| Anthony Birks, John Birks - Arithmetic - 1766 - 642 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right-hand of the quotient point off for decimals fo many places **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed thofe in the divifor** j and thofe to the left, if any, are integers j but if the places of the quotient are not fo many as... | |
| Henry Sherwin - Logarithms - 1772 - 474 pages
...in the Quotient feparate. with л Point fo many- Figures to the right Hand (for a Decimal Fraction) **as the Decimal Places in the Dividend exceed thofe in the Divifor-,** becaufe the Decimal Places in the Divifor and Quotient together, muft equal thofe in the Dividend.... | |
| John Thomas Hope - Arithmetic - 1790 - 387 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off for decimals fo many places **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed thofe in the divifor,** and thofo to the left, if any, are integers; but if the places of the quotient are not fo many, as... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1802 - 352 pages
...dividend, therefore divide as in whole numbers, and, from the right hand of the quotient, point off fo **many places for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed thofe in the divifor. 2.** íf the places of the quotient be not fo many as the rule requires, fupply the defeft by prefixing... | |
| Thomas Hodson - Education - 1806
...rule is alfo performed as divifion of whole numbers, but from the quotient point off as many figures **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed thofe in the divifor.** But if the places in the quotient be not fo many as fhould be pointed off for decimals, as many cyphers... | |
| Thomas Hodson - Arithmetic - 1806 - 492 pages
...rule is alfo performed as diviflon of whole numbers, but from the quotient point off as many figures **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed thofe in the** divjfor. But if the places in the quotient be not fo many as ihould be pointed off for decimals, as... | |
| James Thompson - Arithmetic - 1808 - 172 pages
...DECIMALS. AULE — Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient, point ofFas **many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed** those in the divisor. If there should be a remainder, or more decimal places in the divisor than the... | |
| Arithmetic - 1811 - 198 pages
...DECIMALS. < "i « RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right handof the iiuotk-iH point off as **many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed** those in the divisor. *-^ If the places of the quotient are not so many as the rule requires, supply... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811
...in the product. DIVISION OF DECIMALS. DIVIDE as in whole numbers; and point off in the quotient as **many places for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed** those in the divisor*. - luu' * The reason of this Rule is evident; for, since the divisor multiplied... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1812 - 216 pages
...dividend, therefore divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient, point off fo **many places for decimals, as the decimal places in...quotient be not fo many as the rule requires, fupply the** defeft by prefixing cyphers to the left hand. " 3. If at any time there be a remainder, or the decimal... | |
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