| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1832 - 263 pages
...Prepare the given terms, as in Multiplication, and state the question the same as in whole numbers; **then multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first:** Or, invert the first term, and multiply the three together, as in Multiplication ; the last product... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...less, write the least of the other two given numbers for the third term, and the greater for the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient will be the answer. tion. PROPORTION. QUESTIONS FOR PRACTICE. 4. If 15 bushela of corn... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...less, write the least of the other two given numbers for the third term, and the greater for the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient will be the answer. NOTE. — Before stating the question, the first and third terms must... | |
| Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1832
...less, place the greater of diese two terms on the left, and the less in the middle ; and in both cases, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** tenu for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as die' third term.— .Vote 1.... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1833 - 270 pages
...the least of the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less, place the greater there. **Then multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first term : the** quo tif.nl will be the fourth term or answer sought, and •will be of the same denomination as the... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833
...terms, when necessary, into the same name, and the third into the lowest denomination mentioned. 4th. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer, in the same denomination the third term was left... | |
| Daniel Adams - Mathematics - 1833 - 264 pages
...the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the greater for the first ; and, in either case, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as ftie third term. Note 1. If the first... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1834 - 288 pages
...than the fourth, make the less of the two remaining terms the first term, and the greater the second: **then multiply the second and third terms together,...product by the first term: the quotient will be the** fourth term, or answer. 1. Ifl buy 871 yards of cotton cloth for 78 dollars 39 cents, what is the price... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Mathematics - 1832 - 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... | |
| George Alfred - Arithmetic - 1834 - 312 pages
...require it. 6. When all the terms of the stating are reduced as above directed, (if necessary) — **then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by** the^rst term — the quotient will be the fourth term or answer to the question, and of Kke name with... | |
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