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To divide a whole number by a fraction, — Multiply the dividend by the denominator of the fraction, and divide the product by the numerator.
An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction - Page 89
by Warren Colburn - 1828 - 276 pages

## A Plain and Familiar Method for Attaining the Knowledge and Practice of ...

Edmund Wingate - Arithmetic - 1751 - 401 pages
...becomes -^ - | . 304. If a whole number be given to be divided by a Fraction, multiply the whole number by the Denominator of the Fraction, and divide the Product by the Numerator thereof: For Example, if 48 be to be divided by i| = |, then the Quotient will be &£L - 6x^= 42. -...

## The accomptant's guide, a new system of arithmetic

James Morrison (accountant.) - 1801 - 242 pages
...Thus, 2 x 7 = '4 or , ' — ,4 3 x S = Ч ' 7 . x 7 . . " To divide an integer by a fraction, we may multiply it by the denominator of the fraction, and divide the product by the numerator, as in example 24. To divide à fraction by an integer, we may multiply the denominator by the integer,...

## The Modern Preceptor ; Or, a General Course of Education, Volume 1

John Dougall - 1810
...2 cnt c. In short when an integer is to be divided ITVSW t by a fraction, you multiply the integer by the denominator of the fraction and divide the product by the numerator, and when a fraction is to be divided by a"n integer, you multiply the integer into the denominator...

## Practical Arithmetic: In Four Books ... Extracted from the Large and Entire ...

John Gough - Arithmetic - 1813 - 348 pages
...quotient is *. A'ote. 2. If a whole number be to be divided by a fraction, multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and divide the product by the numerator thereof, thus 48 being to be divided by i, the quotient is 48 x 7 4 To divide a fraction by a whole...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1825 - 372 pages
...the 7 part of some number, -will be- part 6 ab •f the same number, and - is -. part of — . ab ' a Arith. Art. XXIV. Hence to divide a whole number by...divide the product by the numerator. How many times is -| contained in -J-. Solution. Reducing them to a common denominator, £ is |*, and | is £|. f £...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1826 - 290 pages
...— part of some number, — will be -=bao part of the same number, and £ is _ part of — . oo a Arith. Art. XXIV. Hence, to divide a whole number...by the numerator. How many times is f contained in J. Solution. Reducing them to a common denominator, f is |f, and \ is | f . §-J is contained in Jf...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 276 pages
...o Ans. If c is the — part of some number, — will be — ft ao ^ part of the same number, and £ is _ part of -£. aba Arith. Art. XXIV. Hence, to...|. Solution. Reducing them to a common denominator, •;,; is |£, and | is ££. }\$ is contained in j'§ as many times as 24 is contained in 35 ; that...

## An Introduction to Algebra Upon the Inductive Method of Instruction

Warren Colburn - Algebra - 1828 - 286 pages
...part ? 0 Ans. If c is the — part of some number, — will be — bao part of the same' number, and - is _ part of — . aba Arith. Art. XXIV. Hence, to...divide the product by the numerator. How many times is | contained in % Solution. Reducing them to a common denominator, f is f|, and ^ is |f . f A is contained...