| Samuel Read Hall - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...sevenths, = 25 sevenths or Zf-. Ans. Hence, to reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; this sum written over the denominator will form the fraction required. In 16f dollars how many eighths?... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1832 - 208 pages
...its To west terms. Facit J. 3. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. 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. Note. To express whole numbers fraction-ways,... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1833 - 204 pages
...number. Ans. ?!{§• Case 3. Го reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction.* RULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for the numerator required, which place over the denominator. NOTE. Any whole number may be expressed... | |
| William Ruger (A.B.) - Arithmetic - 1836 - 274 pages
...CASE II. — To reduce a mixed number to its equivalent im1i rope r frac tion. RULE.— JRIuitiply **the integer, or -whole number, by the denominator...the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** l then set that Sum above the denominator for the fraction required. EXAMPLES. 1. Redttce 15 J to at... | |
| B[enjamin] Franklin Callender - Measurement - 1836 - 226 pages
...SECTION V. Change of Mixed NumberS. To change a mixed number to an improper fraction. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator.** 1. Change 5§ to thirdS. 5X3+2=17. ANS. tf. 2. Change 12£ to an improper fraction. ANS. 1%3. 3. In... | |
| Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1838 - 327 pages
...terms. Ans. f . 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,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1839 - 305 pages
...if we add 3 fifths, the amount will be 88 fifths. Hence we deduce the following RULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 8. Reduce 16n to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| Jason M. Mahan - Arithmetic - 1839 - 304 pages
...7. Reduce f ^» to its lowest terms. " 8. Reduce jy-j'V to its lowest terms. " RULE. M'.iltiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** of the fraction, tt:ider which write the denominator. Examples. 1. Reluca 41 77 to its equivalent improper... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1839
...terms. Ans. f. PROBLEM II. To change a Whole or Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction. RULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction and to the product add the numerator** ; this sum written over the denominator will form the fraction required. , EXAMPLES. 1. In 27f dollars... | |
| John D. Williams - Algebra - 1840 - 636 pages
...CASE I. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction. 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. 1. Reduce a-\ -- and a — reach to improper fractions.... | |
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