| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1872 - 348 pages
...187. RULE. — 1. Divide as in whole numbers. Point off from the right of the quotient as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 186. In division of decimals, how many decimal places must the dividend contain ? How many must the... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1873 - 240 pages
...decimals ? Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right of the quotient point off as many figures **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** REMARKS. — 1. If the quotient has not so many figures as the decimal places in the dividend exceed... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1873 - 384 pages
...divisor and quotient. - Hence the following RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the n'aht^^ **hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals • as** ihe decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. Explain division of decimals. GJve... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1874 - 482 pages
...ciphers as the number in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. 224. Hence the following RULE. **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend** exveed those in the divisor. NOTES. — 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 538 pages
...— Divide as in division of integers, and from Itie right of the quotient point off as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those...divisor. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient** be less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor, the deficiency... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 380 pages
...places as are contained in both divisor and quotient. Hence the following RULE. Divide as in ivhole **numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals as** (he decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. Explain division of decimals. Give... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1874 - 108 pages
...quotient. RULE. — Divide as in whole numbers, and point off in the quotient as many places to the left **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Divide .244 by .4. Ans. .61. Divide .255 by .05. Ans. 5.1. The learner can supply additional examples... | |
| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1874 - 444 pages
...RULE. — 1. Divide decimals like integers. Point off from the right of the quotient as many figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** If there are not so many, prefix ciphers to supply the deficieiwy. 2. When the dividend contains fewer... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - 1874 - 320 pages
...point off as many figures for decimals as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceed ffiose **in the divisor. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient** be less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor, the deficiency... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 462 pages
...ciphers as the number in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. 824:. Hence the following RULE. **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** NOTES. — 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the excess of the decimal places... | |
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