*Solution* to the *Question* in our last week’s Paper, by Mr. *Bonner*.

By submitting *x* and *y* for the two numbers, and proceeding according to the nature of the question, the two numbers will be found to be 30 and 63. The *Question* was also accurately answered by Mr. William Bell of Leicester; Mr. William Lester and Mr. John Bull, both of Sheepshead; Mr. Edward Bayly of Griffidam; Mr. Jaques Husband of Newbold nr. Coleorton; and by Joseph Webster of Loughboro’.

*QUESTION*

There is a right Cone, the diameter of its Base is 18 inches, and its altitude 144 inches. What distance from the Vortex will you apply a Saw to cut it into two pieces of equal solidity? *Sam*. *Bonner*.