A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to- the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. Elements of Algebra - Side 274av Silvestre François Lacroix - 1825 - 276 siderUten tilgangsbegrensning - Om denne boken
| John Bonnycastle - 1782 - 201 sider
...Anf. ii.. 19. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three; but z **of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's ; how many leaps** mult the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Anf. 300. 20. A perfon in play, loft £ of his money, and... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1806 - 208 sider
...remaining ; required the number of beggars ? . . Ans. 1 1 . 19. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, **and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but two of...are as much as three of the hare's ; how many leaps** muft the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Am. 300. 20. A perfon in play loft ^ of his money, and... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1811 - 220 sider
...leaps to the' greyhound-s 3 ; but two of the greyhound-s leaps are as much as three of the hare-s ; **how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300.** V 20. A person in play lost J of his money, and then won 5 shillings ; after which he lost ^ of what... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1813
...greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2- of thé greyhound's leaps are as much as three1 **of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound >take to catch the hare? •«•* .• Ans. 300** 36. It is required to divide the number 90 into four soch parts, that if the first part be increased... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1818 - 260 sider
...greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, 'but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 **of the hare's how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300** 32. It is required to divide the number 90 into four such parts, that if the first part be increased... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - 1819 - 208 sider
...run before being overtaken ? Jlns. 7% miles or 9 hours. 6 56. A hare is 50 leaps before a grey-hound **and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but two...greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 57. A person** bring asked his age, replied, that | of his age multiplied by Ti3 of his age would give a product equal... | |
| Miles Bland - 1821 - 438 sider
...leaps before a greyhound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three ; but two of the greyhound's leaps arc **as much as three of the hare's. How many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? Let 3x — the number of leaps the greyhound must take ; .-. 4.Z1 = the number the hare takes in... | |
| James Ryan - 1824 - 516 sider
...36+27+9=72lbs. Prob. 24. A hare, 59 of her leaps before a greyhound, tabes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three; **but two of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three...many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? Let 3x= the number of leaps the greyhound must take ; ... 4x= the number the hare takes in the same... | |
| James Ryan - 1824 - 516 sider
...27+9=72lbs. Frob. 24. A hare, 58 of her leaps before a greyhound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three ; **but two of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three...many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare** ? Let 3x— the number of leaps the greyhound must take; ... 41= the number the hare takes in the same... | |
| Miles Bland - 1824 - 383 sider
...26 gallons. 75. A hare, 50 of her leaps before a greyhound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three; **but two of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three...hare's. How many leaps must the greyhound take to catch** th« hare '. Let 3,î. — the number of leaps the greyhound must take; .*. 4.r = the number the hare... | |
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