| Dana Pond Colburn, George Augustus Walton - Arithmetic - 1849 - 110 pages
...product in multiplication may be regarded as a number representing the sum which would result from taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** By division we can determine two distinct things ; first, into how many parts of a given size a given... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1850 - 412 pages
...multiplicand, and make as many such ]****** represent the number of units which result from taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Let us now change the multiplier into the multiplicand, and let the multiplicand become the multiplier.... | |
| Thomas H. Palmer - Arithmetic - 1854 - 356 pages
...multiplying by i or by ^V, &c., really is division. For multiplication, it will be remembered, is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** . Exercises for the Slate and Black-board. 1. What will 7 yds. 3 qr. 2 na. of cloth come to, at £2... | |
| Thomas H. Palmer - Arithmetic - 1854 - 368 pages
...multiplying by •£ or by 5)5, &c., really is division. For multiplication, it will be remembered, is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Exercises for the Slate and Black-board. 1. What will 7 yds. 3 qr. 2 na. of cloth come to, at £2 2s.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1854 - 106 pages
...? Ans. Take the multiplicand twice. Thus, 4X2 = 8. 3. How multiply by any whole number ? Ans. TAKE **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** 4. Hoqr then do you multiply by 1 half? Ans. Take 1 halflhe multiplicand once. Thus, 6 X 4=3. 5. How... | |
| 1855 - 424 pages
...calculations, there is frequent occasion for multiplication, division, involution, etc. But how, it may **be asked, can geometrical quantities be multiplied...multiplication is always to be considered as a number.** The operation consists in repeating the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1855 - 356 pages
...3by'+6m take Qax'— 2amn + 3by'1 — 4m. Ans. SECTION IV. MULTIPLICATION. (48.) Multiplication is **repeating the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** When several quantities are to be multiplied together, the result will be the same in whatever order... | |
| Elias Loomis - Algebra - 1856 - 280 pages
...-16+#. Ex 15. From a' \-abc-6 take 6ħabc-a\ Ans. SECTION IV. MULTIPLICATION. (53.) MULTIPLICATION is **repeating the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** CASE I. When both the factors are monomials. If the quantity a is to be repeated five times, we may... | |
| Jeremiah Day - Algebra - 1859 - 422 pages
...calculations, there is frequent occasion for multiplication, division, involution, &c. But how, it may **be asked, can geometrical quantities be multiplied...multiplication, is always to be considered as a number. (Art.** 86.) The operation consists in repeating the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 134 pages
...Multiplying a whole number by a fraction. 81. We have seen that multiplying by a whole number is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** (Art. 36.) On the other hand, If the multiplier is only a part of a unit, it is plain we must take... | |
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