| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1814 - 303 pages
...the same as i+| + |. A fqurth part of three dollars, is equal to three fourths of one dollar. 135. **The value of a fraction, is the quotient of the numerator divided by the denominator.** 6 ab Thus the value of -?r is 3. The value of -7- is a. £ D From this it is evident, that whatever... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1820 - 332 pages
...which will give the same quotient. *v _ 4 10 46a 8drx 6 + 2 Thus Y=T=2^=4^=3+1&C' F°r the 1uotient in **each of these instances is 2. 136. As the value of...divided by the denominator, it is evident, from Art.** 1 28, that when the numerator is equal to the denominator, the value of the fraction is a unit; when... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1827 - 196 pages
...divided by | is by the rule \\_ and \ goes in |, ie "2 in 4 2 times, now 5 * is equal to ï, for Hie **value of a fraction is the quotient of the numerator divided by the denominator.** Questions to exercise the scholar in fractions, either with nr without the. Slate. You own J В ^ С... | |
| Arithmetic - 1829 - 180 pages
...Ans- * 2. Reduce 5 to the denominator 4. Ans. 3_c 3. Reduce 7 to the denominator 15. Ans. '-as T4-. **The VALUE of a fraction is the QUOTIENT of the numerator divided by the denominator.** The value of 1 is 2i ; because 21 is the quotient of 7 -— 3. The value of ia is 3 ; because 3 is... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1833 - 270 pages
...4th. When the numerator is less than the denominator, the value of the fraction is less than 1. 5th. **When the numerator is equal to the denominator, the value of the fraction is** equal to 1. 6th. When the numerator is greater than the denominator, the value of the fraction is greater... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1838 - 288 pages
...denominator. Such fractions are called improper fractions because they are equal to, or exceed unity. **When the numerator is equal to the denominator the value of the fraction is** 1 ; in every other case the value of an improper fraction is greater than 1. The following are improper... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1843 - 340 pages
...4th. When the numerator is less than the denominator, the value of the fraction is less than 1. 5th. **When the numerator is equal to the denominator, the value of the fraction is** equal to 1. 6th. When the numerator is greater than the denominator, the value of the fraction is greater... | |
| Jeremiah Day, James Bates Thomson - Algebra - 1844 - 252 pages
...numerator of every fraction may be considered as a dividend, of which the denominator is a divisor. 110. **The value of a fraction, is the quotient of the numerator divided by the denominator.** Thus the value of - is 3. The value of -7- is o. 111. From this it is evident, that whatever changes... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 340 pages
...denominator. Such fractions are called improper tractions because they are equal to, or exceed unity. **When the numerator is equal to the denominator the value of the fraction is** 1 ; in every other case the value of an improper fraction is greater than 1. The following are improper... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1845 - 332 pages
...fraction which will give the same quotient. Thus4 = ™=^=?*^?±?,&c. For the quotient in 2 5 Zba 4drx 3+1 **each of these instances is 2. 136. As the value of a fraction is the quotient of the** nu merator divided by the denominator, it is evident from Art. 128, that when the numerator is equal... | |
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