Books Books Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result as the first term of the quotient. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient, and subtract the product from the dividend. Elements of Geometry - Page 44
by Adrien Marie Legendre - 1825 - 224 pages ## General Mathematics, Book 1

...Arrange loth dividend and divisor according to ascending or descending powers of some common letter. 2. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor and write the result for the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the entire divisor by the first term of the quotient... ## Junior High School Mathematics: 1st-3d Book, Book 3, Part 1

...first term of the multiplier. Hence in division the first term of the quotient is found by dividing the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor. 3. The dividend is the sum of the products found by multiplying the divisor by each term of the quotient.... ## High School Algebra Complete

Marquis Joseph Newell - 1920 - 401 pages
...I. Arrange the dividend and divisor in the same order of powers of some common literal number. II. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result as the first term of the quotient. III. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient,... ## Elementary Algebra with a Table of Logarithms

Julius Lederer Neufeld - Algebra - 1920 - 424 pages
...numbers, the terms of 'the quotient are all plus. The first term of each quotient is obtained by dividing the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and in the succeeding terms of the quotient, the powers of the first "number decrease by 1 and the powers... ## The Manufacture of Pulp and Paper: A Textbook of Modern Pulp and ..., Volume 1

...one of the letters, placing them in the same relative positions as for long division in arithmetic. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and the result will be the first term of the quotient; multiply the divisor by the first term of the quotient... ## Junior High School Mathematics, Book 3

...according to the descending or ascending powers of some letter, the same letter being used in both. 2. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor to obtain the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by this term of the quotient,... ## The Elements of High School Mathematics: Comprising Arithmetic, Practical ...

John Bascom Hamilton, Herbert Earle Buchanan - Mathematics - 1921 - 310 pages
...above both are arranged in descending powers of x. 2. Obtain the first term of the quotient by dividing the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, ie, 3x4-5- x2 = 3x2. 3. Multiply the divisor by this partial product, placing the result under the... ## Junior High School Mathematics, Book 3

...Arrange the dividend and the divisor in either ascending or descending powers of some common letter. 2. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result as the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient... ## A First Course in Algebra, Volume 20

Edward Ira Edgerton, Perry Amherst Carpenter - Algebra - 1923 - 397 pages
...ascending or descending powers of a common letter. (2) Obtain the first term of the quotient by dividing the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor. (3) Multiply the entire divisor by the first term of the quotient, and subtract the result from the... 