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. New School Algebra - Page 67by George Albert Wentworth - 1898Full view - About this book
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1827 - 352 pages
...substantially the same, as the rule for division in arithmetic : To obtain the first term of the quotient, **divide the first term of the dividend, by the first term of the divisor** ;* Multiply the whole divisor, by the term placed in the quotient ; subtract the produce from a part... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 326 pages
...for division of compound numbers. .Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of some **letter. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and write the result in the quotient. Multiply all the terms oftlie divisor by the term of the quotient... | |
| Alexander Ingram - Mathematics - 1830 - 458 pages
...divisor is compound, arrange the terms of the dividend and divisor according to the powers of the same **letter. Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** to obtain the first term of the quotient, then multiply the whole divisor by this term, and subtract... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1830 - 280 pages
...viz. Having arranged the divisor and dividend with reference to the powers of the same letter, 1°. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** the result will be the first term of the quotient ; 2°. multiply the whole divisor by the term of... | |
| Bourdon (M., Louis Pierre Marie) - Algebra - 1831 - 326 pages
...of the quotient are obtained by trial, while in algebraic division the quotient obtained by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** is always one of the terms of the quotient sought. If these two terms are not divisible by one another,... | |
| Warren Colburn - Mathematics - 1834 - 288 pages
...compound numbers. Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of toms letter. Divide t/ie **first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and write the result in the quotient. Multiply all the terms of the divisor by the tern of the quotient... | |
| Ebenezer Bailey - Algebra - 1835 - 258 pages
...ii + 3ic + 2cc ( J + 2 c. 1 bb+ be 2 6c + 2cc 2 6c + 2cc . In this example, as in the preceding, we **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** The quotient of 6 6 divided by b, is b. We then multiply the whole divisor, b + c, by b, and obtain... | |
| Silas Totten - Algebra - 1836 - 332 pages
...another. RULE. (16.) 1st. Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of the same letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and set the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found, , and... | |
| Silas Totten - Algebra - 1836 - 360 pages
...with reference to the powers of a. The first term of the quotient will therefore be found by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** 11 ALGEBRA. 2. As the dividend is the sum of all the partial products formed by multiplying the divisor... | |
| Silas Totten - Algebra - 1836 - 320 pages
...with reference to the powers of a. The first term of the quotient will therefore be found by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the** divieor. 2. As the dividend is the sum of all the partial products formed by multiplying the divisor... | |
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