| C. Frusher Howard - Business mathematics - 1878 - 104 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... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1879 - 134 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... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 200 pages
...Divide as in simple numbers, and from the right of the quotient point off as many places for decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor;** if there be not so many places, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. PROOF. — Same as in Division... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 416 pages
...result at the right as part of the quotient. Finally, point off as many decimal figures at the right **of the quotient as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** PROOF. — Multiply the divisor and quotient together, and to the product add the remainder. If the... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 416 pages
...Divide as in whole numbers, and from, the right of the quotient point off as many figures for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** If the quotient does not contain figures enough, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. NOTES.... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1884 - 144 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. Divide 776 by 4.2 . Ans. 184.77+ Divide... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1885 - 358 pages
...there are decimals in both divisor and quotient. Art 181: hence, There must be as many decimals in **the quotient as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 1. Divide 2.125 by 5 tenths. SOLUTION.— Divide as in Simple Numbers; K^I''^*' then, since there are... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1888 - 372 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.** Explain division of decimals. Give rule. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 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.** 1. If the number of figures in the quotient is less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 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.** 1. If the number of figures in the quotient la less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend... | |
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