| Arithmetic - 1811 - 210 pages
...Demand. RULE FOR STATIN'G, &c.* Set that term of supposition which is of the same kind as the term **of demand in the first place, set the other term of...second place, and the term of demand in the third place** ; as in the following examples : yds. s. yds. s. bu. s. 2 : 4 :: 6 10 : 20 :: 5 Nate.— In the former... | |
| John Preston - Arithmetic - 1817 - 538 pages
...3467 3285 . what will 1 day give? .1825 1825 INVERSE PROPORTION. We must now study inverse proportion. **When the third term is greater than the first, and the nature of the question requires** the fourth term to be less than the second, then the proportion is inverse. This is called more requires... | |
| Stephen Pike - Arithmetic - 1824 - 212 pages
...RULE FOR STATING. Set that term of the supposition which is of the same name or kind with the term **of demand, in the first place ; set the other term...in the second place, and the term of demand in the** thirdplaco. When the question is thus stated, consider whether the proportion is direct or inverse.... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - Arithmetic - 1825 - 224 pages
...and the term of demand in the third place. 2. Consider from the nature of the question whether fhe **proportion is direct or inverse. The proportion is...the first, and the nature of the question requires** timi the fourth term should be greater than the second. The proportion is inverse when the third term... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - 1830 - 188 pages
...required ; and the term of demand in the thirc place. 2. Consider, from the nature of the question, **whether the proportion is direct or inverse. The proportion...nature of the question requires that the fourth term** should be greater than the second. The proportion is inverse, when the third term is more than the... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - Arithmetic - 1830 - 192 pages
...and the term of demand in the third place. 2. Consider, from the nature of the question, whether tho **proportion is direct or inverse. The proportion is...nature of the question requires that the fourth term** should be greater than the second. The proportion is inverse, when the third term is more than the... | |
| Arithmetic - 1831 - 210 pages
...HULE FOR STATING. Set that term of the supposition which is ol the same name or kind with the term **of demand, in the first place, set the other term...proportion is direct, when the third term is greater than** Ore first, and the nature of the question requires that the fourth term, or answer, should be greater... | |
| John Preston - Arithmetic - 1834 - 312 pages
...dozen, so many pence will be the price of one. INVERSE PROPORTION. We must now study inverse proportion. **When the third term is greater than the first, and the nature of the question requires** the fourth term to be less than the second, then the proportion is inverse. This is called more requires... | |
| Stephen Pike - Arithmetic - 1835 - 210 pages
...the same name or kind with the term of demand. in the first place, set the other term of suppesition **in the second place, and the term of demand in the...proportion is direct, when the third term is greater than** tha first, and the nature of the question requires that the fourth term, or answer, should be greater... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 210 pages
...nULE FOR STATING. Set that term of the supposition which is of the same name or kind with the term **of demand, in the first place, set the other term...proportion is direct or inverse. The proportion is** dirett, when the third term is greater than the first, and the nature of the question requires that... | |
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