| Arithmetic - 1845 - 198 pages
...12 for a farthing ? Ans. 86 L. 17 s. 10 d. CASE 2. When the two extremes and number of terms are 1 **given, to find the common difference. RULE. Divide...difference of the extremes by the number of terms, less** one ; the quotient will be the common difference. EXAMPLES. 1. Twenty and sixty are the two extremes... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 210 pages
...at 12 for a farthing ? Ans. 86 L. 17 S. 10 d. CASE 2. When the two extremes and number of terms arc **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms, less** one ; the quotient will be the common difference. EXAMPLES. 1. Twenty and sixty are the two extremes... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1845 - 310 pages
...of the extreme terms, or mean term, by the number of terms. RULE 3. To find the common difference. **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** one. RULE 4. To find the number of terms. Divide the difference of the extreme terms by the common... | |
| Arithmetic - 1846 - 258 pages
...basket? Ans. 5 miles, 1300 yards. CASE III. The first term, the last term, and the number of terms be ing **given, to find the common difference. RULE. — (')...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** liiieslinn. — 1. How do you find the common difference? EXAMPLES. 1. The extremes are 2 and 53, and... | |
| Almon Ticknor - Arithmetic - 1846 - 264 pages
...first term, the last term, and the number of terms being given, to find the common difference. RULE I. **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number...1, and the quotient will be the common difference** sought. 1. The extremes are 3 and 39, and the number of terms is 19 ; what is the common dfference... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1846 - 258 pages
...first term, the last term, and the number of terms, to find the common difference, we have this • **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms, less** one,. EXAMPLES. 1. The first term of an arithmetical progression's 5, the last term is 176, and the... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1847 - 288 pages
...find the common difference. RULE. Subtract the less extreme from the greater, and divide the remainder **by the number of terms less 1 , and the quotient will be the common difference.** It has been shown under Theorem 3d. that the difference of the extremes is found by multiplying the... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 348 pages
...RULE. Divide the whole number added or subtracted, by the number of additions or subtractions, that is, **the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less 1, and the quotient** is the number added or subtracted at one time, or the common difference. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. Z.... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 306 pages
...Divide the whole number added or subtracted, by the num ber of additions or subtractions, that is, **the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less 1, and the quotient** is the number added or subtracted at one time, or the common difference. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. 2.... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 306 pages
...Divide the whole number added or subtracted, by the num her of additions or subtractions, that is, **the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less 1, and the quotient** if the number added or subtracted at one time, or the common difference. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. 2.... | |
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