| William Webster - Arithmetic - 1740 - 226 pages
...did her-s as far exceed, As three times three does three. But after ten and half ten years, We man **and wife had been ; Her age came up as near to mine, As eight is to fixteen. *- - • — Now,** pray, What were our ages on the wedding-day ? Firft, fupptfe her 3.i then he muft be 63 then adding... | |
| Benjamin Donne - Algebra - 1758 - 372 pages
...Will give ** = • , which is the fame as * 10$. OT+ » the But, after ten and half ten Years We Man **and Wife had been. Her Age came up as near to mine^ As Eight is to** Sixteen. Now tell me (you who can) I pray, What were our Ages on the Wedding-Day ? Solution. Suppofe,... | |
| John Birks - Arithmetic - 1766 - 611 pages
...did her's as far exceed, As three times three doth three : But after ten and half ten years We man **and wife had been, Her age came up as near to mine, As eight is to fixteen : Now tell me** (you who can) I pray, What were our ages on the wedding-day I Suppofe the wife's age 12 years. Then... | |
| William Webster - Arithmetic - 1767 - 226 pages
...did her's as far exceed, As three times three does three. Eut after ten and half ten years, We man **and wife had been, Her age came up as near to mine, As eight is to fixteen. • • Now,** pray, What were our ages on the wedding-day ? Firft, fuppofe her 2l then he muji be 63 then adding... | |
| John Mair - Mathematics - 1772
...did hers as far exceed, As three times three does three ; But after ten and half ten years, We man **and wife had been, Her age came up as near to mine, As eight is to fixteen. Now,** Tyro, fk'1ll'd in numbers, fay, What were our ages on the wedding-day I Anfwer. Sir, Forty-five years... | |
| Society of Mathematicians - Mathematics - 1774 - 715 pages
...age to her's we found agreed As nine doth unto three. But after ten and half ten years, ', • We man **and wife had been, /-• Her age came up as near to...fixteen. Now tell me if you can, I pray, What was our age** o'lh marriage day ? /• jfnfoser. Let M reprefent the man's age, and W the woman's ' age upon their... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1775
...exceed As three times three, doth three: But after ten and half ten years We man and wife had beenj. **Her age came up as near to mine As eight is to fixteen....Now tell me, if you can, I pray,. What was our age** o' th' marriage day ? 1709. Anfwers to the geographical paradoxes propounded in the loft years diary*... | |
| Ladies' diary - 1775
...exceed As three times three, doth three: But after ten and half ten years We man and wife had beenj **Her age came up as near to mine As eight is to fixteen....Now tell me, if you can, I pray, What was our age** o' th' marriage day ? 1709. Anfwers to the geographical paradoxes propounded in the lajt year's diary.... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1785 - 325 pages
...her's as far exceed As three Times three does three ; But when ten Years, and Half ten Years, We Man **and Wife had been, Her Age came up as near to mine As eight is to** iixteen. , Now, tell me, I pray, . What were our Ages on the Wedding Day ? 9. A Gentleman finding feveral... | |
| Thomas Peacock - Arithmetic - 1791 - 283 pages
...her's as far exceed Аз three times three doth three : But when ten years, and half ten yeais, We man **and wife had been, Her age came up as near to mine, As eight is to fixteen.** Ye learned fcholars, tell to me, I pray, What were our ages on the wedding day ? Anf. Her age 1 5 ys.... | |
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