## The elements of algebra |

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added addition algebraical ANSWERS assumed becomes binomial called changed coefficients compound considered consists constant containing continued convergent corresponding cube denominator denote difference Divide dividend divisible divisor easily equal equation evident EXAMPLES exceeds EXERCISES exponent expressed extracting factors Find the value former four fourth fraction function given given equations given quantity gives greater greatest common measure hence integral known latter least common multiple less logarithms manner means method miles Multiply namely negative performed positive preceding prime proportional proved quadratic quan question quotient radical ratio Reduce remainder represented result rule second term sides similar simple solution solved square root substituting subtract taken taking theorem third tion tity units unknown quantities values of x vary

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