| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1841 - 311 pages
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will te the fourth term or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 85, what... | |
| John Husband (math. master, Berwick.) - 1841
...first; but if the answer ought to be less, make the less the second, and the greater the first term. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient is the fourth term in the same name as the third. If any of the terms are compound reduce... | |
| Janet Taylor - Transportation - 1842
...the first and third terms may be of the same kind, and the second the same as the number required. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term,** then the quoticnt will be the answer in the same С denomination as the second term, observing to point... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1842 - 306 pages
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 85twhat... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1843 - 240 pages
...term, place the least of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the greater for the first **term ; then multiply the second and. third terms together, and divide the product by the first term,** and the quotient will bo the answer in the same name of the third term. RULE 'OE THREE INVERSE. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1843
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first;** the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 65, what will... | |
| W. H. Crank - Arithmetic - 1843 - 316 pages
...the third to the lowest term named in it ; then having cancelled (if the question will admit of it) **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be of the same denomination as that in which the third term was left. Ex.— If... | |
| John Darby (teacher of mathematics.) - 1843
...second into the lowest denomination mentioned ; multiply the second and third terms, thus reduced, **together, and divide the product by the first term. The quotient will be the** answer to the question in the same denomination that the middle number was left in — which reduce... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1843 - 340 pages
...multiply the second and third terms together and OPERATION. yd. $ 144 : : 67,25 144 26900 26900 6725 Ans. **divide the product by the first term : the quotient will be the** fourth term or answer sought, and will be of the same denomination as the third term. Ex. 3. If 48... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1844 - 216 pages
...than the third, make the less of the two remaining terms the second term, and the greater the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...product by the first term: the quotient will be the** fourth term, or answer. If there are different denominations in the first two terms, they must both... | |
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