| George Roberts Perkins - Algebra - 1848 - 251 pages
...and B's money which was $50 more than A's, was in trade 5 months ; what was A's stock 1 Ms. $100. 14. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such parts, that** their product may be equal to 35 times their difference. What are the parts? Jins. 10 and 14. 15. A... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1848 - 320 pages
...1. It is required to divide the number of 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 a;= the greater part. Then 14 —... | |
| Samuel Alsop - Algebra - 1848 - 318 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. Ans. 8 and 6 Ex. 7. Bought a number of oxen for 1406-25 dollars, the number... | |
| James Wharton - 1848 - 160 pages
...Ans. ]',' and żi. (31.) 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 jj to jĦ. Ans. 28 and 21. (32.) A general having detached 620 men to take... | |
| Jeremiah Day, James Bates Thomson - Algebra - 1848 - 264 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 to 9. Prob. 11. What two numbers are as 5 to 4, the sum of whose cubes... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 364 pages
...of yours, I can purchase the house. How much money had each of them ? Ans. A had $160. B $120. 12. **It is required to divide the number 24 into two such...divided by the greater, as 4 to 1. Ans. 16 and 8.** 13. A certain company at a tavern, when they came to settle their reckoning, found that had there been... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 256 pages
...Divide the number a into two such parts, that the sum of the squares of those parts shall be b. Ans. 11. **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. 12. The sum of two numbers... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1851 - 272 pages
...of equations of the second degree. We give a few exampleS. 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 to 9. Let x = the greater part; then 14 — x = the less, and by the... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1851 - 288 pages
...divide the number 40 into two such parts, that the sum of their squares shall be 818. Ans. 23 and 17. 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. 2. To'find a number such,... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1852 - 410 pages
...from 10, and multiply the remainder by the number itself, the product shall be 21. " Ans. 7 or 3. 8. **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. 9. Divide the number 346... | |
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