| James Wharton - Algebra - 1848 - 151 pages
...each of which is equal to the depth of the other : what are the depths? Ans. 5 feet and 4 feet. (78.) **A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen of claret for £50.** He sold of sherry 3 dozen more for £10 than he did of claret for £6. What was the price of each ?... | |
| John Radford Young - 1851
...1 =36 .-. x — l = ± 6 ; л ж=7, or — 5; Consequently, there were seven persons at first. (3) **A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen of claret...has sold 3 dozen more of sherry for £10 than he has** sold of claret for £6. Required the price of each. Let x be the price in pounds of a dozen of sherry... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Union College (Schenectedy, N.Y.). Library - Algebra - 1851 - 319 pages
...each individual 5 dollars more than A. How many were relieved by A and B ? Ans. 120 by A, and 80 by B. **13. A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen...finds that he has sold 3 dozen more of sherry for** £l0 than he has of claret for £6. Required the price of each? Ans. Sherry, £2 per dozen; claret,... | |
| Industrial arts - 1856
...205 and which mus.t he reserved for after discussion. Example I. A vintner sold 7 dozen of •herry **and 12 dozen of claret for £50, and finds that he...has of claret for £6. Required the price of each.** (" Young's Algehra," 4th ed., p. 148.) Let * he the price of a dozen of sherry in pounds ; then we... | |
| Sholto Percy - Industrial arts - 1856
...for after discussion. Example I. A vintner sold 7 dozen of «herry and 12 dozen of claret for £¡30, **and finds that he has sold 3 dozen more of sherry...has of claret for £6. Required the price of each.** (" Young's Algebra," 4th ed., p. 148.) Let x be the price of a dozen of sherry in pounds ; then we... | |
| R.A. Brooman - 1856
...SOLUTIONS. and which must be reserved for after discussion. Example Г. A vintner sold 7 dozen of iherry **and 12 dozen of claret for £.50, and finds that he has sold 3 dozen more of** iherry for £10 than he has of claret for £6. Required the price of each. (" Young's Algebra," 4th... | |
| John Radford Young - 1857
...second setting out.. QUESTION v. A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen of claret for 50Z., **and finds that he has sold 3 dozen more of sherry for 10/. than he has of claret for** 61. Required the price of each. Let x be the price of a dozen of sherry in pounds ; and by the question,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1858 - 360 pages
...individual 5 dollars more than A. How many were relieved by A and В ? Ans. 120 by A, and 80 by B. IS. **A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen of claret...has of claret for £6. Required the price of each?** Лпз. Sherry, £2 per dozen; claret, £3. 14. Л set out from С towards 1), and traveled 7 miles... | |
| James Wharton - 1860
...greater divided by the less may be to the quotient of the less divided by the greater as $ to ^. (33.) **A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen of claret for** 501., and he sold 3 dozen more of sherry for 10/. than of claret for 6/. Find the price of each. (34.)... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Mathematics - 1861
...each individual 5 dollars more than A. How many were relieved by A and B ? Ans. 120 by A, and 80 by B. **13. A vintner sold 7 dozen of sherry and 12 dozen of claret** ) r / . •• for £50, and finds that he has sold 3 dozen more of sherry for . £10 than he has of... | |
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