| JAMES RYAN - 1851
...how far the first must travel before he is overtaken by the second? Ans. 72 hours and 270 miles. 52. **It is required to divide the number 99 into five such...than the fourth by 9 ; and less than the fifth by 16.** Ans. 17, 14, 27, 8, and 33, 53. A and B began to trade with equal sums of money. In the first year... | |
| William Smyth - Algebra - 1851 - 236 pages
...company ? ANS. 22 men, 18 women and 50 children. 21. It is required to divide the number 99 into 5 **such parts, that the first may exceed the second by...fifth by 16. Let x = the first part ; then x — 3** = second, x -f- 10 = third, x — 9 = fourth, x + 16 = fifth, and we have a;_j-a;_3_f_a;+10 + x —... | |
| 1854
...D paid as much as C and B. What did e»oh pay? Ans. A £317, B £951, C £1,268, and D £2,319. 31. **It is required to divide the number 99 into five such,...second by 3, be less than the third by 10, greater** (han the fourth by 9, and less than the fifth by 16. Ans. 17, 14, 27, 8, and 38. 32. A father divided... | |
| William Smyth - 1856
...week ? ANS. 38, 31, 23, 17, 13, and 8 pence a week. 21. It is required to divide the number 99 into 5 **such parts, that the first may exceed the second by...than the fourth by 9, and less than the fifth by 16.** then x — 3 = the second, x -j- 10 = the third, x — 9 = the fourth, x --j- 16 = the fifth, and we... | |
| William Smyth - 1858
...week ? ANS. 38, 31, 23, 17, 13, and 8 pence a week. 21. It is required to divide the number 99 into 5 **such parts, that the first may exceed the second by...third by 10, greater than the fourth by 9, and less** limn the fifth by 16. thai x — 3 = the second, x -{- 10 ^ the third, x — 9 := the fourth, x + 16... | |
| Algebra - 1864 - 503 pages
...sulpTiur and saltpe« How much of each of these ? Ans. Sulphur 380, charcoal 620, saltpetre 3000. (15) **It is required to divide the number 99 into five such parts that the** fir* may exceed the second by 3, bo less than the third by 10, greater than tw fourth by 9, and loss... | |
| William James Milne - Algebra - 1881 - 347 pages
...is 12, and the difference of their squares is 72. What are the numbers? 85. It is required to divide **99 into five such parts that the first may exceed the second by 3,** may be less than the third by 10, greater than the fourth by 9, and less than the fifth by 16. 86.... | |
| Edwin Pliny Seaver, George Augustus Walton - Algebra - 1881 - 283 pages
...long into seven parts such that each part shall be two inches longer than the part next above it. 98. **It is required to divide the number 99 into five such...than the fourth by 9, and less than the fifth by 16.** 99. A merchant tailor bought 12 pieces of cloth for $700. Two pieces were white, three black, and seven... | |
| Edwin Pliny Seaver, George Augustus Walton - Algebra - 1882 - 283 pages
...shall be two inches longer than the part next above it. 98. It is required to divide the number 9!i **into five such parts that the first may exceed the...than the fourth by 9, and less than the fifth by 16.** 99. A merchant tailor bought 12 pieces of cloth for 8700. Two pieces were white, three black, and seven... | |
| William James Milne - Algebra - 1892 - 408 pages
...12, and the difference of their squares is 72. What are the numbers ? 85. It is required to divide **99 into five such parts that the first may exceed the second by 3,** may be less than the third by 10, greater than the fourth by 9, and less than the fifth by 16. 86.... | |
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