| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1884 - 144 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. Divide 776 by 4.2 . Ans. 184.77+ Divide... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1885 - 350 pages
...Rule for Division. — Divide as in Simple Numbers, and point off' from the right hand of the quotient **as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor;** if there be not so many places, supply the deficiency by prefixiny ciphers. PROOF. — The same as... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1888 - 372 pages
...the dividend contains as many decimal places as are mniai nc-r. in both divisor and quotient. RULE. **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Explain division of decimals. Give rule. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less than the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1888 - 372 pages
...places as are contained in both didsor and quotient. RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and from tlie **right hand of the quotient point off as many places...the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in** ths divisor. Explain division of decimals. Give rule. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 pages
....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** is less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor, the deficiency... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 236 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** ie lees than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor, the deficiency... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 236 pages
...many decimal places as are contained in both divisor and quotient. Rule. Divide as in whole members, **and from the right hand of the quotient point off...divisor. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient** is less than the excess of the decimal places in the dividend over those in the divisor, the deficiency... | |
| Education - 1893 - 1066 pages
...moving the decimal point one place to the right. This g-ives "as many decimal places in the quotient **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor;"** a fact that pupils will soon discover for themselves if led aright. This process also settles the question... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1893 - 252 pages
...evident that : In dividing decimals, we divide as if the numbers were integers, and from the right **of the quotient point off as many places for decimals as the** number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds the number in the divisor. 1. If the quotient does... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1895 - 526 pages
...ciphers as Pr* '" the number of ciphers in the dividend ex10 ceeds those in the divisor. RULE. — **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point** of as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. NOTE».... | |
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