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. Elementary Algebra - Page 106
by George William Myers, George Edward Atwood - 1916 - 338 pages ## A First Course in Algebra, Volume 20

Edward Ira Edgerton, Perry Amherst Carpenter - Algebra - 1923 - 426 pages
...the 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... ## Junior High School Mathematics, Book 3

Walter Wilson Hart - Mathematics - 1923 - 444 pages
...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... ## A Second Course in Algebra, Book 2

Edward Ira Edgerton, Perry Amherst Carpenter - Algebra - 1924 - 492 pages
...dividend and divisor according to either the ascending or descending powers of a common letter. (2) Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor to obtain the first term of the quotient. (3) Midtiply the entire divisor by the term of the quotient... ## New First Course in Algebra

Herbert Edwin Hawkes, William Arthur Luby, Frank Charles Touton - Algebra - 1926 - 456 pages
...the descending (or ascending) powers of some common letter, called the letter of arrangement. 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 divisor by the first term of the... ## College Algebra

William Le Roy Hart - Algebra - 1926 - 412 pages
...both dividend and 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... ## Junior High School Mathematical Essentials, Volume 9

J. Andrew Drushel, John William Withers - Mathematics - 1926 - 336 pages
...ascending powers of a letter or number found in both. n. For the first term of the quotient divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor. ffi. Multiply each term of the divisor, beginning with the first, by the first term of the quotient... ## Algebra

William Raymond Longley, Harry Brooks Marsh - Algebra - 1926 - 608 pages
...polynomial by another, first arrange both polynomials according to the powers of the same letter. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor. The result is the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by the first term of the quotient... ## Mathematics for the Coast Artillery Officer

Coast Artillery School (U.S.) - 1943 - 64 pages
...of some common letter, and keep this order throughout the operation. Proceed as follows: (1) Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor. (2) Write the result as the first term of the quotient. (3) Multiply all the terms of the divisor by... ## Mathematics From the Birth of Numbers

Jan Gullberg - Mathematics - 1997 - 1148 pages
...x3 + 2x2 a2b+ ab2 x 3 - x 2 - 2x ab2+b3 3x2 + 2x-18 ab2 + b3 3x2- 3x -6 0 Remainder: 5* -12 - Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor; enter the result as first term of the quotient. - Multiply the divisor by the term found; enter the... 