| John M'Nevin - Arithmetic - 1841 - 300 pages
...the third, (or antecedent) to the fourth, (or its consequent.) Q. How is the operation performed? A. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** Q. What is the first antecedent called? A. An antecedent of the first relation. Q. What is the second... | |
| John M'Nevin - Arithmetic - 1841 - 300 pages
...the third, (or antecedent) to the fourth, (or its consequent.) Q. How is the operation performed? A. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** Q,. What is the first antecedent called? A. An antecedent of the first relation. Q. What is the second... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1842 - 320 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 85twhat will 80 pounds cost? 20 pounds : 80 pounds... | |
| Janet Taylor - Nautical astronomy - 1842 - 592 pages
...the first and third terms may be of the same kind, and the second the same as the number required. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, then the quoticnt will be the answer in the same С denomination as the second term, observing... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1843 - 320 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 65, what will 80 pounds cost ? 20 pounds : 80 pounds... | |
| W. H. Crank - Arithmetic - 1843 - 338 pages
...the third to the lowest term named in it ; then having cancelled (if the question will admit of it) **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first ; the quotient will be** of the same denomination as that in which the third term was left. Ex.— If 7 yds. of cloth cost 9*.... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1843 - 254 pages
...before ; then as the first and third terms must be of the same name, we reduce them both to Ibs. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient or answer, is 141 dollars, 4O cents. Note. — In multiplying and dividing dollars,... | |
| Alfred Crowquill - Arithmetic - 1843 - 156 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. SINGLE RULE OF THREE.... | |
| Charles WATERHOUSE - Arithmetic - 1844 - 228 pages
...term, write the less of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the other for the first **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient will be the answer. If the first and second terras be compound numbers, reduce... | |
| William Watson (of Beverley.) - 1845 - 188 pages
...Bring the first and third into one name, and the second into the lowest name mentioned in it. 3. — **Multiply the second and third terms together and divide...the product by the first, the quotient will be the** answer to the question in the same name the second term was brought into. The method of proof is by... | |
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