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
| Algebra - 1836 - 304 pages
...with reference to the powers of a. The first term of the quotient will therefore be found by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor.** 11 ALGEBRA. 2. As the dividend is the sum of all the partial products formed by multiplying the divisor... | |
| Silas Totten - Algebra - 1836 - 304 pages
...with reference to the powers of a. The first term of the quotient will therefore be found by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the** divieor. 2. As the dividend is the sum of all the partial products formed by multiplying the divisor... | |
| James Bryce - 1837
...to both, so that its highest power may stand first, its next highest power second, and so on ; 3° **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor;** the quantity found is the first term of the quotient; 4° multiply this term into the divisor, and,... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1838 - 276 pages
...compound numbers. > v, •Arrange the dividend and divisor according to the powers of some letter. Dimde **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... | |
| 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... | |
| Thomas Sherwin - Algebra - 1841 - 300 pages
...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... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1842 - 332 pages
...the following terms, as shall be necessary to continue the operation : To obtain the first term of **the quotient, divide the first term of the dividend, by the first term of the divisor** ;* Divide again by the first term of the divisor, and proceed as before, till all the terms of the... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1844 - 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 of the divisor by the term of the quotient... | |
| 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... | |
| Davis Wasgatt Clark - 1844 - 346 pages
...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... | |
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