| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1877 - 250 pages
...— Divide as in division of integers, and from the right of Uie 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 - Arithmetic - 1877 - 212 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 of the quotient point off as many places for** decimate as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor, 1. If the number of figures... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1877 - 374 pages
...contained in both divisor and quotient. RULE. Divide as in icliole numbers, and from the right hand of tlie **quotient point off as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed** (hoje in the divisor. Explain division of decimals. Give rule. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Business mathematics - 1878 - 104 pages
...• 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... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1879 - 374 pages
...places as are contained in both )!• and quotient. RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from ihc rigid **hand of the quotient point off as many places for...places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Explain division of decimals. Give rule. 1. Ifthe number of figures in the quotient he less than the... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 200 pages
...the 105. Rule for Division of Decimal Fractions. — Divide as in simple numbers, and from the right **of the quotient point off as many places for decimals...places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor;** if there be not so many places, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. PROOF. — Same as in Division... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Business mathematics - 1879 - 134 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... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 470 pages
...ciphers as the number in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. 224. Hence the following .RlJLE. **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...quotient point off as many places for decimals as** the^decimal place* in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. NOTES. — 1. If the number of figures... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 416 pages
...right as part of the quotient. Finally, point off as many decimal figures at the right of the quotient **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** PROOF.—Multiply the divisor and quotient together, and to the product add the remainder. If the result... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1877 - 246 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...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... | |
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