| Nicolas Pike - 1807 - 352 str.
...which one wi.uld perform the work ; iherefotv, 8 men will do :t in cigluh part of the time, or 6 days, **terms together, and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the anfwer,** in the fame denomination as the middle term was reduced into. If there be fractions in your queftion,they... | |
| James Thompson - 1808 - 172 str.
...As in the Rule of Three Direct, state and prepare the question ; then multiply the first and second **terms tog-ether, and divide the product by the third. The quotient will be the** answer in the name, or denomination ofthe second. EXAMPLES. 1. A captain of a ship, being provided... | |
| Nicolas Pike - 1809 - 300 str.
...fecond, the proportion is inverfe. RULE.* State and reduce the terms as in the Rule of Three Direct ; **then, multiply the firft and fecond terms together,...the product by the third ; the quotient will be the** anfwsr in the fame denomination as the middle term was reduced into. If there be fractions in your... | |
| Osgood Carleton - 1810 - 251 str.
...more ; after stating the terms as directed in Direct Proportion. Multiply the first and second teems **together, and divide the product by the third, the quotient will be the** fourth term or answer. The proof of examples in this, is the same as in Direct Proportion. JVvfE. If... | |
| 1811 - 198 str.
...first, and requires the fourth to be greater than the second. ч RULE. Multiply the first and second **terms together, and divide the product by the third, the quotient will be the** answer in the same denomination as the second. PROOF. As in Direct Proportion. EXAMPLES. I . If 1 2... | |
| Oliver Welch - 1812 - 231 str.
...other remaining number must be the middle term : then multiply the first and second terms togeth* er, **and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the** answer required. 1. If 8 men can build a tower in la days ; I demand how long it would take them, if... | |
| Charles Butler - 1814
...State the question, and reduce thé term as in the foregoing rule. II. Multiply the first and second **terms together, and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the** answer in the same denomination the second term was left in ". m It has beep observed, that " Direct... | |
| Oliver Welch - 1857 - 228 str.
...first term ; and the other remaining number must be the middle term ; multiply the first and second **terms together, and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the** answer required.* Examples. ' 1. If 8 men can build a tower in 12 days ; I demand how long it would... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1815 - 240 str.
...RULE. ' 1 State and reduce the terms as in the Rule of Three Direct. 2. Multiply the first and second **terms together^ and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the** Answer in the same denomination as the middle term was reduced into. \ ' EXAMPLE8. 1. If 12 men can... | |
| 1817 - 198 str.
...S*. s. yit. 2 : ill! 4 2)24 12 Answer. * HULE FOR INVERSE PROPORTION. Multiply the Erst and second **terms together, and divide the product by the third ; the quotient will be the** answer in the same denomination aa Die stccu J or that to wnich the second was reduced. EXAMPLE. A... | |
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