An Introduction To Mathematics with Applications to Science by Isaiah Leslie Miller By Isaiah Leslie Miller

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Reduction of a is 1 m 1 Thus the divisor is, d b ac of -; a n is n divided by the number. m fraction to its lowest terms. Separate the numerator and the denominator into their prime factors and then cancel common factors by division. Reduce to QJ4 . Solution. its x2 - lowest terms, + 6x -+ 9 = ; - x2 9 (x 7 (x + 8)(s + 3)r = - 3) (a + 3) x x + 3-' - 3 AN INTRODUCTION TO MATHEMATICS 18 [CHAP. ) 4 - 3 afc + n)* (m + (* 9 ' 2 ns (a b)(c d)(6 c) (a c)(c 6)(a 6) 21. Addition and subtraction. Reduce the fractions to be added or subtracted to a common denominator and then add or subtract numerators.

The 2. height of a cylinder volume as a function press the radius. The is 5 feet greater than the radius. Ex- of the height; as a function of the altitude of a right triangle is k feet Express the hypotenuse in terms of the base less than the base b. b. 3. How many cubic yards must be excavated in digging a ditch 300 rods long, 18 inches wide at the bottom, 6 feet wide at the top and 5 feet deep? 2 feet per second? 4. How much concrete is there in a circular silo whose walls are 9 inches thick, 14 feet outside diameter and 32 feet high?

The milk from a certain cow cow contains 4f that of another % contains 3i% butter fat. butter fat while What will be the percentage of fat in an equal mixture? A man made two investments amounting together to \$5,000. he gained 8%, and on the second he lost 6%. His net gain on the two was \$120. What was the amount of each investment? 18. On the first LINEAR EQUATIONS IN ONE ART. 17] UNKNOWN 15 How heavy a stone can a man, by exerting a force of 175 pounds, with a crow-bar 6 feet in length if the fulcrum be six inches from the stone (neglect the weight of the crow-bar)?