| Harvey Goodwin - Mathematics - 1846 - 468 pages
...according to either ascending or descending powers of some letter common to the two; the division of **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** gives the first term of the quotient ; multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract the product... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1847 - 358 pages
...terms, as shall be necessary to continue the operation : To obtain the first term of the quotient, **divide the first term of the dividend, by the first term of the divisor** ;* Divide again by the first term of the divisor, and proceed as before, tUl all the terms of the dividend... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1848 - 334 pages
...terms of each of them so that the higher powers of one of the letters may stand before the lower. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and** set the result in the quotient, with its proper sign, or simply by itself, if it be affirmative or... | |
| Jeremiah Day, James Bates Thomson - Algebra - 1848 - 264 pages
...compound quantities, arrange the terms according to Art. 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... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1848 - 250 pages
...they are found. From the preceding, we derive the BULB, FOR THE DIVISION OF ONE POLYNOMIAL BY ANOTHER. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** the result will be the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract... | |
| Joseph Ray - Algebra - 1848 - 252 pages
...From the preceding, we derive the BULK, FOR THE DIVISION OF ONE POLYNOMIAL BY ANOTHER. Divide tlie **first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** the result will be the first term of the quotient. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract... | |
| Stephen Chase - Algebra - 1849 - 350 pages
...divisor according to the powers of some common letter, either ascending; or descending in both. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** (§80), and set the result, with its proper sign, as a term of the quotient. '3. Multiply the divisor... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 364 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... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 256 pages
...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,** mid set the result in the quotient.* Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found, and subtract... | |
| James Elliot - 1850 - 118 pages
...both the divisor and the dividend according to the powers of some one letter contained in them : then **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the whole divisor by the term thus found. Subtract the... | |
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