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There is a fish whoso tail weighs 9 pounds, his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail ; what is the whole weight of the fish ? Ans. 72 pounds.
An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations: Designed for the ... - Page 75
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## Mathematics: Compiled from the Best Authors and Intended to be the ..., Volume 1

Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1801
...Ana. 233 for one and 142 for the other. 7. There is a fish, whose fail weighs 9lb. his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs...much as his head and his tail ; what is the • whole wejght of the fish ? Ans. 72lb. 8. What number is that, from which ,if 5 be subtracted, -|- of the...

## Mathematics, Volume 1

Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1808
...fish, whose tail weighs 9lb. .his head as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighsas much as his head and his tail ; what is the whole weight •f the fUh ? Ans. 72lb2 8. What number is that, from which if 5 be subtracted, J of the remainder...

## A Treatise on Algebra, in Practice and Theory: With Notes and Illustrations ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1813
...13f he 28. There is a fish whose tail weighs Q head weighs as much as his tail and half his liody, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail; what is the whole weight of the fish? Ans. 72\$. йд. It is required to divide 10 into three such parts, that, if the first be multiplied...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations : Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...will they meet ? Ans. 6 days 13f hours. 24. There is a fish whose tail weighs Sib., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs...head and his tail ; what is the whole weight of the fish ? . Aas. THb. 25. It is required to divide tjie number 10 into three such parts, that, if the...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations : Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...hours. 24. There is a fish whose tail weighs 926., his head weighs as much as his tail and half hi? body, and his body weighs as much as his head and his tail ; what is the whole weight of the fish ? Aas. 7226. 25. It is required to divide the number 10 into three Mich parts, that, if the first...

## Elements of Geometry

Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1819 - 208 pages
...was the time past ? Ans. 54 years. 59. There is a fish whose tail weighs 9lbs., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and tail : what is the whole weight of the fish 2 .'lus. 721 bs. 60. There is a certain number, consisting...

## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations, Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...will they meet? Ans. 6 days 13| hours. 24. There is a fish whose tail weighs y/6., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs...and his tail ; what is the whole • weight of the fish ? Ans. 72/6. 25. It is required to divide the nnmber 10 into three such parts, that if the first...

## Elements of Algebra

Silvestre François Lacroix - Algebra - 1825 - 276 pages
...was the time past? Ans. 54 years. 59. There is a fish whose tail weighs 9 Ibs., his head weighs as much as his tail and half his body, and his body weighs as much as his head and tail : what is the whole weight of the fish ? Ans. 72 Ibs. 60. There is a certain number, consisting...