| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 340 pages
...payments.) Hence, we have the following v RULE. Multiply each payment by the time before it becomes due, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments : the, quotient will be the** mean time. 2. B owes A $600 : $200 is to be paid in two months, $200 in four months, and $200 in six... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 340 pages
...payments.) Hence, we have the following RULE. Multiply each payment by the time before it becomes due, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments** : tlie quotient will lie the mean time. 2. B owes A $600 : $200 is to be paid in two months, $200 in... | |
| Charles Haynes Haswell - Engineering - 1844 - 264 pages
...11.34-5-7.56= 1.5 years, Ans. EQUATION OF PAYMENTS. Multiply ench sum by its time of payment in days, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments.** EXAMPLE.— A owes B $300 in 15 days, $60 in 12 days, and $350 in 20 days ; when is the whole due .!... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 184 pages
...days, as before. Hence the following RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient will be the true time required. 2. John Smith owes a merchant, in Boston, $ 1000,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 324 pages
...the propriety of the following RULE.* Multiply each payment by the time, at which it is due ; then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient unit be the true time required. 2. A owes B $300, of which $50 is to be paid in 2... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 210 pages
...days, as before. Hence the following RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient wiU be the true time required. 8. John Smith owes a merchant, in Boston, $ 1000, $250... | |
| Alexander Jamieson - Mechanics - 1845 - 578 pages
...the magnitude or density of each body, by its respective distance from the beginning of the system, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** bodies for the distance of the centre of gravity sought The following examples will suffice for the... | |
| Benjamin Wood Foster - Bookkeeping - 1845 - 150 pages
...debts, due at different periods of time. RULE. Multiply each amount by the time in which it is payable, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** debts ; the quotient will be the equated time of payment EXAMPLES. 1. Bought of Silas Pierce & Co.... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1845 - 268 pages
...To find the mean time for several paymeats, — RULE i — Multiplyeach sum ?ty its time of paymeat, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** paymeats, and the quotieat wlll be the answer. Note. Thia rule is founded on the supposition, that... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1846 - 399 pages
...due, equal to ? Hence, to find the mean time, Multiply each payment by the time before it becomes due, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments : the quotient will be the** mean time. EXAMPLES. 1 . B owes A $600 : $200 is to be paid in two months, $200 in four months, and... | |
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