| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1863 - 338 pages
...before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are equal to **3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? 75. A general arranging his men in the form of a solid square, finds he has 21 men over, but attempting... | |
| John Fair Stoddard, William Downs Henkle - Algebra - 1866 - 546 pages
...of the second. 83. A hare, 50 of her leaps before a greyhound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; **but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of...many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare?** AM. 300. 34. Two pieces of cloth of equal goodness, but of different lengths, were bought, the one... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1866 - 250 pages
...before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are equal to **3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? Let X be the number of leaps taken by the hound. Then, since the hare takes 4 leaps while (he hound... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1866 - 252 pages
...before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are equal to **3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? Let X be the number of leaps taken by the hound. Then, since the hare takes 4 leaps while the hound... | |
| James Haddon - Algebra - 1871 - 244 pages
...miles per hour. 1. A hare is .10 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, **but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of...many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare?** Let x =• the number of leaps. Зд, i The number of leaps the hare takes 2 : x : : 3 : — = j from... | |
| Edward Olney - Algebra - 1873 - 354 pages
...that A can reach D in 4 days, and В can reach С in 9 days. Required the distance from С to D. three **of the hare's. How many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? 13. A runner left this place n days ago, at the rate of a miles daily. He is pursued by another,... | |
| James Martin (of the Wedgwood inst, Burslem.) - 1875 - 134 pages
...three-fourths of the third's share. (9.) A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes hound's equal **3 of the hare's. How many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? (10.) A boy spent one-half of his money in oranges, one-third in nuts, and found he had 4Jd. left.... | |
| James Cahill (of Dublin.) - Algebra - 1875 - 230 pages
...before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the hound's aro as long ¡is У **of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? Let z=number of the greyhound*s leaps, 4z Then, as 3 : x : : 4 : y=number of the hare's leaps in... | |
| Edward Olney - Algebra - 1877 - 466 pages
...Ans., At 5. 30 PM 22. A hare, 50 of her leaps before a greyhound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3; **but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of...hare's. How many leaps must the greyhound take to** overtake the hare ? Suo. Let 3i = the number of the hound's leaps, whence 4z = " " " hare's " in the... | |
| Daniel O'Sullivan - 1877 - 194 pages
...greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are equal in length to **3 of the hare's : how many leaps must the greyhound take, to catch the hare** ? (8) After giving away | , -^j-, and -^g- of my money, I had ¿51 left : how much had I at first?... | |
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