| Thomas Liddell Ainsley - 1880
...divided by the numerator of the divisor. For, 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 ; and then dividing the former... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1884 - 126 pages
...956)»+9956+f|X&=99,131,892#A. DIVISION OF FRACTIONS. Rule : Reduce whole and mixed numbers to improper fractions, then **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor** and divide the product by the other two terms ; or, Reduce to a common denominator and divide the numerator... | |
| Francis Bolles Palmer - Child development - 1887 - 341 pages
...take the rule for dividing a fraction by a fraction. It may be stated in any one of three forms: i. **Multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor for** a new numerator, and the denominator of the dividend by the numerator of the divisor for a new denominator.... | |
| Oscar F. Williams - Arithmetic - 1894 - 307 pages
...Fraction by a Fraction. EXAMPLE.—Divide $ by 4. OPERATION. 4 times ^ or 4- of 4. X 7=^ = , 4 Rules.—1. **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... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 182 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... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - Arithmetic - 1895 - 377 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, Eule. Invert the divisor and proceed as in multiplication... | |
| William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1901 - 144 pages
...2ÎH"8 = 2ÏXï=2l 5 3 5 x 8 40 1 ! B 7 ' 8 7x3 21 - ' When we divide a fraction by a fraction, we **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... | |
| William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1902 - 256 pages
...21:8~21X1~21 5 35x8 40 = 1 1 9 7 : 8 ~ 7 x 3 ~ 21 ~ "' ' When we divide a fraction by a fraction, we **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... | |
| Education - 1891
...by another why is the divisor inverted? Ans. — When we divide a fraction by a fraction we commonly **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 inversion of the divisor before... | |
| Steven T. Karris - Mathematics - 2001 - 458 pages
...Business, Science, and Technology, Second Edition 1-19 Solution: Solution: For each of (a) , (b) and (c) we **multiply the numerator of the dividend by the denominator of the divisor** to obtain the numerator of the quotient; then we multiply the denominator of the dividend by the numerator... | |
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