| 1819
...we have the equation ad = be, and this divided by a, will give d = —. In words — multiply the a **second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the fourth, or term required. II. IN ALLIGATION ALTERNATE. Let a, A, = the... | |
| Jacob Willetts - Arithmetic - 1822 - 191 pages
...DIRECT PROPORTION. RULE. Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state them as ia whole numbers : **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** : Or, Invert the first term and multiply the three together, as in Multiplication. EXAMPLES. i . If... | |
| Arithmetic - 1824 - 198 pages
...THREE, IN VULGAR FRACTIONS. Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state them as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** Or, Invert the dividing term, and multiply the three terms together, as in Multiplication. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Zachariah Jess, Charles Hutton - Arithmetic - 1824 - 210 pages
...dols. ' A " 5 ' 3 : 6 :: 9 : 1 8 more requiring more I 20 : 40 :: 3 : 10 less requiring less RULE. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer ; in the same name with the second. PROOF. Invert... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - Arithmetic - 1825 - 180 pages
...second terms to the same denomination, and to the lowest denomination mentioned in either oi them. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term; the** result will be-tbe fourth term OF answer in the same denomination to which the third term was reduced.... | |
| Samuel Temple - Arithmetic - 1825 - 107 pages
...mentioned. Having properly stated the question, multiply the second and third terms into each other, **and divide the product by the first term ; the quotient will be the** answer, or number, sought. JVo/e 3. The answer always come: in the same denomination with the middle... | |
| Nicolas Pike, Dudley Leavitt - Arithmetic - 1826 - 200 pages
...kind, the first term ; and that which is of the same name or kind with the answer, the second term. 2. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term,** and the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. The notes under the general rule are applicable... | |
| Poplar House Academy, London, J & S. - 1826 - 92 pages
...when necessary, to the same denomination, and the third to the lowest denomination mentioned in it. **Then, multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination that the third term was reduced to ;... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 164 pages
...the same kind, the first term, and that which is of the same kind as the answer, the second term. 2.f **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient will be the answer. EXAMPLE. — If 8lb. of sugar cost $1.00, what will 401b-. of sugar... | |
| Arithmetic - 1828 - 339 pages
...terms. 4. If the third be composed of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest one named. 5. **Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the fourth term, or the answer sought ; and it will also be of the same denomination... | |
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