| John Groesbeck - Arithmetic - 1868 - 358 pages
...divisor. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Should there be a deficiency of figures in the quotient, it must be supplied by prefixing ciphers.... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1857 - 358 pages
...as in Simple N-umbers, and point off from the right hand of the quotient 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 prefixiny ciphers. PROOF. — The same as... | |
| John Groesbeck - Arithmetic - 1868 - 350 pages
...divisor. Divide as in ivhole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Should there be a deficiency of figures in the quotient, it must be supplied by prefixing ciphers.... | |
| Thomas Liddell Ainsley - 1869 - 450 pages
...numbers. The rule for placing the decimal point is, that the quotient must have as many decimal figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor,** that is, the quotient and divisor together must contain as many decimals as the dividend. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1871 - 384 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimalt **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Explain division of decimals. Give rule. NOTES. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less... | |
| John Groesbeck - Business mathematics - 1871 - 370 pages
...divisor. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Should there be a deficiency of figures in the quotient, it must be supplied by prefixing ciphers.... | |
| Shelton Palmer Sanford - Arithmetic - 1872 - 404 pages
...Divide as in whole 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.** If there are not enough figures to point off, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. II. When... | |
| John Groesbeck - 1872 - 374 pages
...divisor. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor..** Should there be a deficiency of figures in the quotient, it must be supplied by prefixing ciphers.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1872 - 236 pages
...decimals. Or, divide as in whole numbers, and from the right of the quotient, point off as many decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** REMARKS. — I. If there are not figures enough in the quotient for the decimals required hy the second... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1866 - 212 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... | |
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