| Charles Waterhouse - Arithmetic - 1844 - 216 pages
...term, write the less of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the other for the first **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term,** and the quotient will be the answer. If the first and second terras be compound numbers, reduce those... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 340 pages
...the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less place the greater there. RULE OF THREE. **divide the product by the first term: the quotient will be the** fourth term or answer sought, and will be of the same denomination as the third term. Ex. 3. If 48... | |
| 1845
...proportion, if necessary, to the same name, and reduce the third term to the lowest denomination it contains. **Then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term,** and the quotient will be the answer to the question, in the same denomination that the third term was... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 198 pages
...VULGAR FRACTIONS. RULE. Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state (hem as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** Or, Invert the dividing term, and multiply the three terms together, as in Multiplication. EXAMPLES.... | |
| William Watson (of Beverley.) - 1845
...Bring the first and third into one name, and the second into the lowest name mentioned in it. 3. — **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 name the second term was brought into.... | |
| John Budge - Mining engineering - 1845 - 218 pages
...SHROUD-LAID* ROPE. RULE — State the question as in direct proportion, square the first and third terms, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** EXAMPLE. How many standard yarns, or threads, are there in a 14-inch capstan rope ? in. yarns. in.... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 198 pages
...term consist of several ^nominations, reduce it to its lowest denomination : then, multiply the 'cond **and third terms together, and divide the product by the first term;** le quotient will be the fourth term, or answer, in the same denomination ï the second, or that to... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1846 - 399 pages
...least of the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less place the greater there. IV. **Then multiply the second and third terms together,...^product by the first term : the quotient will be the** fourth term or answer sought, and will be of the same denomination as the third term. EXAMPLES. 1.... | |
| 1846
...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... | |
| Arithmetic - 1846 - 258 pages
...Having written the three terms of the proportion, or, at usually expressed, having stated the question, **then multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by** <A« first term. :!:NoTE. — Since there is a ratio between the first and cond terms, they must be... | |
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