| Thomas Clarke (accountant.) - Arithmetic - 1742 - 152 pages
...Denomination as are equal to an Unite of that Denomination the Fraction is of, and from the Product fh ike off **as many Places to the Right, as there are Decimal Places in the** Fraction to be valued ; thofe Places on the Left of the Stroke are Integers of the next inferior Denomination,... | |
| O. Silcock - 1851 - 48 pages
...Multiplication, place them as whole numbers, regardless of the points, but separate from the product, **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the** multiplier and multiplicand together : if there are not so many places, add cyphers to the left to... | |
| Noble Heath - 1855 - 468 pages
...is a whole number, the quotient, (150) being of the same order as the dividend, must have the same **number of decimals. 237. When the divisor is not a...divide as usual, and point off for decimals, in the** rtient as many places as there are decimal places in the divid. When the divisor is rendered integral,... | |
| Dana Pond Colburn - 1858 - 288 pages
...perform the division as though the divisor were a whole number, and then remove the point in the quotient **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the divisor.** The quotient will thus contain aa many places of decimal fractions as there are in the dividend more... | |
| Daniel O'Sullivan - 1872 - 382 pages
...in the Divisor : Regard the Divisor as a whole number, and remove the decimal point of the Dividend **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the Divisor** ; then, proceed as already directed. [§ 65, part 2 ; or § 67 — as the case may be.] NOTE. — In... | |
| William Guy Peck - Arithmetic - 1877 - 430 pages
...be treated in a similar manner, we have the following RULE. Move the decimal point in the dividend **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the divisor** (annexing ciphers if necessary); divide the result by the divisor regarded as an integer, pointing... | |
| Clement Mackrow - 1879 - 552 pages
...33145 33145 * 14205 14206 DIVISION OP DECIMALS. RULE. — Remove the decimal point in the dividend **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the divisor** ; supply any deficiency by annexing ciphers. Then make the divisor a whole number, and proceed as in... | |
| Charles Mansford - 1879 - 120 pages
...multiplier and multiplicand together. Division. RULE. — Remove the decimal point in the dividend **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the divisor.** Divide as in whole numbers, and mark off in the quotient as as many places as there now are in the... | |
| George Albert Wentworth, Thomas Hill - Arithmetic - 1881 - 446 pages
...divisor. To divide by .1, .01, .001, etc., it is necessary only to move the decimal point in the dividend **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the divisor.** To divide by the product of two or more divisors gives the same result as to divide first by one divisor,... | |
| George Albert Wentworth, Thomas Hill - Arithmetic - 1882 - 376 pages
...may remove ike decimal point from, the divisor, provided we carry the decimal point in the dividend **as many places to the right as there are decimal places in the divisor.** If the divisor is a whole number and ends in zeros, the zeros may be cut off, provided the decimal... | |
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