# according+to+rule

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**Ruffini's rule**— In mathematics, Ruffini s rule allows the rapid division of any polynomial by a binomial of the form x − r . It was described by Paolo Ruffini in 1809. Ruffini s rule is a special case of long division when the divisor is a linear factor. Ruffini …72

**Citizens Rule Book**— The cover of The Citizens Rule Book Citizens Rule Book is a handbook written to educate American citizens regarding their rights and responsibilities. It is a compilation of quotes from founders of the United States of America and select… …73

**Divisibility rule**— A divisibility rule is a shorthand way of discovering whether a given number is divisible by a fixed divisor without performing the division, usually by examining its digits. Although there are divisibility tests for numbers in any radix, and… …74

**Rock & Rule**— Infobox Film name = Rock Rule caption = Original Theatrical Poster director = Clive A. Smith producer = Michael Hirsh Patrick Loubert writer = John Halfpenny Patrick Loubert Peter Sauder music = Score: Patricia Cullen Songs performed by: Cheap… …75

**Divide and rule**— For the collection of novellas by L. Sprague de Camp, see Divide and Rule (collection). In politics and sociology, divide and rule (derived from Latin: divide et impera) (also known as divide and conquer) is a combination of political, military… …76

**Allen's rule**— is a biological rule posited by Joel Asaph Allen in 1877. It states that endotherms from colder climates usually have shorter limbs (or appendages) than the equivalent animals from warmer climates. Theory The theory behind Allen s Rule is that… …77

**Cube rule**— The cube rule or cube law is an empirical observation regarding democratic elections under the first past the post system. The rule suggests that the party getting the most votes is over represented (and conversely, the party getting the least… …78

**Thurmond Rule**— This is an informal rule of the U.S. Senate that is not universally accepted.Perine, Keith. [http://www.cqpolitics.com/wmspage.cfm?docID=news 000002691165 “Leahy Blames Republican Holds for Blocking Justice Nominees”] , CQ Politics (2008 03 20).] …79

**Greenspun's Tenth Rule**— of Programming is a common aphorism in computer programming and especially programming language circles. It states: [http://www.paulgraham.com/icad.html Revenge of the Nerds] , by Paul Graham.] Any sufficiently complicated C or Fortran program… …80

**Friedman rule**— The Friedman rule is a monetary policy rule proposed by Milton Friedman. Essentially, Friedman advocated setting the nominal interest rate at zero. According to the logic of the Friedman rule, the opportunity cost of holding money faced by… …