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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 450
by Charles Butler - 1814

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra, Theoretical and Practical: With Attempts ...

John Radford Young - 1839 - 332 pages
...s, d, and p, respectively. . Ans. — í—; and — —; — — -. s + ds — a 11. 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. 12. If three agents, A, B, C, can produce the effects...

## An Elementary Treatise on Algebra, in Theory and Practice: With Attempts to ...

John D. Williams - 1840 - 634 pages
...1008; and, consequently, 36z = 720, or x = 2Qs., the money he had at the beginning. 43. 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. Let x be the number of leaps taken by the dog ; then...

## Welch's Improved American Arithmetic: Adapted to the Currency of the United ...

1841 - 200 pages
...is 50 leaps before a grey hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey hound's 3; but 2 jof the grey hound's leaps are as much as 3 of the- hare's; how many leaps must the hound take to catch the hare? Ans. 300. 39. How many 3 inch cubes may be cut out of a 1 2 inch...

## The first principles of algebra, for the use of the boys of the Royal ...

Admiralty - 1845 - 152 pages
...Ans. 20 days. 42. A hare, 50 of her leaps before a greyhound, takes 4 leaps to 3 of the greyhound ; 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 leaps. 43. A person having some apples and pears, found...

## Euclid's Elements of geometry, the first three books (the fourth, fifth, and ...

Euclides - 1846 - 272 pages
...shall have his actual age. Ans...The child was 9 years old. 7. — A hare is 50 leaps in advance of a grey-hound, and takes 4 leaps to the grey-hound's 3 ; but 2 of the dog's leaps are equal to 3 of the hare's. We demand Low many leaps must the grey-hound take, to catch...

## Ray's Algebra, Part First: On the Analytic and Inductive Methods of ..., Part 1

Joseph Ray - 1848 - 252 pages
...the quantities, in both members of an equation, must be of the same denomination. 13. 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 equal to 3 of the hare's ; how many leaps must the greyhound take, to catch the hare? Let £ be the...

## The elements of algebra, with additions by W. Galbraith and W. Rutherford

John Bonnycastle - 1848 - 334 pages
...and after this found he had but 12s. remaining ; what had he at first ? Ans. 20s. 25. 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 must the greyhound...

## Higher Arithmetic: Designed for the Use of High Schools, Academies, and ...

George Roberts Perkins - 1849 - 356 pages
...at first. This method of division is effected without dividing an individual apple. 22. A hare is 50 leaps before a greyhound, and takes 4 leaps to the greyhound's 3, but 2 leaps of the hound are equal to 3 of the hare's. How many leaps must the greyhound take before he catches...