| Zadock Thompson - 1838 - 164 páginas
...Tlte first term, the last term, and the number of terms given to find the common difference. RULE. — **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** ftt, 279. ARITHMETICAL PROGRESSION 119 2. If the first term of a series be 8, the last 108, and the... | |
| George Willson - 1838
...first term, the last term, and the number of terms given, to find the common difference. RULE. — **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** 6. In a school there are 8 scholars, whose .ages differ alike ; the youngest is 4 years old, and the... | |
| Daniel Adams - 1839 - 264 páginas
...297, and 297 ~- 99 = 3, common difference. /fence, when the extremes and number of terms are given, " **to find the common difference, — Divide the difference...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** 6. If the extremes be 5 and 605, and the number of terms 151, what is the common difference? Ans. 4.... | |
| 1839
...33 miles.. The fast term, last term, and number of terms given, tofind tht common difference. RULE. **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** EXAMPLES. 1. A man bought 17 yards of cloth in arithmetical progression. For the first yard he gave... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1839 - 305 páginas
...The first term, last term, and the number of terms being given, to find the common difference. RULE. **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** one, and the quotient is the common difference. 1. The extremes are 3 and 45, and the number of terms... | |
| Joseph Stockton - 1839 - 203 páginas
...Case 2. When the two extremes, and number of terms are given, to find the common difference. RULE. **Divide the difference of the extremes, by the number of terms, less** one ; the quotient will be the common difference. EXAMPLE. 1. A is to receive from B a certain sum... | |
| Daniel Adams - 1840 - 264 páginas
...297, and 297 -7- 99 = 3, common difference. Hence, when the extremes and number of terms are given, **to find the common difference, — Divide the difference...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** 6. If the extremes be 5 and 605, and the number of terms 151, what is the common difference ? Ans.... | |
| Calvin Tracy - 1840 - 311 páginas
...thirteen in number. We have then the following rule for solving sums like the preceding : RULE. — **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms, less** one. The quotient will be the common difference. 2. A man in feeble health, commenced a journey and... | |
| William Ruger - 1841 - 263 páginas
...CASE III. — The extremes and number of terms being given, to find the common difference. RULE. — **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number...1, and the quotient will be the common difference.** EXAMPLES. 1. A merchant sold 200 yards of cloth; for the first yard he received 4 cents, for the last,... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1841 - 311 páginas
...common difference. A. 5 years. 1 1 . Hence, to find the common difference, — Divide the difference af **the extremes by the number of terms, less 1, and the quotient will** ae the common difference. 12. If the extremes be 3 and 23, and the number of terms 11, what is the... | |
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