| C T. Watkins - 1810
...fraction its value is diminished { •f product being less than the Dumber multiplied. Division.— Rule. **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the product is the numerator of t tin' quotient: then mut iply the deno> minntur of the dividend... | |
| John Dougall - 1810 - 580 pages
...multiplication «f mixed numbers. SK DIVISION DIVISION OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. Division is performed by multiplying **the numerator oF the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for** a numerator to the quotient, and the denominator, of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor,... | |
| John Gough - Arithmetic - 1813 - 348 pages
...I sum of 40 and 5^, is 45 ^ the 45^ * product required. «i CHAP. VI. DIVISION OF FRACTIONS. Rule. **Multiply the Numerator of the Dividend by the Denominator of the Divisor for** a Numerator, and the Denominator of the Dividend by the Numerator of the Divisor for the Denominator... | |
| John Dougall - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1815 - 476 pages
...DIVISION OF VUIGAR FRACTIONS. Division is performed by cross multiplication : that is by multiplying **the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor ; for** a numerator to the quotient, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, for... | |
| Leonhard Euler, John Farrar - Algebra - 1821 - 216 pages
...must be represented simply by the division of ad by bc ; which gives r— . Hence the following rule : **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator q/\ the dividend by the numerator ojj the divisor ; the first product will be the... | |
| Charles Tayler - 1824
...and it is then clear from the above examples that the quotient will be ^. Hence the following rule. **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor ; the Jirst product will be the... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1825 - 372 pages
...c , bc — • is r part of — - Am. — . ad 6 r ad ad Hence, <o divide a fraction by ajraction, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. Or more generally, when the divisor... | |
| Silvestre François Lacroix - Arithmetic - 1825 - 144 pages
...must be represented simply by the division of ad by bc ; which gives r— . Hence the following rule : **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and tlie denominator of tlie dividend by the numerator of the divisor ; tlie first product unll be... | |
| Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler - Arithmetic - 1826 - 215 pages
...the two first propositions repecting fractions, of § 38, from which is deduced the following rule : **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor; the first gives the numerator,... | |
| Martin Ruter - Arithmetic - 1828 - 166 pages
...FRACTIONS. RULE. Reduce compound fractions to simple ones, and mixed numbers to equivalent fractions; then **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for** a new numerator, and the. denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, for th« denominator;... | |
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