# Elementary Algebra

Rivingtons, 1870

### Contents

 ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION 1 MULTIPLICATION 17 INVOLUTION 29 CHAPTER IV 43 CHAPTER VII 67 CHAPTER IX 88 ON ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION OF FRACTIONS 94 CHAPTER XII 105
 ON SIMULTANEOUS EQUATIONS INVOLVING QUADRATICS 186 ON PROBLEMS RESULTING IN QUADRATIC EQUATIONS 192 THE THEORY OF INDICES 201 CHAPTER XXIV 211 ON EQUATIONS INVOLVING SURDS 229 ON RATIO 243 CHAPTER XXIX 255 ON ARITHMETICAL PROGRESSION 264

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Page 380 - The Greek Testament : with a critically revised Text ; a Digest of Various Readings ; Marginal References to Verbal and Idiomatic Usage ; Prolegomena ;"and a Critical and Exegetical Commentary. For the Use of Theological Students and Ministers. By HENRY ALFORD, DD, Dean of Canterbury. Vol. I., containing the Four Gospels.
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Page 231 - The first of four magnitudes is said to have the same ratio to the second which the third has to the fourth, when...
Page 232 - ... multiple of the first be less than that of the second, the multiple of the third is also less than that of the fourth: or, if the multiple of the first be equal to that of the second, the multiple of the third is also equal to that of the fourth...
Page 80 - If both terms of a fraction be divided by the same number, the value of the fraction will remain unchanged.
Page 383 - Greek and English Testament, in parallel columns on the same page. Edited by J. SCHOLEFIELD, MA late Regius Professor of Greek in the University. New Edition, with the marginal references as arranged and revised by DR SCRIvENER, js.
Page 306 - A number is divisible by 11 if the difference between the sum of the digits in the even places and the sum of the digits in the odd places is either 0 or a multiple of 11.
Page 149 - Then divide the first term of the remainder by the first term of the divisor...