| Thomas Grainger HALL - 1840
...and dividend according to the powers of the same letter, beginning with the highest power in each. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and set** down the quotient by itself: multiply every term of the divisor by this quotient, and subtract the... | |
| Thomas Sherwin - 1841 - 300 sider
...exact second power, and, therefore, does not admit of an exact root. Remark 2. In dividing we merely **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor; and,** since double the first, the first two, the first three, &c. terms of the root, will have the first... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1844 - 276 sider
...division of compound numbers. •Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of some letter. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the 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... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - 1844 - 346 sider
...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... | |
| Alexander Ingram - 1844
...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 - 1844 - 252 sider
...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... | |
| Scottish school-book assoc - 1845
...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 - 1845 - 294 sider
...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... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1846 - 262 sider
...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...the divisor, and set the result in the quotient.*** Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found, and subtract the product from the dividend.... | |
| Charles William Hackley - 1846 - 503 sider
...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,... | |
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