To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator; under this sum write the denominator. A Grammar Shcool Arithmetic - Page 122by George Albert Wentworth - 1886 - 372 pagesFull view - About this book
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...When a mi xt Number is given to be reduced to an improper Fraction, ii.uk. ~\ Multiply the Integers **by the Denominator of the Fraction, and to the Product add the Numerator,** and place the Sumir» over the Denominator for a new Fraction. Reduce 1-2 ; to an improper Fraction:... | |
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...not divide. Thus 3 may be writ 4» and 5 may be writ \. 561. Cafe 2. To reduce a mixed Number into **an improper Fraction. Multiply the whole Number by the Denominator of the Fraction, and** add in the Numerator of the Fraction, the Product will be a • Numerator ; under which place the Denominator... | |
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...quantity. Thus ~PROBLEM VIII. To reduce a mixed number to a fraction. RULE. Multiply the integral part **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator, under** which write the common denominator. Ex. i. т í , . .,., ac — ^ . , Let a -- be given. Then - is... | |
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...56 divided by 8 is equal to 7. SECTION II. REDUCTION of VULGAR FRACTIONS. CASE I. To reduce a Mixt **Number to an Improper Fraction. MULTIPLY the whole number by the Denominator of the** Fraftion, and take in the Numerator befides ; then place the Denominator under the Produft and it is... | |
| John Eadon - Arithmetic - 1766 - 360 pages
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| Charles Marshall - Arithmetic - 1789 - 100 pages
...•"•• "3Ô74ÎÎ TSTÏSî а о ? *Т> 48 A Practical 31nttOBUftiOn RULE 3. ( To reduce a mtxt **Number to an Improper Fraction, Multiply the whole Number by the Denominator of the Fraction,** taking in the Numerator, and under this Produfl place the Denominator. Reduce g% to an improper Fraction.... | |
| Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1797
...other operations. PROBLEM 1. " To reduce mixed numbers to improper fractions ; Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator.** The fum is the numerator of the improper fraction fought, and is placed above the given denominator.... | |
| William Taylor (teacher of the mathematics.) - Arithmetic - 1800 - 519 pages
...numerator, and D. for denominator. CASE 5. To reduce any mixed number to an improper fraction, RULE. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for a new numerator, which place over the denominator. EXAMPLE. Reduce гб-J- to an improper fraction.... | |
| Mathematics - 1801 - 426 pages
...a — x PROBLEM III. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; then the denominator O o nator being placed under this, sum will give the improper fraction required.... | |
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