| Mathematics - 1836
...fraction, and divide the product by its numerator. Thus, 9 ;J° ' 19 92. When the dividend is a fraction, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor** fur 10 „ 500 ле 5 — .50,— ,or55T. quotient is -7— ; for, multiplying this by ttie aenommator... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - Geometry - 1837 - 390 pages
...(according to No. 8.), and divided by 5 (according to No. 9.). 18. To divide one fraction by another, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** to find the numerator of the quotient; and, to find its denominator, multiply the denominator of the... | |
| Peirpont Edward Bates Botham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 238 pages
...the method already mentioned for reducing them to a common denominator. 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 first product will be the... | |
| Richard W. Green - Algebra - 1839 - 148 pages
...answer, and make no use at all of the denominators. Let us see then how we obtain these two terms. We **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor** ; and this becomes the numerator of the answer. And we multiply the numerator of the divisor by the... | |
| Joseph Gwilt - Architects - 1842 - 1089 pages
...the quotient will be represented simply by the division of ad by be or bc. Hence the following rule : **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator of the dividend by the numcnrtor of the divisor, the first product will be the... | |
| Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1844 - 276 pages
...oad ad ad b . cbcbc past of — - . 4ns. — . ft* . ad Hence, to divide a fraction by a fraction, **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... | |
| Euclid, James Thomson - Geometry - 1845 - 352 pages
...(according to No. 8), and divided by 5 (according to No. 9). 13. To divide one fraction by another, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** to find the numerator of the quotient ; and, to find its denominator, multiply the denominator of the... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 216 pages
...Multiply numerator by numerator, and denominator by denominator. To divide a fraction by a fraction,— **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for** a numerator; and multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, for a denominator... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...that no use is made of the common denominator itself. In practice, therefore, it is simply necessary **to multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, in the same manner as two fractions... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...that no use is made of the common denominator itself. In practice, therefore, it is simply necessary **to multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, in the same manner as two fractions... | |
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