| James Dodson - Algebra - 1775 - 336 pages
...(илQUEST. QUEJT. LXIV. A hare jo of her leaps before a greybound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's **3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's** t How many leaps mult the greyhound take to eatck tke hare? Suppofe the greyhound muft take x leaps,... | |
| Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1801
...is 50 leaps before a grey hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey hound's 3 ; but 2 of the grey hound's **leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the** grey hound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 20. A person at play lost -^ of his money, and then won... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 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... | |
| Charles Butler - 1814
...the shark. 29. A hare is 50 of her own 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** each take before the hare is caught ? Let x:=the greyhound's leaps, y—the hare' t after the dos>... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1818 - 260 pages
...at firit ? Ans. 20s. 31. 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...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... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - Geometry - 1819 - 208 pages
...grey-hound and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but two of the grey-hound's leaps are as much as three **of the hare's : how many leaps must the 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... | |
| Miles Bland - Geometry - 1821 - 438 pages
...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 - Algebra - 1824 - 516 pages
...greyhound, takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three ; 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** ? Let 3x— the number of leaps the greyhound must take; ... 41= the number the hare takes in the same... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 516 pages
...greyhound, tabes 4 leaps to the greyhound's three; 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** ? Let 3x= the number of leaps the greyhound must take ; ... 4x= the number the hare takes in the same... | |
| Etienne Bézout - Mathematics - 1824 - 219 pages
...leaps before a grey-hound, and takes 4 leaps to his 3-; but 2 of the grey-hound's leaps are equal to **3 of the hare's. How many leaps must the grey-hound take to** overtake the hare? While the grey-hound takes 1 leap, the hare takes 1-^ ; and while the grey-hound... | |
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