| Mathematics - 1801
...powers of some letter in both of them, placing the highest power of it first, and the rest in order. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the** divieor, and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient term,... | |
| L. I. M. Chevigné - Education - 1807
...contain the same letter raised to an exponent next less, &c. That being performed in both numbers, we **divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** we write the quotient under the divisor ; then we multiply all the divisor by the quotient, to subtract... | |
| Mathematics - 1808
...powers of some letter in both of them, placing the highest power of it first, and the rest in order. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient term, and subtract... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1808 - 480 pages
...may have the highest power ot that letter, and the second term the next highest power ; and so on. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the quotient term last found,... | |
| Charles Hutton, Olinthus Gregory - Mathematics - 1811
...according to the powers of some one of the letters in both, the higher powers before the lower. ' 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** as in the first case, and set the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the term... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1811 - 220 pages
...may contain the highest power of that letter, the second term, the next highest power; and so OH. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** and place the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the term thus found, and subtract... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1812
...according to tha powers of some one of the letters in both, the higher powers before the lower. 2. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** as in the first case, and set the result in the quotient. 3. Multiply the whole divisor by the term... | |
| Algebra - 1813
...terms of each of them so, that the higher powers of one of the letters may stand before the lower. Then **divide the first term of the dividend by the. first term of the divisor,** and set the result in the quotient, with its proper sign, or simply by itself, if it be affirmative.... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1814 - 303 pages
...which is substantially the same, as the rule for division in arithmetic : To obtain the first term of **the quotient, divide the first term of the dividend,...placed in the quotient ; subtract the product from** a part of the dividend ; and to the remainder bring- down as many of the following terms, as shall... | |
| Mathematics - 1814
...(connected by their proper signs) will therefore constitute the quotient, according to tn* rule. В Ъ 3 II. **Divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor,** by the preceding rules, and place the result with its proper sign in the quotient. HI. Multiply the... | |
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