| John Potter - Mathematics - 1753 - 395 pages
...and reduce this and the given Fraction to the feme Denominator, by Art. 4 ; then fub tract the letter **Numerator from the greater, and place the Difference over the common Denominator,** as at Art. 18. * ' • Exam. i. Exam. i. Exam. 2. Subtract £ from 13 J. Subtract ^ from io |» 13... | |
| Thomas Whiting - Arithmetic - 1787 - 276 pages
...of VULGAR FRACTIONS. RULE. Reduce the given Fra&ions to a common Denominator, and fubflract the lefs **Numerator from the greater, and place the Difference over the common, Denominator.** When the lower Fra^ion is greater than the upper, take the Numerator of rhe lower Fractton from the... | |
| Arithmetic - 1811 - 198 pages
...30 min. SUBTRACTION OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. ' GENERAL RULE. Prepare the given fractions as in addition, **then subtract the less numerator from the greater,...place the difference over the common denominator.** EXAMPLES. 1. From | take |. Result }. 2. From T72 take -&. / • -Result \. 3. From T9j take T55. Result... | |
| Arithmetic - 1817 - 198 pages
...30 min. SUBTRACTION OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. GENERAL RULE. Prepare the given fractions as in addition, **then subtract the less numerator from the greater,...place the difference over the common denominator.** EXAMPLES. 1. From f take f Result f. 2. From^ take T45. Result {. 8. From T\ take^. Result «JVbl 1.... | |
| Stephen Pike - Arithmetic - 1824 - 212 pages
...hours, 30min. SUBTRACTION OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. GENERAL RULE. Prepare the given fractions as in addition, **then subtract the less numerator from the greater,...place the difference over the common denominator.** EXAMPLES. Result -J Result $ Result f . Note 1. — When the given fractions have not a common denominator,... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - Arithmetic - 1825 - 198 pages
...4. Multiply. 4f by f. JJns.3%. SUBTRACTION OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. Rule. Reduce the given fraction to a **common denominator, then subtract the less numerator...place the difference over the common denominator.** But if the lower denominator be greater, subtract it from the common denominator, adding in the upper... | |
| Daniel Parker - Arithmetic - 1828 - 348 pages
...llOOyd. 2ft. Tin. SUBTRACTION OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. RULE. PREPARE the given fractions as in addition ; **then subtract the less numerator from the greater,...place the difference over the common denominator,** and it will give the difference of the fractions required. Note. — When the given fractions are of... | |
| Thomas Tucker Smiley - 1830 - 180 pages
...Examples. AM. T Ans. \{ Ans. 3£ SUBTRACTION OP VULGAR FRACTIONS. Rule. Reduce the given fraction to a **common denominator ; then subtract the less numerator...place the difference over the common denominator.** But if the lower numerator be greater, subtract it from the common denominator, adding in. the upper... | |
| Stephen Pike - Arithmetic - 1835 - 210 pages
...OF VULGAR FRACTIONS. GENERAL B0.LE. t- J^E"? the ®vea fractions as in addition, then sub- 1 tract **the less numerator from the greater, and place the difference over the common denominator.** P EXAMPLES. 2 SS£itftf4 Result 4. 1 A. From -fa take yi. Rpsnit J From TV take £ . gg**; —When... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1838 - 292 pages
...CASE I. § 1O8. When the fractions are of the same denomination and have a common denominator. RULE. **Subtract the less numerator from the greater and place the difference over the common denominator.** EXAMPLES. 1. What is the difference between £ and f ? Here we have 5 — 3=2 : hence, |=the difference.... | |
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