| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1872 - 348 pages
...187. RULE. — 1. Divide as in whole numbers. Point off from the right of the quotient as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 186. In division of decimals, how many decimal places must the dividend contain ? How many must the... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 538 pages
...— Divide as in division of integers, and from Itie right of the quotient point off as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend... | |
| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1874 - 444 pages
...RULE. — 1. Divide decimals like integers. Point off from the right of the quotient as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** If there are not so many, prefix ciphers to supply the deficieiwy. 2. When the dividend contains fewer... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1874 - 108 pages
...— Divide as in whole numbers, and point off in the quotient as many places to the left for decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Divide .244 by .4. Ans. .61. Divide .255 by .05. Ans. 5.1. The learner can supply additional examples... | |
| Stoddard A. Felter, S. A. Farrand - Arithmetic - 1875 - 314 pages
...decimal places in the dividend at least equal to those in the divisor. Point off as many decimals in **the quotient as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor,** prefixing ciphers to the quotient, if necessary. REVIEW. — Any order divided by the same order gives... | |
| Education - 1875 - 942 pages
...places in the product exceed those in the multiplier, 6. The quotient must contain as many decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** The following diagram exhibits the law of increase and decrease that pertains to both integers and... | |
| Lorenzo Fairbanks - 1875 - 468 pages
...Divide as in simple numbers, and point off, from the right of the quotient, as many figures for decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** NOTES. — 1. Should the number of figures in the quotient be insufficient for the required number... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 462 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** NOTES. — 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the excess of the decimal places... | |
| Alfred Kirk, Henry Holmes Belfield - Arithmetic - 1876 - 220 pages
...divisor. Or, when the fractions are written decimally, the quotient contains as many decimal places **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Divide : 2. .35 by .7. 6. .144 by .12. 10. .0044 by .11. 3. .42 by .6. 7. .80 by .8. 11. .096 by .12.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1877 - 250 pages
...— Divide as in division of integers, and from the right of Uie quotient point off as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend... | |
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