| M. French Swarthout, M. A. Farnham - Arithmetic - 1886 - 216 pages
...yards of cassimere worth $1.50 per yard, and the rest in cash. How much cash did he receive ? 142. **A tree was broken by the wind 14 feet from the ground...the part standing. What was the length of the tree** '{ 143. How many pecks of wheat, worth one dollar a bushel, will it take to pay for 30 yards of ticking... | |
| William James Milne - Geometry - 1899 - 404 pages
...high, broke so that the top struck the level ground at a distance from the base of the pole equal to **the length of the part standing. What was the length of the** part broken off ? Ex. 116. If from the extremities of the base of any triangle lines are drawn bisecting... | |
| William James Milne - Geometry - 1899 - 326 pages
...high, broke so that the top struck the level ground at a distance from the base of the pole equal to **the length of the part standing. What was the length of the** part broken off ? Solution. In rt. Д ABC let AD = 30 ft. represent the eminence, DC the part of the... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - Arithmetic - 1903 - 328 pages
...$64 were sold at 6J% discount and 5% for cash. 6. A tree 45 ft. high was broken at such a point that **the part broken off was 4 times the length of the part** left standing. 7. After deducting his commission of 5%, an agent returned to his employer $1,436.40.... | |
| Arthur Schultze - 1905 - 396 pages
...invested half as much capital as B. How much has A invested ? 6. A pole 50 feet high was broken so that **the part broken off was 4 times the length of the part** left standing. Find the length of the two parts. 7. Four men, A, B, C, and D, invested $ 8800 in real... | |
| Arthur Schultze - Algebra - 1905 - 674 pages
...invested half as much capital as B. How much has A invested ? 6. A pole 50 feet high was broken so that **the part broken off was 4 times the length of the part** left standing. Find the length of the two parts. 7. Four men, A, B, C, and D, invested $8800 in real... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - 1910 - 160 pages
...between A and B in the proportion of 10 to 11. 1. A tree 45 ft. high was broken at such a point that **the part broken off was 4 times the length of the part** left standing. 2. Goods marked $64 were sold at 6|% discount and 5% off for cash. 3. A commission merchant... | |
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