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
| Charles Davies - Algebra - 1859 - 299 pages
...dividend and divisor with reference to a (Art. 44), placing the divisor on the left of the dividend. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor** ; the result will be the first term of the quotient, which, for convenience, we place under the divisor.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 336 pages
...hand of the dividend, as in simple numbers. II. Find the first term of the quotient either by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** or by dividing the first two terms of the dividend by the first two terms of the divisor ; multiply... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1860 - 432 pages
...hand of the dividend, as in simple, numbers II. Find the first term of the quotient either by dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** or by dividing the first two terms of the dividend by the first two terms of the divisor ; multiply... | |
| Robert Fowler - 1861
...both the divisor and dividend according to the powers of the same letter (a in the example) ; then to **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** place the result in the quotient and multiply the divisor by it ; subtract and proceed similarly with... | |
| Thomas Sherwin - 1862
...before; and thus continue, until all the terms of the root are found. \ Remark 2. In dividing, we merely **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor;** and it is manifest, from the manner in which the divisors are obtained, as well as from inspection,... | |
| Isaac Todhunter - 1863 - 264 pages
...ascending powers of some common letter, or both according to descending powers of some common letter. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and put the result for the first term of the quotient; multiply the whole divisor by this term and... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1863 - 420 pages
...I. Arrange loth dividend and divisor according to the descending powers of one of the letters. II. **Divide the first term of the. dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and write the result in the quotient. III. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient thus found, andsubtract... | |
| 1863 - 324 pages
...terms, 3а? с -\-6abc -f- 3 V с -{- 3 a c1.-f- 3 6 c1 -f- c", for a remainder or dividend. Dividing **the first term of the dividend by the first term of the** trial divisor, 3а1, we obtain c, the third term of the root. Adding together three times the square... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1864 - 359 pages
...divisor. (74.) From this investigation we deduce the following BULK FOR THE DIVISION OF POLYNOMIALS. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** the result will be the first term of the quotient. 3. Multiply the divisor by this term, and subtract... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Algebra - 1864 - 394 pages
...Hence, the RULE. Arrange loth dividend and divisor according to the decreasing powers of some 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 whole divisor by this term, and... | |
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