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
| James Bryce - Algebra - 1837 - 322 pages
...to both, so that its highest power may stand first, its next highest power second, and so on ; 3° **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor;** the quantity found is the first term of the quotient; 4° multiply this term into the divisor, and,... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1838 - 282 pages
...compound numbers. > v, •Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of some letter. Dimde **the 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 term of the quotient... | |
| Thomas Grainger Hall - 1840 - 266 pages
...and dividend according to the powers of the same letter, beginning with the highest power in each. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and set down the quotient by itself: multiply every term of the divisor by this quotient, and subtract... | |
| Thomas Sherwin - Algebra - 1841 - 314 pages
...exact second power, and, therefore, does not admit of an exact root. Remark 2. In dividing we merely **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor;** and, since double the first, the first two, the first three, &c. terms of the root, will have the first... | |
| Alexander Ingram - 1844 - 262 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... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1844 - 280 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 of the divisor by the term of the quotient... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Algebra - 1844 - 266 pages
...compound quantities, arrange the terms according to Jlft. 106. To obtain the first term in 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 product from the dividend... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - 1844 - 400 pages
...reference to the power of some letter, so that its exponents shall diminish from left to right. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** ; the result is the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor ly this term, and subtract... | |
| Scottish school-book assoc - 1845 - 444 pages
...in division in arithmetic, arranging both 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,** and put the result with its proper sign for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the terms of the... | |
| Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - Algebra - 1845 - 308 pages
...the next highest exponent second, and so on to the last. To obtain the first term of the quotient, **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the quotient in the quotient, as its first term. Multiply every term of the divisor by the... | |
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