| Miles Bland - 1821 - 438 σελίδες
...cyder. 49. A and В engaged in trade, A with ¿Ê240, and В with €96. A lost twice as much as В ; **and upon settling their accounts it appeared that...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose?** Let x = what В lost ; /. 96 — x — what he had remaining ; then ix = what A lost, and 240 — IX... | |
| Miles Bland - 1824 - 383 σελίδες
...gallons of wine, and 35 of cyder. 49. A and В engaged in trade, A with <£.240, and В with «£•96. **A lost twice as much as B; and upon settling their...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** ? Let x = what В lost ; .'. 96 — x = what he had remaining; then 2 x = what A lost, and 240 —... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1825 - 372 σελίδες
...he overtake the former ? Ans. 20 days. 12. A and B engaged in trade, A with £240, and B with £96. **A lost twice as much as B ; and upon settling their...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** ? Let x denote B's loss, then 96 — x will denote what he had remaining. 2x will denote A's loss,... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1828 - 276 σελίδες
...what time will he overtake the former ? 12. A and B engaged in trade, A with £240, and B with £96. **A lost twice as much as B ; and upon settling their...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** ? Let x denote B's loss, then 96 — x will denote what he had remaining. 2 x will denote A's loss,... | |
| William Smyth - 1830 - 264 σελίδες
...A with £240, and Bwith / • "£96. A lost twice as much as B, and upon settling their ac' founts **it appeared that A had three times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** tJt= //kl$!. $i ~ ' r. .<"' /-• i . ' 1 ^^^ 19? A has three times as much money as B ; but if A gains... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1831 - 276 σελίδες
...former ? 12. A and В engaged in trade, A with £240, and В with £96. A lost twice as much as В ; **and upon settling their accounts it appeared that...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** ? Let x denote B's loss, then 96 — x will denote what he had remaining. 2 x will denote A's loss,... | |
| William Smyth - 1833 - 280 σελίδες
...as much money as B. How much had each ? 17. A and B engaged in trade, A with £240, and B with £96. **A lost twice as much as B, and upon settling their...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** ? 18. Two merchants engage in trade, each with the' same sum ; A gains $150, B loses $63, when it appears... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1837 - 276 σελίδες
...what time will he overtake the former ? 12. A and B engaged in trade, A with £240, and B with £96. **A lost twice as much as B; and upon settling their...had three times as much remaining as B. How much did** e^ch lose ? Let x denote B 's loss, then 96 — x will denote what he had remaining. 2 a; will denote... | |
| Miles Bland - 1841 - 438 σελίδες
...cyder. 49. A and В engaged in trade, A with £240, and В with ,€96. A lost twice as much as В ; **and upon settling their accounts it appeared that...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose?** Let x = what В lost ; Л 96 — x = what he had remaining ; then ix = what A lost, and 240 — ix... | |
| Warren Colburn - 1844 - 276 σελίδες
...he overtake the former ? ^ j._r ^ £/ 12. A and B engaged'in trade, A with £240, and B with £96. **A lost twice as much as B; and upon settling their...times as much remaining as B. How much did each lose** ? '}(. -- /•/ ^' Let x denote B 's loss, then 96 — x will denote what he had remaining. 2z will... | |
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