| Mathematics - 1835 - 198 pages
...are; and if the third term consist of several denominations, reduce it to its lowest denomination; **then, Multiply the second and third terms together,...divide the product by the first term: the quotient will** je the answer. Note. — The product of the second and third termsis of he same denomination as the... | |
| Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1835
...less, place the greater of these 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 term** for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term.— Note 1. If the... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1835
...proportion, if necessary, to the same name, and the third to the lowest denomination mentioned in it, **then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first;** the quotient will be the answer to the question in the same denomination the third term was reduced... | |
| Benjamin Snowden - 1835
...RULE OF THREE DIRECT. NOTE 1. — Make a stating, and, as in whole numbers, multiply the 2nd and 3rd **terms together, and divide the product by the first term, the quotient will be** a fraction of the same name as the middle term, and will generally require to be reduced. Examples.... | |
| Thomas Smith (of Liverpool.) - Mathematics - 1835 - 160 pages
...made it fifteen times too large, divide it by this 15; that is to say, we have the same result if we **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** AND THIS is THE RULE ; this, when the terms are properly placed, this MULTIPLYING THE SECOND AND THE... | |
| A. Turnbull - Arithmetic - 1836 - 335 pages
...larger of the proportionate terms first. 584. Having stated the question agreeably to these directions, **then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; and the quotient will be the fourth term, which will of course he of the same denomination as the... | |
| George Willson - Arithmetic - 1836 - 192 pages
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to the decimal of the highest. 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer, in that denomination which the third term was left in. In arranging... | |
| Arithmetic - 1837 - 238 pages
...question. The first and third terms must be of one name. The second term of -divers denominations. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...divide the product by the first term ; the quotient** thence arising will be the Answer. OBS. This rule is founded on the obvious principle, that the magnitude... | |
| Abel Flint - 1837 - 272 pages
...is calculated accordingly. GENERAL ROLE. 1. State the question in every case, as already taught : 2. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** The manner of taking natural sines and tangents from the tables, is the same as for logarithmic sines... | |
| George Willson - 1838
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to tha daeimil «f the highest 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer, in that denomination which the third term was bft in. In arranging... | |
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