| Steam-engines - 1865 - 474 pages
...the method of reduction already explained. This result, expressed in words, will be as follows : — **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the** new numerator, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the new denominator.... | |
| Ezra S. Winslow - Business mathematics - 1867 - 220 pages
...quotient. RULE. — Write the divisor to the right of the dividend with the sign (-J-) 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... | |
| Paul Allen Towne - Arithmetic - 1867 - 216 pages
...times; nowf are 5 times }; hence, ^ are contained in |, 4 of ^'-, that is, |¿, or 1 /„ times. BULE. **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 former product is the numerator,... | |
| E. S. WINSLOW - 1872
...therefore, RULE. — Write the divisor to the right of the dividend with tho 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... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1866 - 192 pages
...CONCLUSION. — Therefore, the quotient of | -j- § is | = 1 J. This quotient may be obtained by multiplying **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 of... | |
| John Bourne - Steam-engines - 1873 - 474 pages
...the method of reduction already explained. This result, expressed in words, will be as follows : — **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the** new numerator, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the new denominator.... | |
| Arthur Searle - Astronomy - 1874 - 415 pages
...equal to that of R2 divided by r*. The arithmetical rule for the division of one fraction by another is **to 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 of... | |
| New Hampshire dept. of publ. instruction - 1878
...and denominator of the divisor respectively, when it can be done without a remainder. II. Otherwise, **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the** quotient, and multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 192 pages
...CONCLUSION. — Therefore, the quotient of J -s- $ is f = 1 \. These quotients may be obtained by multiplying **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 of... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1882 - 374 pages
...denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for the denominator of the quotient, and **the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for the numerator of the** quotient. Hence, To divide a fraction by a fraction, Rule. Invert the divisor and proceed as in multiplication... | |
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