| Miles Bland - Geometry - 1821 - 898 pages
...+ 4 : : 5 : 7, and (21) \*x + 28 = \.ьх + 20; 41. A sum of money was divided between two persons **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of** В as 5 to з ; and exceeded five-ninths of the whole sum by 50 pounds. What was the share of each... | |
| Miles BLAND - Algebra - 1824 - 404 pages
...transposition, 8 = x ; am) .'. the numbers are 16 and 24. 41. A sum of money was divided between two persons **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of .B as. 5 to 3** ; and exceeded five-ninths of the whole sum by 50 pounds. What was the share of each person ? Let 5x... | |
| James Ryan, Robert Adrain - Algebra - 1824 - 542 pages
...sums will be as 5 to 7 ? Ans. 16 and 24. Prob. 58. A sum of money was divided between two persons, **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3** ; and exceeded five-ninths of the whole sum by 50 dollars. What was the share of each person ? Ans.... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1824 - 550 pages
...sums will be as 5 to 7 ? Ans. 16 and 24. Prob. 58. A sum of money was divided between two persons, **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3** ; and exceeded five-ninths of the whole sum by 50 dollars. What was the share of each person ? Ans.... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1825 - 400 pages
...first. 7 x + 23 3x = -7T +45 2 .#ns. 16 and 24. 4. A sum of money was divided between two persons, **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3.** Now A's share exceeded £ of the whole sum by $50. What was the share of each person ? Let x = A's... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1826 - 290 pages
...divided betwe.cn two persons, A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3. Now A's share **exceeded f of the whole sum by $50. What was the share of each** person ? Let x = A's share. Then — = B's share. 5 x -|- — = whole sum. o of a; + -f is +, or 5-f... | |
| James Ryan - Algebra - 1826 - 430 pages
...sums will be as 5 to 7 ? Ans. 16 and 24. Prob. 58. A s.um of money was divided between two p'ersons, **A and B, so that the share" of A was to that of** 6 as 5 to . 3 ; and exceeded five-ninths of the whole sum by 50 dollars. What was the share of each... | |
| James Ryan - Arithmetic - 1827 - 290 pages
...many did each flock originally contain ? Ans. 147. 6. A sum of money was divided between two persons, **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3** ; and exceeded five-ninths of the whole sum by 50 dollars. What was the share of each person? Ans.... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 330 pages
...of the second, or the second is 1 of the first. 4. A sum of money was divided between two persons, **A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3.** Now A's share exceeded £ of the whole sum by $50. What was the share of each person ? Let x = A's... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1829 - 284 pages
...divided between two persons, A and B, so that the share of A was to that of B as 5 to 3. Now A's share **exceeded f of the whole sum by $50. What was the share of each** person ? Let x =. A's share. Then ?f = B's share. 5 a; -f- — = whole sum. 5 9 45 93 By the conditions,... | |
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