| Mathematics - 1801 - 426 pages
...denomination, and the second into the lowest name mentioned. 3. Multiply the second and third numbers **together, and divide.* the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer to the question, in the same denomination you left the second number in ; which may be brought... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1807 - 246 pages
...first, and the remaining one for the second term. 2. Multiply the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer. EXAMPLES. 1. If 30 horses plough 12 acres, how many will 40 plough in the same time? OPERATION^... | |
| James Thompson - Arithmetic - 1808 - 172 pages
...term ; and that which is of the same name or quality with the answer required, the second term. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** The quotient will be the fourth term or answer, in the same name or denomination as the second term... | |
| James Noyes - Arithmetic - 1808 - 152 pages
...same name with the answer required, the second term. 2. Multiply the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer. Note \ , Whefi the second term consists of more than one denomination, reduce it to the lowest... | |
| Arithmetic - 1811 - 198 pages
...DIRECT PROPORTION. RULE. « Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state them as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** Or, / . Invert the dividing term, and multiply the three tejgms together, as in Multiplication. * EXAMPLES.... | |
| Francis Nichols - Plane trigonometry - 1811 - 128 pages
...analogy be formed according to the proper rule above delivered; then, if the natural numbers be used, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first;** the quotient will be the fourth term required. If logarithms be used, add the logarithms of the second... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1811 - 592 pages
...as much greater, or less than the third, as the second term is greater, or less than the first, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient will be the answer ; — in the same denomination with the third term. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Oliver Welch - Arithmetic - 1812 - 231 pages
...denomination ; and reduce the middle number, or term, into the lowest denomination mentioned : then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be the answer, or fourth term sought ; and always will be of the same depomiiuition... | |
| Jeremiah Joyce - Arithmetic - 1812 - 276 pages
...denomination, and the second into the lowest denomination mentioned. 3. Multiply the second and third numbers **together, and divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer, * in the same denomination as that in which the second number wus left. * If there be a remainder... | |
| Samuel Webber - Arithmetic - 1812 - 266 pages
...of the whole ; and in Division, that the price of 3. Multiply the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer. the whole, divided by the quantity is the price of one. Now,. in all cases of valuing goods,... | |
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