| Alexander Ingram - 1844 - 260 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... | |
| 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 - 346 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 - 434 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 divisor... | |
| Ormsby MacKnight Mitchel - Algebra - 1845 - 294 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 first... | |
| Charles William Hackley - Algebra - 1846 - 542 pages
...polynomials. 1. Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of the same letter ia both. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and** the result will be the first term in the quotient, by which multiply all the terms in the divisor,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1846 - 276 pages
...truth of the following rule will become obvious by its great similarity to division in numbers. RULE. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and** set the result in the quotient.* Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found, and subtract... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1846 - 346 pages
...OF POLYNOMIALS. 1. 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,** the result will be the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - Algebra - 1846 - 374 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 by this term, and subtract... | |
| Euclides - 1846 - 272 pages
...the power or index of a, we place them thus, a6d — a4c + a3b + a2 ; and then proceed by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** placing the result in the quotient. We next multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found,... | |
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