| Edward Cocker - 1729 - 514 pages
...fignifieth that j is to be fubftrafted from 8. x Is the Sign of Multiplication, and fignifieth that **the Numbers between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together** ; as 6x8 fignifieth that 6 and 8 are to be multiplied together. = Is a Sign of Equality, and fignifieth... | |
| Oliver Welch - Arithmetic - 1857 - 244 pages
...— 4 signifies that 4 must be taken front 16. X Is the sign of Multiplication ; and cjenotes _that **all the numbers, between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together. Thus,** 9 X9 signifies that 9 is to be multipled by 9, or 9X9 X9 must be multiplied. -i- Is the sign of Divison... | |
| Anthony Nesbit - Surveying - 1824 - 476 pages
...AB — CD, signifies that the line CD is to be subtracted from the line AB. The sign X denotes that **the numbers, between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together** ; as 5X3 (read 5 multiplied by 3) = 15. The sign -f. signifies division; as 15 -j- 3 (read 15 divided... | |
| Oliver Welch - Arithmetic - 1826 - 242 pages
...one before it. Thus, 16 — 4 sig!'• nifies that 4 must be taken from 16. •j£ X Is the sign of **Multiplication ; and denotes that all the numbers,...signifies that 9 is to be multiplied by 9? or 9 X 9 X 9** prost °e multiplied. d \ • -;-Is the sign of Division ; and denotes the number standing before it,... | |
| Ira Wanzer - Arithmetic - 1831 - 408 pages
...minus 5, or the difference of 8 and 5. X Into, or with ; the sign of Multiplication, signifying that **the numbers between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together. Thus,** 8x2, signifies that 8 is to be multiplied by 2, and is- read, 8 into 2, or the product ofS and 2. *... | |
| Arithmetic - 1841 - 200 pages
...subtracted from the one before it. Thus, 16—4 signifies that 4 must be taken from 16. X Is the sign of **Multiplication; and denotes that all the numbers,...9X9 signifies that 9 is to be multiplied by 9, or** 9X9X9 must be multiplied. -f- Is the sign of Division; and denotes the number standing before it, is... | |
| Charles Bathurst (schoolmaster.) - 1842 - 158 pages
...means that 3 is to be subtracted from 4. X Multiplied into, the sign of Multiplication, signifies that **the numbers between which it is placed are to be multiplied together ; thus** 3x4 means that 3 is to be multiplied by 4. -4- Divided by, the sign of division, signifies that the... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 402 pages
...denoted by two oblique lines crossing each other x , called the sign of multiplication. It shows that **the numbers between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together. Thus** the expression 9x6, signifies that 9 and 6 are to be multiplied together, and is read, " 9 multiplied... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 362 pages
...denoted by two oblique lines crossing each other (x), called the sign of multiplication. It shows that **the numbers between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together. Thus** the expression 9x6, signifies that 9 and 6 are to be multiplied together, and is read, "9 multiplied... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 354 pages
...denoted by two oblique lines crossing each other x , called the sign of multiplication. It shows that **the numbers between which it is placed, are to be multiplied together. Thus** the expression 9x6, signifies that 9 and 6 are to be multiplied together, and is read, " 9 multiplied... | |
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