Books Books Terms ; any three of which being given, the other two may be found. This gives rise to twenty distinct cases, a few of the more important of which will be here presented. A Written Arithmetic, for Common and Higher Schools: To which is Adapted a ... - Page 306
by George Augustus Walton - 1864 - 348 pages ## An Arithmetic for Preparatory Schools, High Schools, and Academies

Charles Austin Hobbs - Arithmetic - 1889 - 362 pages
...These five elements bear such a relation to each other that when any three are given, the other two can be found. This gives rise to twenty distinct cases, a few of the more important of which will here be illustrated. I. In an ascending arithmetical series the first term is 7, and the common difference... ## University Algebra: Embracing a Logical Development of the Science with ...

Charles Davies - Algebra - 1889 - 332 pages
...ratio in each case is 4. 169. In any geometrical progression, there are five quantities considered, any three of which being given, the other two may be found These quantities are: The first term, denoted by .... a. " last term, denoted by . . . . I. " number... ## Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 430 pages
...the difference between any two adjacent terms. 450. There are five parts in an arithmetical series, any three of which being given, the other two may be found. They are as follows: the first term, last term, common difference, number of terms, and sum of all... ## Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 pages
...the difference between any two adjacent terms. 450. There are five, parts in an arithmetical series, any three of .which being given, the other two may be found. They are as follows : the first term, last term, common difference, number of terms, and sum of all... ## The Elements of Algebra

George W. Lilley - Algebra - 1892 - 420 pages
...increase or decrease by a common difference. In every arithmetical series the following elements occur, any three of which being given, the other two may be found : The first term, or a. The last term, or I. The common difference, or d. The numher of terms, or n.... ## Higher Algebra

George P. Lilley - Algebra - 1894 - 522 pages
...increase or decrease by a common difference. In every arithmetical series the following elements occur, any three of which being given, the other two may be found : The first term, or a. The last term, or f. The common difference, or d. The numher of terms, or n.... ## Robinson's New Higher Arithmetic: For High Schools, Academies, and ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1895 - 526 pages
...the difference between any two adjacent terms. 777. There are five parts in an arithmetical series, any three of which being given, the other two may be found. They are as follows : First term, Common difference, Last term, Sum of att the terms. Number of terms,... ## A Complete Algebra: For High Schools, Academies and Normal Schools

George Washington Hull - Algebra - 1895 - 358 pages
...which the constant multiplier is j. 261. The Terms considered in a geometrical progression are five, any three of which being given the other two may be found. They are represented as follows : (1.) The first term, a; (3.) The number of terms, n; (2.) The last... 