| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1814 - 303 pages
...ratio of a to b equals the ratio of' rf.to A;' or more concisely, «a is to b, as d to A.' •368. **The first and last terms are called the extremes,...the antecedent and consequent of the same couplet.** 369. As the ratios are equal, it is manifestly immaterial which of the two couplets is placed first.... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1827 - 332 pages
...the ratio of a to b equals the ratio of d to h ;' or more concisely, ' a is to 6, as d to A.' 368. **The first and last terms are called the extremes,...the antecedent and consequent of the same couplet.** 369. As the ratios are equal, it is manifestly immaterial which of the two couplets is placed first.... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1829 - 268 pages
...difference, 2. The numbers which form the series are called the terms of the series or pro• greasion. **The first and last terms are called the extremes^ and the other** terms the means. In Arithmetical Progression there are reckoned 5 terms, any three of vrhieû being... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1830
...difference, 2. Tho numbers which form the series are called the terms cf the series or progression. **The first and last terms are called the extremes, and the other** terms the means. Tn Arithmetical Progression there are reckoned 5 terms, any three of which beltig... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1832 - 332 pages
...' the ratio of a to b equals the ratio of d to /i;' or more concisely, 'a is to b, as d to A.' 368. **The first and last terms are called the extremes, and the other two the** weans. Homologous terms are either the two antecedents or the two consequents. Analogous terms are... | |
| Catharine Esther Beecher - Arithmetic - 1833 - 283 pages
...from each preceding figure. The figures that make up the series are called the terms of the series. **The first and last terms are called the extremes, and the other** terms, the means. From the above, it may be seen, that any term in a series may be found by continued... | |
| John Rose - Arithmetic - 1835 - 180 pages
...3j &c is a aesc<;ndjng. serieg The numbers which form the series are called the terms of the series. **The first and last terms are called the extremes, and the other** terms the means. There are five denominations in arithmetical progression, any three of which being... | |
| Mathematics - 1836 - 472 pages
...quantity to both terms. Proportion is an equality of ratios. It is either arithmetical or geometrical. **Homologous terms are either the two antecedents or...the antecedent and consequent of the same couplet.** Inverse or reciprocal proportion, is an equality between a direct, and a reciprocal ratio. If three... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 256 pages
...descending series, as 12, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2, &c. The numbers forming the series, are called the terms ; **the first and last terms are called the extremes, and the other** terms the means. When any even number of terms differs by Arithmetical Progression, the sum of the... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1839
...difference, 2. The numbers which form the series are called the terms of the series or progression. **The first and last terms are called the extremes, and the other** te-ros the means. In Arithmetical Progression there r.re reckoned 5 terms, any three of which being... | |
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