| John Kirkby - 1735 - 380 pages
...Example 10. A Man playing at Hazard won the firft Throw, juft fo much Money as he had in his Pocket, the **fécond Throw he won the Square Root of what he then had, and** ¿=5.1. more ; the third Throw he won the Square of All he then had, after which his whole Sum was<r=iZ56j.... | |
| Nathaniel Hammond - 1752 - 328 pages
...won the frft Throw jüß fo much Money as be had in his Pocket ; the fécond Throw he won the fquare **Root of what he then had, and five Shillings more ; the third Throw he won the Square of all he then** bad; after which his whole Sum was 112!. los. od. JVhat Money had he when he began to play ? ar= his... | |
| John Mole - 1788 - 328 pages
...Man playing at Hazard or Dice, won the firft Throw juft fo much Money as he had in his Pocket ; the **fécond throw he won the Square Root of what he then...Shillings more ; the third Throw he won the Square of** ajl he then had j after which his whole Sum was 112!. los. What Money had he when he began to play... | |
| Miles Bland - 1821 - 438 pages
...pocket ; at the second throw he won 5 shillings more than the square root of what he then had ; at **the third throw he won the square of all he then had** ; and then he had ill 2. 16«. What had he at first ? Let x = the number of shillings he had at first... | |
| Miles Bland - 1824 - 383 pages
...his pocket; at the second throw, he won 5 shillings more than the square root of what he then had; at **the third throw, he won the square of all he then had;** and then he had .£.112. 16s. What had he at first? Let ,r — the number of shillings he had at fust;... | |
| James Ryan - 1824 - 516 pages
...pocket ; at the second throw, he won 5 shillings more than the square root of what he then had ; at **the third throw, he won the square of all he then had** ; and then he had 11 2/. 16*. What had he at first ? Ans. IS shillings. Prob. 17. If the square rant... | |
| William Smyth - 1830 - 264 pages
...pocket ; at the second throw he won 5 shillings more than the square root of what he then had ; at **the third throw, he won the square of all he then had** ; and then he had £1 12. 16s. What had he at first? Ans. 18 shillings. 24. There are three numbers... | |
| JAMES RYAN - 1851
...their sum. Required the number. Ans. 93. the square root of what he then had, and 5 shillings more ; at **the third throw he won the square of all he then had,** when he found he had in all, 1121. 16s. With how much did he b'egin to play? Ans. 18 shillings. 18.... | |
| John Fair Stoddard, William Downs Henkle - 1859 - 528 pages
...pocket ; at the second throw he won 5 shillings more than the square root of what he then had ; at **the third throw he won the square of all he then had,** and then he had £112 Ш. How much had he at first ? Ans. 18, or 24 J shillings. CHAPTER XIV. HIGHER... | |
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