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 44by Adrien Marie Legendre - 1825 - 224 pagesFull view - About this book
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1852 - 396 pages
...and divisor with reference to a certain letter, and place the divisor on the right of the dividend. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** ; the result will be the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor ty this term, and subtract... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1866 - 420 pages
...ONE POLYNOMIAL BY ANOTHER. 1. Arrange the dividend and Divisor with reference to a certain letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract the product from... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1866 - 252 pages
...divisor with reference to the leading letter, and place the divisor on the right of the dividend. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract the product from... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1866 - 252 pages
...divisor with reference to the leading letter, and place the divisor on the right of the dividend. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract the product from... | |
| John Fair Stoddard, William Downs Henkle - Algebra - 1866 - 546 pages
...dividend and divisor according to the ascending or descending powers of the same letter in both. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of** th« divisor ; the result will be the first term of the quotient, by which multiply all the terms in... | |
| William Rossiter - 1867
...and in the third no x at all. This division, from its simplicity, is already arranged : Secondly : **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** ; that is, divide #3 by x ; the quotient is x ; which put on the right hand, in the usual place for... | |
| Charles Davies - Algebra - 1867 - 316 pages
...polynomials, the following RULE. L Arrange the dividend and divisor with reference to the tame letter : II. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the** divisoi\for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by this term of the quotient, and... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Algebra - 1867 - 376 pages
...of each quantity so that tlie highest pmcers of one. of the letters may stand before the next lower. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of** thf divisor, and set the result in the quotient, with its proper sign. Multiply the whole divisor by... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Algebra - 1868 - 252 pages
...following RULE. Arrange the divisor and dividend in the order of the. powers of one of the letters. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** ; the result will be the first term of the quotient. Multiply the whole divisor by this quotient, and... | |
| James Hamblin Smith - 1869
...some one symbol, and place them in the same line as in the process of Long Division in Arithmetic. **Divide the first term of the Dividend by the first term of the Divisor.** Set down the result as the first term of the Quotient. Multiply all the terms of the Divisor by the... | |
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