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
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1826 - 276 pages
...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 att the terms of the divisor by the term of the quotient... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1827 - 332 pages
...which is substantially the same, as the rule for division in arithmetic : To obtain the first term of **the quotient, divide the first term of the dividend,...by the term placed in the quotient ; subtract the** produce from a part of the dividend ; and to the remainder bring down as many of the following terms,... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 276 pages
...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 oftlie divisor by the term of the quotient... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1830 - 264 pages
...viz. Having arranged the divisor and dividend with reference to the powers of the same letter, 1°. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** the result will be the first term of the quotient ; 2°. multiply the whole divisor by the term of... | |
| Alexander Ingram - 1830
...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... | |
| Bourdon (M., Louis Pierre Marie) - Algebra - 1831 - 304 pages
...of the quotient are obtained by trial, while in algebraic division the quotient obtained by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** is always one of the terms of the quotient sought. If these two terms are not divisible by one another,... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1832 - 332 pages
...which is substantially the same, as the rule for division in arithmetic -. To obtain the first term of **the quotient, divide the first term of the dividend,...by the term placed in the quotient ; subtract the** produce from a part of the dividend ; and to the remainder bring down as many of the following terms,... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1834 - 276 pages
...compound numbers. Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of toms letter. Divide t/ie **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 tern of the quotient... | |
| Ebenezer Bailey - Algebra - 1835 - 252 pages
...ii + 3ic + 2cc ( J + 2 c. 1 bb+ be 2 6c + 2cc 2 6c + 2cc . In this example, as in the preceding, we **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** The quotient of 6 6 divided by b, is b. We then multiply the whole divisor, b + c, by b, and obtain... | |
| Silas Totten - Algebra - 1836 - 304 pages
...another. RULE. (16.) 1st. Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of the same letter. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and set the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found, , and... | |
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