| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1832 - 290 pages
...be as much greater or less than the third as the second term is greater or less than the first, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient will be the answer ; — in the same denomination with the third term. EXAMPLES.... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1832 - 282 pages
...Prepare the given terms, as in Multiplication, and state the question the same as in whole numbers; then **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first:** Or, invert the first term, and multiply the three together, as in Multiplication ; the last product... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1832 - 224 pages
...into one name, and the second into the lowest term mentioned. Multiply the second and third numbers **together, and divide the product by the first, the quotient will be the** answer to the question in the same denomination you left the second number in. EXAMPLES. 1. If 1 Ib.... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1833 - 284 pages
...least of the remaining numbers in the first place, but when it is less, place the greater there. Then **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first** term : the quo tif.nl will be the fourth term or answer sought, and •will be of the same denomination... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1833 - 268 pages
...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 ftie third term. Note 1. If the first... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833 - 158 pages
...terms, when necessary, into the same name, and the third into the lowest denomination mentioned. 4th. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** and the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer, in the same denomination the third term was left... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1834 - 300 pages
...the fourth, make the less of the two remaining terms the first term, and the greater the second: then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term: the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. 1. Ifl buy 871 yards of cotton cloth for 78... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 344 pages
...than the third, make the less of the two remaining terms the second term, and the greater the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term: the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. If there are different denominations in the... | |
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