| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1860 - 440 pages
...number ? MULTIPLICATION OP FRACTIONS. 209. We have seen that multiplying by a whole number, is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** (Art. 82.) On the other hand, If the multiplier is only a part of a unit, it is plain we must take... | |
| Henry G C. Smith - 1863 - 200 pages
...product of the denominators the denominator of the product. In multiplying by an integer we repeat **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier** ; in multiplying by a fraction we take that part of the multiplicand which is denoted by the multiplier.... | |
| Charles Davies - Mathematics - 1867 - 186 pages
...the definition. § 122. In Multiplication, if we define the operation to be, the process of taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** we prove the operation by showing that the result fulfils this condition. § 123. So, in Division,... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1857 - 358 pages
...CASE II. ART. 152. To multiply a whok number by a fraction. Multiplying by a whole number, is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Multiplying by a fraction, or part of a unit, is taking a part of the multiplicand. Therefore, Multiplying... | |
| David Henry Cruttenden - 1869 - 336 pages
...make, do, produce. 122 PRODUCT. — MULTIPLICATION TABLE OF 0. twice ? The number, found by taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** is called the Product,* which, literally, means that which is brought from; so that — PRODUCT is... | |
| James Bates Thomson - 1875 - 392 pages
...; Multiplying by 2 is taking the multiplicand twice ; and Multiplying by any whole number is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** NOTES. — i. The term multiplication, from the Latin mvltiplico, multus, many, and plico, to fold,... | |
| Education - 1877 - 682 pages
...the greater. Next consider Multiplient ion. And first, multiplying by a positive quantity is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** and does not change its sign. For example, 7ax3 means Ta taken three times, and equals 21a; so —... | |
| Popular educator - 1880 - 852 pages
...kind as tho multiplicand. 68. / ' u plain, therefore, that multiplying by a whole nvmber is taking **the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** Thus multiplying a by 1, U taking the multiplicand once, as a. Multiplying a by 2, is taking the multiplicand... | |
| George Soulé - Arithmetic - 1888 - 568 pages
...unit, the result is decreasing. This is evident from the fact that multiplication is the process of **repeating the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier,** ami, therefore, when the multiplier is less than a unit, the multiplicand will be repeated only apart... | |
| Warren H. Sadler - 1888 - 426 pages
...denotes how many repetitions of the addend are required ; and the Product is the result obtained by **repeating the multiplicand as many times as there are units in the multiplier.** REM. 2. — The multiplicand and multiplier are called factors of the product. REM. 3. — The Sign... | |
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