| Edward Hatton - Arithmetic - 1719 - 260 pages
...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:... | |
| William Emerson - Mathematics - 1764
...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 ķ , . .,., ac — ^ . , Let a -- be given. Then... | |
| 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
...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. •'•>... | |
| Paul Deighan - Arithmetic - 1804 - 504 pages
...numerator to the afligned denominator. 3. If the wbole number has a Fraction annexed, multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the Fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** which place over the denominator. EXAMPLES. Aifweri. 25. Reduce 12, 14 and izo to Fractions. '/ '/... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1806 - 342 pages
...Numerator to the assigned Denominator. 3. If the whole Number has a Fraction annexed, 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. EXAMPLES. (12\ Reduce 12, 27, and 176, to Fractions.... | |
| James Thompson - Arithmetic - 1808 - 172 pages
...lowest terms Ļ — .7. II. To reduce a mixed number to an improper Fraction. RULE. — Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ”ишder which set the denominator. A whole number may be expressed like a fraction by writing 1 for... | |
| Osgood Carleton - Arithmetic - 1810 - 251 pages
...divide) the product will be the true quotient. CASE II. When the divisor is a mixed number. Multiply its **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** for a new diviser ; multiply the dividend by the denominator of the fraction for a new dividend ; divide... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811
...Reduce -J4|- te its lowest terms. Ans. J- . 4. Reduce |4£ to its lowest terms. Ans. -|; CASE II. To **Reduce a Mixed Number to its Equivalent Improper Fraction....; then set that sum above the denominator for the** fraation required. EXAMPLES. 1 . Reduce 23| to a fraction. 23 115 Or, 2 (23x5)+2 117 , . — = , the... | |
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