| Education - 1875
...3, to obtain the true quotient, 4X3;=f. If we examine this operation we will find we have multiplied **the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of...of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** which is the same as inverting the terms of the divisor. The rule may be illustrated in various ways,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 456 pages
...operation, we observe that the result, {§, is obtained by multiplying the denominator of the given **dividend by the numerator of the divisor, and the...of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor.** Hence, in the second operation, we invert the terms of the divisor, f, and then multiply the upper... | |
| Arithmetic - 1876 - 330 pages
...or lf£, times. That is, we have multiplied the denominator of the dividend by the number denoting **the numerator of the divisor, and the numerator of the dividend by the** number denoting the denominator of the divisor ; hence, for convenience, as in the second operation,... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury, James Howard Eaton - Algebra - 1877 - 269 pages
...sought is — X 6 = (Art. 91). It will be noticed that the denominator of the dividend is multiplied **by the numerator of the divisor, and the numerator...of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor.** Hence, BULB. NOTE 1. — All cases in division of fractions can be brought under this rule, by writing... | |
| 1878
...numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the quotient, and **multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor** for the denominator of the quotient. DIVISION OF FRACTIONS. D. C ALLEN, SUPERINTENDENT OF UNION DISTRICT,... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1879 - 374 pages
...to obtain the correct 7 ' 5 7 2 ~~ 14' result. By Art. 118 b, AX5 = tf, Ans. It wUl be seen that we **multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor** for the denominator of the quotient, and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1882 - 374 pages
...the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, **and the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor** for the numerator of the quotient. Hence, To divide a fraction by a fraction, Rule. Invert the divisor... | |
| Education - 1890
...s\. Ann. Note. fn this operation you will notice that the denominator of the dividend was multiplied **by the numerator of the divisor, and the 'numerator of the dividend** was multiplied by the denominator of the dividend. This gives rise to the old orthodox rule for dividing... | |
| Charles Scott Venable - Arithmetic - 1888 - 376 pages
...readily obtained by multiplying the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor ; and **the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, and** then dividing; or, by inverting the divisor, and multiplying. 4. How many pounds of coffee at $£ per... | |
| Education - 1889
...quotient obtained by 3, which may be done by multiplying the numerator by 3. (f'D- In other words, we **multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator...of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor.** This is most conveniently done by inverting the divisor and proceeding as in multiplication of fractions.... | |
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