| Ira Wanzer - Arithmetic - 1831 - 396 pages
...necessary to make it contain the divisor. Then divide as in whole numbers ; and point off in the quotient **as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed** (in number) those in the divisor ; taking care when the quotient does not contain so many figures to... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1831 - 276 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** qttotient point off as many figures for decimals, as the decimal figures in the dividend exceed those... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1832 - 544 pages
...therefore, divide as in whole numbers, and, fro.ii the right hand of the quotient. point oil' so innny **places for decimals, as the decimal places: in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 2. If the places of the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, supply the defect by prefixing... | |
| Nicolas Pike - Arithmetic - 1832 - 542 pages
...the divisor and quotient counted together, must ahvays be equal to those in the dividend ; therefore, **divide as in whole numbers, and, from the right, hand of the quotient, point** otfso nviny phices for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend pxcoe)d thn?r in the divisor.... | |
| William Ruger (A.B.) - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...— Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand ol' the quotient, point off as many figures **for decimals, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** ; if there be not enough in the quotient, prefix ciphers to the left hand of the quotient, to supply... | |
| Lyman Cobb - Arithmetic - 1832 - 228 pages
...divided as whole numbers, and as many figures must be pointed off from the right hand of the quotient **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** When the decimal places in the quotient are not enough, ciphers must be prefixed to the left hand of... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 186 pages
...divide aa in whole numbers. Point off ait many places for decimals from the right hand of the quotient, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** NOTE 1. — If there are not so many figures in the quotient aa the number of decimal places required,... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1833 - 268 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... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1833 - 270 pages
...following RULE. Divide as in simple numbers, and point off in the quotient, from the right hand, so **many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** ; and if there are not so many, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. Est. Divide 1,38483 by... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833 - 158 pages
...EULE. Divide, as in whole numbers, and point off from the right-hand of the quotient as many figures **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Here are six decimal places in the dividend (viz. 462837), and two places in the divisor (riz. 35),... | |
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