| Popular educator - 1767
...DIVISION. 1. THE process of finding- bow many times one number is contained in another is called Division. **The number to be divided 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... | |
| John Dougall - 1810 - 580 pages
...DIVISION. DIVISION is an operation by which we discover how often one given number is contained in another. **The number to be divided is called the Dividend, the number by which** you divide is the Divisor, and that which expresses how often the Divisor is contained in the Dividend,... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - Arithmetic - 1825 - 180 pages
...There are four terms made use of to designate the different parts of the operation of dividing, viz. **The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which** it is divided is called the divisor. The number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend is... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 164 pages
...times. As in Multiplication, there are always two numbers given to find a third. The largest number, or **number to be divided, is called the dividend. The number by which** you divide, is called the divisor. The result of the operation, or number of times the divisor is contained... | |
| William Kinne - 1829
...in another ; as 24 divided by 6, produce 4 in the quotient ; that is, 6 are contained 4 times in 24. **The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor.** The number of times the dividend contains the divisor is called the quotient. The remainder, if there... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - 1830 - 180 pages
...There are four terms made use of to designate the different parts of the operation of dividing : viz. **The number to be divided is called the Dividend. The number by which** it is divided is called the Dioi*or. The number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend is... | |
| Michael Walsh - 1831
...210 SIMPLE DIVISION Teachcth to find how often one number is contained in another of the same name. **The number to be divided, is called the dividend. The number by which** to divide, is called the divisor. The number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend, is... | |
| Samuel Read Hall - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...DIVISION. Simple Division teaches how to divide a given number into a certain number of equal parts. **The number to be divided is called the Dividend. The number by which we divide,** or which shows into how many parts the number is to be divided, is called the Divisor. The number which... | |
| Oliver A. Shaw - Arithmetic - 1832 - 95 pages
...larger number in Division, or the number to be divided, is called the dividend; the smaller number, or **the number by which we divide, is called the divisor; and the** number which denotes the number of times the dividend contains the divisor, is called the quotient.... | |
| Catharine Esther Beecher - Arithmetic - 1833 - 283 pages
...often one number is contained in another, and thus finding what part of one number ia another number. **The number to be divided is called the Dividend. The number by which we divide is called the Divisor.** The answer is called the Quotient. What is left over, after division, is called the Remainder. There... | |
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