| William Jillard Hort - 1822 - 308 pages
...above. To reduce a mixed number to its equivalent improper fraction. Rule. — Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator.** The sum is the numerator of the improper fraction sought, and is placed above the given denominator.... | |
| John Penrose (teacher of arithmetic.) - Arithmetic - 1824 - 320 pages
...divisor be an integer with a fraction annexed thereto, commonly called a mixed number. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for a new divisor, multiply also the given dividend by the same denominator, which will produce a new... | |
| Henry Jackson - Arithmetic - 1824 - 165 pages
...improper fraction. 1. Q,. /fflsr do you reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. A. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add** Ihe numerator for. a new numerator, under which place the denominator.. EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce 25-J to... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...CASE III. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction. KULE. •' Multiply the integral part **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** when it is affirmative, or subtract it when negative ; then the result, placed over the denominator,... | |
| William Slocomb - 1828 - 160 pages
...to its lowest terms. Ans.' J. j II. To reduce a mixed numder to an improper fraction. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. Note. Any whole number may be reduced to an... | |
| Augustus De Morgan - Algebra - 1830 - 160 pages
...that is, 6 + A, or, as it is usually written, 6|-, is 6 -/ . The rule in this case is, Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** of the fraction. The sum will be the numerator of the result, and the denominator of the fraction will... | |
| Thomas Conkling (W.) - Arithmetic - 1831 - 275 pages
...numerator to the given denominator. 3. When the whole number has a fraction annexed to it, multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and, to the product, add the numerator** for a new numerator; which place over the denominator of the fraction. EXAMPLES. , 1. Reduce, or make... | |
| Peter Nicholson - Algebra - 1831 - 326 pages
...To reduce a mixed quantity to a fraction of equal value. RULE. Multiply the integer, or whole part, **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator; then** under their sum place the original denominator. EXAMPLES. 2 Reduce 5- to an improper fraction. 2 (5x7H-2_37... | |
| Michael Walsh - 1831 - 348 pages
...terms. Ans. |. II. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole numbers **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. NOTE. To express a whole number fraction-wise,... | |
| William Ruger (A.B.) - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...terms. Ans. -5. OOUO CASE II. — To reduce a mixed number to its equivalentimproper fraction. RULE. — **Multiply the integer or whole number by the denominator...denominator for the fraction required . EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce** 15| to an improper fraction. Ans. i§5. 15| Proof. 8 8)125 120 15| 5 the numerator added. DEM — It... | |
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