28. 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 i to |. 29. A person put a certain sum to interest for 5 years, at 6 per...

## Elements of Algebra

William Smyth - Algebra - 1830 - 264 pages
...squares of these parts may be in the proportion of 25 to 16. / 3. 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. • 4. Two persons A and B lay out some money on speculation. A...

## Elements of Algebra: Tr. from the French of M. Bourdon, for the ..., Volume 1

Bourdon (M., Louis Pierre Marie) - Algebra - 1831 - 389 pages
...To divide 100 into two such parts, that the sum of their square roots may be 14. Ans. 64 and 36. 2Q. 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. 21. The sum of two numbers...