| John Mair - Arithmetic - 1772 - 376 pages
...extremes, and number of terms, to find the common difference; that is, given I. II, III. to f1nd IV. RULE. **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms** minus un1ty, and the quo1 is the common difference, by Theorem V. EXAMPLE I. A man had 1 2 fons, whofe... | |
| Mathematics - 1801 - 446 pages
...lie first term, iJce last term, and the number of terms being given,, to find ike common' difference. **RULE.* Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** i, and the quotient will be the common difference sought. EXAMPLES. i. The extremes are 2 and 53, and... | |
| William M. Finlay - Accounting - 1803 - 272 pages
...PROBLEM IV. Given the first term, the last term, and number of terms, to find the common difference. **RULE.— Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of •terms less** I— the quotient will be the common difference. EXAMPLE. jGhren 3, the first, 39 the last, and 19... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Algebra - 1808 - 470 pages
...I. Tbejlrtt term, the last term, and the number of terms being given, tojind the common difference. **RULE.* Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** 1, and the quotient will be the common difference sought. EXAMPLES. 1st. The extremes are 3 and 39,... | |
| Samuel Webber - Mathematics - 1808 - 466 pages
...term, the .last term, and the number of terms being given, to jind the common difference. RULE 3.* **Divide the differe'nce of the extremes by the number of terms less** 1, and the quotient will be the common difference sought, * The difference of the first and last terms... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1810 - 190 pages
...difference. Hence, when the extremes and number of terms are given, tn fnd the common difference,—' **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms, less** 1, and the quotient will be the common difference. 6. If the extremes be 3 and 603, and the number... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1815 - 250 pages
...PROBLEM II. The first term, the last term, and the number of terms given, to find the common difference. **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** 1, and the quotient will be the common difference. EXAMPLE8. 1. The extremes are 3 and 29, and the... | |
| Arithmetic - 1818 - 264 pages
...pr<j5« PROBLEM II. The first term, the last term, and the number of terms to find the COMMON DIFFERENCE. **RULE. Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** by i, and the quotient will be the common difference required. EXAMPLES. 1. If the extremes be 3 and... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1822 - 562 pages
...first term, the last term, and the number of terms being given, to find the common difference. ROLE.* **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** 1, and the quotient will be the common difference sought. EXAMPLES. , 1st. The extremes are 3 and 39,... | |
| Etienne Bézout - Mathematics - 1824 - 238 pages
...CASE II. When the two extremes and number of terms are giten, to find the common ratio or difference. **Divide the difference of the extremes by the number of terms less** 1 ; the quotient witt be the common ratio. EXAMPLES. 1. 20 and 60 are the two extremes of a series... | |
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