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. An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction - Page 89
by Warren Colburn - 1828 - 276 pages ## College Algebra

William Le Roy Hart - Algebra - 1926 - 412 pages
...Arrange 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 term of the quotient... ## Algebra

William Raymond Longley, Harry Brooks Marsh - Algebra - 1926 - 608 pages
...divide one 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... ## Junior High School Mathematical Essentials, Volume 9

J. Andrew Drushel, John William Withers - Mathematics - 1926 - 336 pages
...descending or 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... ## Mathematics for the Coast Artillery Officer

Coast Artillery School (U.S.) - 1943 - 64 pages
...powers 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
...a2b+2ab2 ~ 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... 