A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to- the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. Easy Introduction to Mathematics - Page 450by Charles Butler - 1814Full view - About this book
| James Dodson - 1775 - 356 pages
...1+1x^+8=^+5*^+7. Or Л-ЛOr - Th. (илQUEST. QUEJT. LXIV. A hare jo of her leaps before a greybound, **takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's** t How many leaps mult the greyhound take to eatck tke hare? Suppofe the greyhound muft take x leaps,... | |
| 1801 - 446 pages
...is 50 leaps before a grey hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey hound's 3 ; but 2 of the grey hound's **leaps are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must** the grey hound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 20. A person at play lost -^ of his money, and then... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1806 - 234 pages
...each 2d. and had then 3d. remaining ; required the number of beggars ? . . Ans. 1 1 . 19. A hare is 50 **leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3 ; but** two of the greyhound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's ; how many leaps muft the greyhound... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1813 - 456 pages
...and after this found he had but 12л remaining1 ¿ what had he at first? Ans. 20s. 35. A hare is 30 **leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2- of** thé greyhound's leaps are as much as three1 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound >take... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1818 - 326 pages
...and after this found he had but 12s. remaining ; what had he at firit ? Ans. 20s. 31. A hare is 50 **leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the...are as much as 3 of the hare's how many leaps must** the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300 32. It is required to divide the number 90 into four... | |
| Adrien Marie Legendre - 1819 - 574 pages
...many miles ran the ship run before being overtaken ? Jlns. 7% miles or 9 hours. 6 56. A hare is 50 **leaps before a grey-hound and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but** two of the grey-hound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's : how many leaps must the greyhound... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1825 - 336 pages
...and after this found he had but 12s. remaining ; what had he at first;? Ans. 20$.. 31. A hare is 50 **leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the...greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's leaps are as** inur.n as 3 of the hare's how many leaps must the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. 32.... | |
| Silvestre François Lacroix - 1825 - 324 pages
...miles can the ship run before being overtaken ? Ans. 72 miles, or 9 hours. Alg. 35 56. A hare is 50 **leaps before a grey-hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but** two of the grey-hound's leaps are as much as three of the hare's : how many leaps must the greyhound... | |
| Zadock Thompson - 1826 - 176 pages
...I 1. What part of 3d. is £ part of "sid. ? " Ans. f . 12. A hare is 50 leaps beiore a grey hound, **and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but 2 of...are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must** the hound take to catch the hare ? If 5 : 1 : : I : •£ the hare's gain. 2:1:: i :-f the hound's... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1829 - 372 pages
...remaining : what had he at first ? Ans. 20s. 3 1 . A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and taker **4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2 of the greyhound's...are as much as 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must** the greyhound take to catch the hare ? Ans. 300. J2. It is required to divide the number 90 into four... | |
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