Books Books 1 - 10 of 180 on Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change.... Multiplying or dividing both terms of a fraction by the same number does not change the value of the fraction. The Crittenden Commercial Arithmetic and Business Manual: Designed for the ... - Page 22
by John Groesbeck - 1869 - 348 pages ## The Complete Practical Arithmetician: Containing Several New and Useful ...

Thomas Keith - Arithmetic - 1822 - 332 pages
...greatest common divisor. For it is an i^uircrsal axiom in fractions, THAT if you multiply or divide both the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number, its value is not aliered. Prop. 8. To find the proper quantity, or value, of 'a fraction in the known... ## Struttura urbana della architettura

Cesare Blasi - Architecture - 1824 - 85 pages
...account of the numerator being less than the denominator. The consequence of this is, that to multiply both the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number, does not alter its value; and, therefore, to convert a vulgar fraction into a decimal one, we have only to multiply... ## Elements of algebra, compiled from Garnier's French translation of L. Euler ...

Charles Tayler - 1824
...We may also represent the value of any fraction in an infinite variety of .ways. For if we multiply both the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number, which may be taken at pleasure, the value of the fraction will not be altered; and for this reason... ## Elements of Geometry: With Practical Applications, for the Use of Schools

Timothy Walker - Geometry - 1829 - 129 pages
...same number, without destroying the proportion. For ratios are fractions, and to multiply or divide the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number does not alter its value. Thus from the proportions 6 : 9 : : 10 : 15 we have 4 : f : : 10X2 : 15X2. Apply the... ## A Practical and Theoretical System of Arithmetic: Containing Several New ...

George Willson - Arithmetic - 1836 - 192 pages
...its lowest terms. Ans. •f3. 4. Reduce |||-| to its lowest terms. Ans, J. It is obvious, that either multiplying or dividing both the numerator and denominator...of a fraction by the same number, does not change its value. Thus, -| multipled continually by 2 becomes f-, -|, fg, ^-|, -||-, -££g, and .so on ;... ## A Practical and Theoretical System of Arithmetic: Containing a New System of ...

George Willson - 1838
...§^J to its lowest terms. Ans. . 4. Reduce j[^ to its lowest terms. Ans' It is obvious, that either multiplying or dividing both the numerator and denominator...of a fraction by the same number, does not change its value. Thus, .£ multipled continually by 2 becomes \ , A, f%, J-|, |f, 1^, and so on ; in .which... ## Arithmetic. [With] Key, Volume 1

Robert Goodacre - 1839
...denominators, will be the proper numerator of the reduced fraction. that if you multiply or divide both the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number, it will not alter its value. Example Worked. Reduce J of f of | of § of } of -fr to a simple fraction.... ## The English journal of education, ed. by G. Moody

George Moody - 1854
...working this t Do it mentally. Show by measure (having divided a line into equal parts), that to multiply the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number does not alter their value, and results in the same length or quantity. Explain how that fact facilitates the... ## A New Practical and Theoretical Arithemtic: In Which, in Addition to the ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1845 - 288 pages
...denominator must be based on the principle that, numerators and denominators multiplied or divided by the same number, does not change the value of the fraction. On this principle, we may understand the following rule, which is universal in its application : RULE.... 