| J. M. Scribner - Mechanical engineering - 1849 - 294 pages
...of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the greater for the first ; and in either case **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term. NOTE. — If the first... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1850 - 314 pages
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and...by the first ; the quotient will be the fourth term** or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 85, what will 80 pounds cost ? 20 pounds : 80 pounds... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1850 - 364 pages
...written the three terms of the proportion, or, as usually expressed, having stated the question, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term. NOTE. — Since there is a ratio between the firsthand second terms, they must be reduced to... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 350 pages
...expresses the demand, for the first, and the remaining term of the condition for the second term. II. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** III. If the first or second terms consist of different denominations, reduce both to the lowest mentioned.... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1850 - 412 pages
...of the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less place the greater there. IV. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the** ßrst term : the quotient will be the fourth term or answer sought, and will be of the same denomination... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1851 - 314 pages
...necessary, to the same denomination, and the third to the lowest denomination mentioned in it. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the answer, in the same denomination that the third term was reduced to ;... | |
| Arithmetic - 1851 - 260 pages
...them till they are; and, if the third consist of several denominations, reduce it to the lowest, then **Multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the FIRST,** and the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. NOTE.— The answer will be of the same denomination... | |
| G. Morrison - Arithmetic - 1851 - 130 pages
...greater than the third, place the least of the other two terms as the first ; but it' less, the contrary. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient is the answer, and which is always of the same name with that to which the third term... | |
| Francis Lieber - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1851 - 618 pages
...less, place the greater of these two terms on the left, and the less in the middle; and in both cases, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination as the third term.—Note I. If... | |
| Janet Taylor - Nautical astronomy - 1851 - 674 pages
...the first and third terms may be of the same kind, and the second the same am the number required. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, then the quotient will be the answer in the same denomination as the second term, observing to... | |
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