| Mathew Wilson - 1854
...loss to either party. BULE : — Multiply each debt by the time which must elapse before it is due, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** debts ; the quotient is the time required. EXAMPLE. Paid £480 as follows :— £60 in 40 days, £180... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1880 - 420 pages
...the terms of credit begin at the same date, we have the following rule : Rule. — Multiply each debt **by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** debts; the quotient will be the equated time. 326. If the account has credits as well as debits, it... | |
| Samuel Mecutchen - Arithmetic - 1880 - 244 pages
...share of the gain or loss. EQUATION OF PAYMENTS. CASE I. MULTIPLY each debt by the number denoting **its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the** number denoting the sum of the debts ; the quotient will be the average term of credit. The average... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1880 - 420 pages
...the terms of credit begin at the same date, we have the following rule : Rule. — Multiply each debt **by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by** tfie sum of the debts; Hie quotient will be the equated time. 326. If the account has credits as well... | |
| Samuel Mecutchen - Arithmetic - 1880 - 262 pages
...share of the gain or loss. EQUATION OF PAYMENTS. CASE I. MULTIPLY each debt by the number denoting **its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the** number denoting the sum of the debts ; the quotient will be the average term of credit. The average... | |
| A. Melrose - 1881
...mixture, when the quantities and rates of the simples are given. RULE. Multiply each quantity by its rate, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** quantities. 1. Eight Ib. of sugar, at 4d. per Ib., were mixed with 5 Ib. at 5d., and 7 Ib. at 8d. ;... | |
| H. Bryant - 1881 - 574 pages
...quality of 1 oz. is 20. RULE. Multiply the value or quality of each article by the number of articles, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** articles. The quotient will te the average value or quality of the mixture. 3. A grocer mixed 15 Ib.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 454 pages
...to Oct. 10th, 1880 = Dec. 25th, 1880, the date of payment. Hence, the RULE. — Multiply each item, **by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** iterns Tlie quotient will be the average term of credit. Adding the average term of credit to the date... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1882 - 400 pages
...55d. = May 26, the average time. 334. Rule to find the Average Time of Payment. Multiply each debt **by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** debts. The quotient will be the average term of credit. This added to the date from which the credits... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 414 pages
...Oct. 10th, 1880 = Dec. 25th, 1880, the date of payment. Hence, the RULE. — Multiply each item by Us **term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the** items. The quotient will be the average term of credit. Adding the average term of credit to the date... | |
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