If A and B together can perform a piece of work in 8 days, A and C together in 9 days, and B and C in 10 days : how many days would it take each person to perform the same work alone ? Ans. Mathematics - Page 315by Samuel Webber - 1808Full view - About this book
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| 1901
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| Michigan. Legislature - Michigan - 1896
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