| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 348 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** divisors and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, in the same manner as... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1847 - 422 pages
...divided by the numerator of the divisor. Thus, reducing the two fractions to a common denominator, we **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the numerator of the divisor by the denominator of the dividend; (Art. KOO;) and, then dividing... | |
| James Robinson (of Boston.) - 1847
...of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. If the two fractions have different denominators, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** the product mill be the numerator of the quotient; then multiply the numerator of the divisor by the... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1848 - 422 pages
...divided by the numerator of the divisor. Thus, reducing the two fractions to a common denominator, we **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and the numerator of the divisor by the denominator of the dividend ; (Art. 200 ;) and, then dividing... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1849 - 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, far a denominator.... | |
| Sarah Porter - 1852
...cancel its denominator, and then we divide the dividend by the numerator of the divisor. Or, simply, we **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for** a new numerator, and multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for a... | |
| Ezra S. Winslow - Business mathematics - 1853 - 252 pages
...therefore, RULE. — Write the divisor to the right of the dividend with the sign (-=-) between them ; then **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for the numerator of the** quotient, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor, for the denominator... | |
| J L. Ellenberger - 1854
...I; therefore, }-5-5=,'s; and, therefore, Jrf = H = Hi. Therefore, to divide a fraction by another, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor,** and divide the product, by the product of the numerator of the divisor by the denominator of the dividend.... | |
| Patrick Kennedy - Folk literature, Irish - 1855 - 16 pages
...In the ordinary methods formerly used, the pupil when dividing one fraction by another was directed **to multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor, for** a new dividend, and the other 2 numbers for a divisor : thus if \ be divided by \, 5 times 7 or 35,... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1859
...contained in any number as many times more than a unit as there are units in its denominator ; therefore, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor.** A fraction whose numerator is greater than a unit is also contained in any number as many times less... | |
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