Books Books The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide. THE AMERICAN DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE - Page 109
by PROFESSOR DANIEL LYONS - 1899 ## The Child's Arithmetic: Being an Easy and Cheap Introduction to Daboll's ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Arithmetic - 1818 - 69 pages
...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.... ## Practical and Mental Arithmetic: Designed Principally to Accompany Daboll's ...

Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1826 - 107 pages
...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... ## Practical and Mental Arithmetic on a New Plan: In which Mental Arithmetic is ...

Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1827 - 196 pages
...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 ?... ## Mental Arithmetic, Or, First Lessons in Numbers for Children

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 120 pages
...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.... ## Mental Arithmetic, Or, First Lessons in Numbers for Children

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 120 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.... ## Arithmetic: Designed for Academies and Schools, Uniting the Inductive ...

Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1847 - 360 pages
...three times. We can arrive at the same result by a shorter method, called Division. DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. It is a short method of subtraction. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. The number... ## Higher Arithmetic: Or, The Science and Application of Numbers: Combining the ...

James Bates Thomson - 1847 - 422 pages
...times one number is contained in another, and is the tame in principle as that of the first. 111. The Process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, is called DIVISION. The number to be divided, is called the dividend. The number by which we divide,... ## HIGHER ARITHMETIC; OR THE SCIENCE AND APPLICATION OF NUMBERS; COMBINING THE ...

JAMES B. THOMSON - 1847
...times one number is contained in another, and is the same in principle as that of the first. Ill* The Process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, is called DIVISION. The number to be divided, is called the dividend. The number by which we divide,... ## Higher Arithmetic; Or, The Science and Application of Numbers: Combining the ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1848 - 422 pages
...times one number is contained in another, and is the same in principle as that of the first. 111. The Process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, .is called DIVISION. The number to be divided, is called the dividend. The number by which we divide,... 