Books Books If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two others, the... An Elementary Geometry - Page 27
by William Frothingham Bradbury - 1872 - 110 pages ## New Elementary Algebra: Embracing the First Principles of the Science

Charles Davies - Algebra - 1859 - 324 pages
...other, that A x D = В x (7, we shall also have, -j = -~ ; А ъ and hence, A : В : : С : D. That is : If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two other quantities, two of them may be made the extremes, and the other two the means of a proportion.... ## The University Algebra ...

John Fair Stoddard, William Downs Henkle - Algebra - 1859 - 538 pages
...4 > Are ax, abx, bx in proportion ? 5, Are ax, xVab, bx in proportion ? PROPOSITION (38 4i) 3. When the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two other quantities, the four quantities may be expressed in the form of three different, proportions.... ## Algebra for High Schools and Colleges: Containing a Systematic Exposition ...

James B. Dodd - Algebra - 1859 - 368 pages
...square root of their product. Thus from the equation ax=b2, we find b = (ax)*. THEOREM IV. (153.) When the 'product of two quantities is equal to the product of two other quantities, either pair of factors may be made the extremes, and the other the means, of a Proportion.... ## Elementary Algebra: Embracing the First Principles of the Science

Charles Davies - Algebra - 1861 - 322 pages
...Thus, if we have the proportion 3 : 6 : r 6 : la, we shall also have 6 X 6 = 62 = 3 X 12 = 30. 155. If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of 170 other quantities, may the four be placed in a proportion ? He wt 157. If we have 7? 7) A : B :... ## Common School Algebra

Thomas Sherwin - 1862 - 252 pages
...equation ad—be. If we divide both members by 6 and d, we have — = —, or a : b = c : d. Therefore, bd If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two other quantities, the two factors of one product may be made the means, and the two factors of the... ## New University Algebra: A Theoretical and Practical Treatise, Containing ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1863 - 432 pages
...to the product of the means divided by the other extreme. (2) PROPOSITION II. — Conversely : — If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two others, then two of them may be taken • for the means, and the other tico for the extremes of a proportion.... ## Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1863 - 464 pages
...this case, the square of the mean is equal to the product of the extremes. PROPOSITION II. THEOREM. jy the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two other quantities, two of them may be made the means, and the other two the extremes of a proportion.... ## New University Algebra: A Theoretical and Practical Treatise, Containing ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1864 - 444 pages
...to tJte product of the means divided by the other extreme. (2) PROPOSITION II. — Conversely : — If the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two others, then two of them may be taken for the means, and the other two for the extremes of a proportion. Let... ## Treatise on Plane and Solid Geometry: For Colleges, Schools and Private ...

Eli Todd Tappan - Geometry, Modern - 1864 - 288 pages
...mean proportional of two quantities is the square root of their product. * 18. Proposition — When the product of two quantities is equal to the product of two others, either two may be the extremes and the other two the means of a proportion. Let aXd = bXc represent... 