The pupil-teacher's course of mathematics, by a late fellow and senior mathematical lecturer

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1879
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Page 64 - of three digits, the right-hand one being 0 ; if the left-hand and middle digits be interchanged the number is diminished by 180 ; if the lefthand digit be halved, and the middle and right-hand digits be interchanged, the number is diminished by 454. Find the number?
Page 49 - A sum of money is divided among three persons. The first receives 10 more than a third of the whole sum ; the second receives ^15 more than a half of what remains ; and the third receives what is over, which is
Page 18 - divide the first term of the dividend by the first term of the divisor, thus
Page 61 - If the left-hand and middle digits be interchanged, the number is diminished by 180 ; if the left-hand digit be halved, and the middle and righthand digit be interchanged, the number is diminished by 336 : find the number.
Page 18 - the first term of the quotient ; multiply the divisor by this term and subtract the product from the dividend ; bring down
Page 105 - A ship sails with a supply of biscuit for 60 days, at a daily allowance of 1lb. a head. After being at sea 20 days, she encounters a storm, in which 5 men are washed overboard, and damage sustained that will cause a delay of 24 days, and it is found that each man's allowance must be reduced to Ib. Find the original number of the crew.
Page 65 - Two trains, 92 feet and 84 feet long respectively, are moving with uniform velocities on parallel rails ; when they move in opposite directions they are observed to pass each other in
Page 121 - AND PARLIAMENT STREET THE TEACHER'S MANUAL OF THE SCIENCE AND ART OF TEACHING. The First Series, which relates to the SCIENCE of Teaching, consists of-— 1. THE CULTIVATION OF THE SENSES. Price

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