| Calvin Tracy - Arithmetic - 1840 - 311 pages
...proposed denominator ; the product will be the numerator : but if it be a mixed quantity, multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the** given numerator; then under the number thus produced, write the denominator. Ex. 1. Reduce 21 to a... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1841 - 263 pages
...terms. Ans. f. CASE II. — To reduce a mixed number to its equivalent imp-rapcr fraction. RULE. — **Multiply the integer, or -whole number, by the denominator...denominator for the fraction required. EXAMPLES; 1. Reduce** 15 1 to an improper fraction, 15f 8 120 5 the numerator added. 125 new numerator, denominator Proof.... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1841 - 314 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 16ti to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1842 - 186 pages
...fraction by definition 2d, on page 67, is an —- Hence the following OO- TT .1 /•!! 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. f. Reduce 8-pr to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1843 - 254 pages
...lowest terms. Ans. PROBLEM II. To change a Whole or 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. EXAMPLES. 1. In 27- dollars... | |
| Charles Haynes Haswell - Engineering - 1844 - 264 pages
...fractions are the same; thus, 5J= U1. for illustration, see following examples : RULE.— Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and...numerator; then set that sum above the denominator.** EXAMPLE.— Reduce 23| to a fraction. 33x6+2 = 140 6 6 EXAMPLE.— Reduce i|^ inches to its value in... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 210 pages
...^. And this fraction, by definition —5 2d, on page 76, is an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and pla'ce their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 7. Redoce 8-jSj- to an improper fraction.... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 184 pages
...definition — 2d, on page 76, is an improper fraction. " Hence the following RULE. Multiply the rehole **number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 7. Reduce 8-^ to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| William WATSON (of Beverley.) - Arithmetic - 1845 - 188 pages
...to its proper terms. Ans. . 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** ; under which place the denominator. EXAMPLE. 1. Reduce 5\ to an improper fraction. 5X2 + I 1I . 5£... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1845 - 226 pages
...fraction, by definition _ 2d, on page 76, is an improper fraction " Hence 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. 7. Reduce 8^- to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
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