| Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Arithmetic - 1818 - 69 pages
...dividend. The sum by which we divide is called the divisor, The result is balled the quotient. SIMPLE **DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** of Uie same kind. ILLUSTRATION. Take in the hand 9 cents — count them out into parcels if two each.... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith, Nathan Daboll - Mathematics - 1826 - 107 pages
...denomination, Compound of more than one, or different denominations. What is Compound Division then? Ans. It **IS the process of finding how many times, one number is contained in another,** of different denominations. With which denomination do you begin to divide? Any. The highest. How divide... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1827 - 196 pages
...equal parts, or finding hnw many times one number is contained in another, called ? Д. Division. What **is the process of finding how many times, one number is contained in another** of the same kind or denomination, called ? A. Simple Division. How many parts is it divided into ?... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1832 - 263 pages
...the work, is called the quotient. And there'is sometimes an uncertain number called the remainder. **The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which** the dividend is to be divided. The quotient shows how many times the dividend contains the divisor,... | |
| Catharine Esther Beecher - Arithmetic - 1833 - 283 pages
...number is contained in another number, and thus finding what part of one number, is another number. **The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which** you divide. The quotient is the answer obtained by dividing. Reduction is changing units of one order,... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Mathematics - 1840 - 48 pages
...SUPPLEMENT TO DIVISION. Note to Teachers, Division has, thus far, been applied simply to tne purpose **of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** object now is, lo apply Division to the purpose of separating a number into a given number ot- equal... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1841 - 263 pages
...the work, is called the pucttejit. And there is sometimes an uncertain number called the remainder. **The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which** the dividend is to he divided. The quotient shows how many timesi.be dividend contains the divisor,... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 276 pages
...Academy f What is their pay per month ? DIVISION OF SIMPLE NUMBERS. 38» Division teaches the method **of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** number to be divided is called the dividend, the number to divide by, the divisor, and the number of... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Mental arithmetic - 1846 - 96 pages
...another. 1. In what does the solution of the preceding examples of this section, consist ? 2. What **is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another,** called 1 Ans. It is called DIVISION. • I 3. What is the number to be divided, called ? Ans. The Dividend.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Mental arithmetic - 1846 - 96 pages
...section, consist 1 Ans. It consists in finding how many times one nuntber is containtd in another. 2. What **is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another,** called 1 Ans. It is called DIVISION. 3. What is the dumber to be divided, called ? Ans. The Dividend.... | |
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