TRANSPOSITION is the changing of terms from one member of an equation to the other, without destroying the equality. The object of transposition is to bring all the unknown terms into one member and all the known into the other, BO that the unknown may... Bradbury's Elementary Algebra - Page 83by William Frothingham Bradbury - 1877 - 291 pagesFull view - About this book
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Algebra - 1872 - 268 pages
...involved or evolved, the other must be involved or evolved to the same degree. TRANSPOSITION. I001 **TRANSPOSITION is the changing of terms from one member...become known. 1. Find the value of x in the equation x** -j- 16 = 24. Subtracting 16 from the first OPERATION. member leaves x ; but if 1 6 is subxi ^ == *... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1873 - 396 pages
...the quotients will be equal. 135. Transposition. — Transposition is the process of changing a term **from one member of an equation to the other without destroying the equality** of the members. Let it be required to solve the equation • . - x+a=b. If from the two equal quantities... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1875 - 338 pages
...CASE I. 135. To transpose any term of an equation. Transposition is the process of changing a term **from one member of an equation to the other, without destroying the equality.** 1. In x + a = b, transpose a to the second member. OPERATION. ANALYSIS. — Since the equality . _... | |
| Edward Olney - Arithmetic - 1876 - 324 pages
...if 22 + 24 = 54, does2z + 3a; = 30? Why? If 5x - 30, what does x = ? The process of changing a term **from one member of an equation to the other without destroying the equality** of the members is called Transposition. Hule. — To transpose a term, drop it from the member in which... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Algebra - 1879 - 350 pages
...fractions. CASE I. 152. To transpose terms of an equation. TRANSPOSITION is the process of changing **terms from one member of an equation to the other, without destroying the equality.** 1. Let it be required, in x — a = b, to transpose — a to the second member. OPERATION. Since we... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury, Grenville C. Emery - Algebra - 1889 - 428 pages
...involved or evolved, the other must be involved or evolved to the same degree. TRANSPOSITION. 162. **Transposition is the changing of terms from one member,...equation to the other, without destroying the equality.** This is effected through the use of Axioms 1 and 2, as will appear from the following processes: {Let... | |
| John Marvin Colaw, John Kelley Elkwood - Arithmetic - 1900 - 450 pages
...it. The principal change is transposing terms. 258. Transposing- is the process of changing a term **from one member of an equation to the other without destroying the equality.** 1. In the equation $16 — $5 — $8 -f $3, transpose $5 to the second member. Adding $5 to each member... | |
| George William Myers, George Edward Atwood - Algebra - 1916 - 364 pages
...obtained by subtracting +5x and -4 from both members of the equation. 95. This process of changing a term **from one member of an equation to the other without destroying the equality** is called transposition. Exercise 30 In like manner solve and check the following equations, applying... | |
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