| Midhat J. Gazalé - Number theory - 2000 - 340 pages
...also have mc > nd, then a/b = c/d. The definition given by Eudoxus may thus be rephrased as follows: **The ratio of a to b is equal to the ratio of c to d** if, whatever multiples ma and mc are chosen, and whatever multiples nb and nd are chosen, then either... | |
| Mel Friedman, Michael Lee, Robert Bell, Suzanne Coffield, Adel Arshaghi, Lina Miceli, George DeLuca, Anita Price Davis, Joseph Fili, Marilyn Gilbert, Sally Wood, Michael McIrvin, Bernice E. Goldberg, Leonard Kenner - Education - 2005 - 878 pages
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| Mel Friedman, Lina Miceli, Robert Bell, Michael Lee, Sally Wood, Adel Arshaghi, Suzanne Coffield, Michael McIrvin, Anita Price Davis, Research & Education Association, George DeLuca, Joseph Fili, Marilyn Gilbert, Bernice E. Goldberg, Leonard Kenner - Study Aids - 2005 - 886 pages
...manipulate ratios given a set of constraints. Let A, B, C, and D be positive integers. Assume that **the ratio of A to B is equal to the ratio of C to D.** Find a possible value for A if the product of BC = 24 and D is odd. SOLUTION The quickest way to find... | |
| American Heritage Dictionary - Reference - 2005 - 1054 pages
...milk, meat, or yeast. golden section (gol'den) The ratio between two numbers a and b chosen such that **the ratio of a to b is equal to the ratio of** a+b to a. Its value is approximately 1.618. Shapes with proportions equal to the golden section are... | |
| Charles Davies - Algebra - 1891 - 312 pages
...D, having such values that B=D A C' then A is said to have the same ratio to B that C has to D, or **the ratio of A to B is equal to the ratio of C to D.** "When four quantities have this relation to each other, compared together two and two, they are said... | |
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