Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, and write the result as the first term of the quotient. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term of the quotient, and subtract the product from the dividend. The popular educator - Page 321by Popular educator - 1860Full view - About this book
| Webster Wells, Walter Wilson Hart - Algebra - 1912 - 424 pages
...Arrange the dividend and the divisor in either ascending or descending powers of some common letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and write the result as the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the first... | |
| Herbert Ellsworth Slaught, Nels Johann Lennes - Algebra - 1912 - 280 pages
...terms of dividend and divisor according to descending (or ascending) powers of some common letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** This quotient is the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the first term of the quotient by the... | |
| Frederick Howland Somerville - Algebra - 1913 - 447 pages
...polynomial by a polynomial: 84. Arrange both dividend and divisor in the same order of some common letter. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and write the result as the first term of the quotient. Multiply the whole divisor by the first term... | |
| Edith Long, William Charles Brenke - Algebra - 1913 - 283 pages
...terms of the dividend and the divisor according to the exponent of some letter (a in our illustration). **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** The result is the first term of the quotient. Multiply the entire divisor by this term and subtract.... | |
| George Wentworth, David Eugene Smith - Algebra - 1913 - 458 pages
...follows : Arrange both dividend and divisor in ascending or descending powers of some common letter. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** and write the result for the first term of the quotient. Multiply the entire divisor by the first term... | |
| William Benjamin Fite - Algebra - 1913 - 285 pages
...to the descending (or ascending) powers of some common letter, called the letter of arrangement. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** Take this quotient as the first term of the quotient sought. 3. Multiply the divisor by the first term... | |
| Webster Wells, Walter Wilson Hart - Algebra - 1913 - 285 pages
...Arrange the dividend and the divisor in either ascending or descending powers of some common letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and write the result as the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the first... | |
| Frederick Charles Kent - Algebra - 1913 - 249 pages
...dividend and divisor from left to right according to the decreasing powers of some common letter. (2) **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** to get the first term of the quotient. terms of the dividend and subtract. If in this product there... | |
| William Benjamin Fite - Algebra - 1913 - 334 pages
...of the factors, the first term of the quotient (which is one of the factors) is obtained by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** If we multiply the divisor by this first term of the quotient the product is one of the partial products... | |
| 1914
...rules of procedure are: 1. Arrange dividend and divisor according to the power of some one letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** This gives the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply all the terms of the divisor by the first term... | |
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