Books Books RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. Robinson's New Practical Arithmetic for Common Schools and Academies - Page 134
by Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1892 - 416 pages ## The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 486 pages
...number in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. 224. Hence the following RULE. Divide as in lohole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point...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... ## The Progressive Higher Arithmetic: For Schools, Academies, and Mercantile ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 468 pages
...ciphers as the number in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. 224. Hence the following BIILE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...point off as many places for decimals as the decimal place2 in the dividend exceed those in the divisor• NOTES. — 1. If the number of figures in the... ## The Junior-class Arithmetic: Oral and Written : Designed for Graded Schools

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1875 - 350 pages
...integers, and from the right of the quotient point off as many figures for decimals as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the...divisor. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient he less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor, the deficiency... ## A Practical Business Arithmetic ...

Lorenzo Fairbanks - 1875 - 468 pages
...RULE. — Divide as in simple numbers, and point off, from the right of the quotient, as many figures for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. NOTES. — 1. Should the number of figures in the quotient be insufficient for the required number... ## The Indiana School Journal, Volume 20

Education - 1875 - 942 pages
...decimal places in the product exceed those in the multiplier, 6. The quotient must contain as many decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. The following diagram exhibits the law of increase and decrease that pertains to both integers and... ## Felter's New Intermediate Arithmetic: Containing Oral and Written Problems ...

Stoddard A. Felter, S. A. Farrand - Arithmetic - 1875 - 314 pages
...in the dividend at least equal to those in the divisor. Point off as many decimals in the quotient as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor, prefixing ciphers to the quotient, if necessary. REVIEW. — Any order divided by the same order gives... ## The Model Elementary Arithmetic: Including Oral and Written Exercises

Alfred Kirk, Henry Holmes Belfield - Arithmetic - 1876 - 220 pages
...divisor. Or, when the fractions are written decimally, the quotient contains as many decimal places as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. Divide : 2. .35 by .7. 6. .144 by .12. 10. .0044 by .11. 3. .42 by .6. 7. .80 by .8. 11. .096 by .12.... ## Robinson's Progressive Practical Arithmetic: Containing the Theory of ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1877 - 372 pages
...that the dividend contains as many decimal places as are contained in both divisor and quotient. RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...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... ## The Rudiments of Written Arithmetic: Containing Slate and Black-board ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1877 - 210 pages
...contains as many decimal places as are contained in both divisor and quotient. Hence the following RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...those in the divisor. 1. If the number of figures to the quotient he less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor,... 