The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. The number of times which the dividend contains the divisor is called the quotient. Besides these three parts there is sometimes a remainder, which is... The Mount Vernon Arithmetic ... - Page 117by Jacob Abbott - 1846Full view - About this book
| Popular educator - 1767
...is called the' Dividend. The number by which we divide is called the Divisor. The result — riz., **the number of times which the Dividend contains the Divisor — is called the Quotient** (Latin quoties, "how often"). The sign -— placed between two numbers means that the first ¡г to... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1846 - 258 pages
...nun.ber to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. **The number of times which the dividend contains the divisor, is called the quotient.** Besides these three parts there is sometimes a remainder, which is of the same name as the dividend,... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1849 - 347 pages
...The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. **The number of times which the dividend contains the divisor is called the quotient.** Besides these three parts there is sometimes a remainder, which is of the same name as the dividend,... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1850 - 347 pages
...The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. **The number of times which the dividend contains the divisor is called the quotient.** Besides these three parts there is sometimes a remainder, which is of the same name as the dividend,... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1851 - 347 pages
...The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. **The number of times which the dividend contains the divisor is called the quotient.** Besides these three parts there is sometimes a remainder, which is of the same name as the dividend*,... | |
| 1853
...be divided before the number which it is to be divided by, with this sign between them, viz : -f-. **Thus 34 -f- 2, means the same as the above, and is...is left not divisible at the end of the operation,** U called the remainder. Then let the pupils perform the divisions indicated by the following expressions,... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1855 - 347 pages
...The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. **The number of times which the dividend contains the divisor is called the quotient.** Besides these three parts there is sometimes a remainder, which is of the same name as the dividend,... | |
| Thomas Percy Hudson - 1866
...divided is called the Dividend. The number by which we divide is called the Divisor. The result — viz., **the number of times which the Dividend contains the Divisor — is called the Quotient** (quoties, " how often "). The sign -f- placed between two numbers means that the first is to be divided... | |
| Chambers W. and R., ltd, Popular educator - 1874
...divided is called the Dividend. The number by which we divide is called the Divisor. The result — viz., **the number of times which the Dividend contains the Divisor — is called** tilo Quotient (Latin quoties, "how often"). The sign -г- placed between two numbers means that the... | |
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