| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1825 - 258 pages
...divisor *nd fluotiontconnted togethei, must always be equal to those DECIMAL in the dividend, therefore **divide as in whole numbers* and from the right hand of the quotient, point** oft' HO many places for decimals, as the decimal places ia the divi dend exceed those in tlie divisor.... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1825
...DIVISION OF DECIMALS. DIVIDE as in whole numbers ; and point off in the quotient as many places f. >r **decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.*** » The reason of this Rule is evident; for, since the divisor multiplied by the quotient gives the... | |
| Nicolas Pike, Dudley Leavitt - Arithmetic - 1826 - 214 pages
...divisor and quotient, counted together, must always be equal to those in the dividend ; therefore, **divide as in whole numbers, and, from the right hand of the quotient, point off** so many places for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. 2.... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 164 pages
...DECIMALS. RULE.! — Divide as in whole numbers, and point oft' so many plates for decimals in the quotient **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** If there are not so many figures in the quotient as the number of decimals required, supply the defect... | |
| Montgomery Robert Bartlett - Education - 1827 - 274 pages
...or short, of whole numbers. 2. Point off to the right of the quotient, as many places fpidecimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 3. If the places in the quotient fall short, supply the deficiency by prefixing cyphers. 4. When a... | |
| Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1828 - 318 pages
...two thousand and four and two tenths by twentyseven. Aus. 54113,4. DIVISION OF DECIMALS. jf *RULE. **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand...quotient point off as many places for decimals as** 2555 59662 2352 730 1491Г.5 3528 2555 268479 392 the decimal places in the dividend exceed those of... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1828 - 264 pages
...examples and remarks are sufficient to establish the following RULE. In the division of decimal fractions, **divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient point off as many** figures for decimals, as the decimal figures in the dividend exceed those in the divisor, and if there... | |
| Daniel Parker - Arithmetic - 1828 - 348 pages
...dividend. Therefore, divide as in whole numbers, and from the right-band of the quotient point off so **many places for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 2. If the places in the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, supply the defect by prefixing... | |
| William Slocomb - 1828 - 160 pages
...divisor and quotient, counted together, must always be equal to those of the re] dividend; therefore **divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient, point off** so many places for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. o 2.... | |
| Thomas Kerigan - Nautical astronomy - 1828 - 776 pages
....0625 Multiply By . Product = . .75 .75 375 525 ^5625 DIVISION OF DECIMALS. DECIMAL FRACTIONS. tient **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** I—- But if there be not as many figures in the quotient as there are in that excess, the deficiency... | |
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