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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 93
by Warren Colburn - 1828 - 276 pages

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra: Theoretical and Practical ...

James Ryan - Algebra - 1826 - 383 pages
...letter, beginning with the highest, and place the divisor at the right hand of the dividend ; then divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, as in Case I., and place the result under the divisor. Multiply the whole divisor by this partial quotient,...

## An Introduction to Algebra: Being the First Part of a Course of Mathematics ...

Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1827 - 332 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...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 292 pages
...dividend and divisor according to the powers of some letter. Divide the first term of the dividend by tJie 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 thus found, and subtract the product from the dividend,...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1830 - 290 pages
...following rule for division of compound numbers. Arrange the dividend and divisor according to tJtc powers of some letter. Divide the first term of the...the result in the quotient. Multiply all the terms of the divisor l>y the term of the quotient thus found, and subtract the product from the dividend....

## A concise system of mathematics

Alexander Ingram - Mathematics - 1830 - 462 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...

## Elements of Algebra

William Smyth - Algebra - 1830 - 264 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...

## Elements of Algebra

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,...

## First Lessons in Algebra: Being an Easy Introduction to that Science ...

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...