| Arithmetic - 1853 - 266 pages
....121 Product 1762.35 265.355 28.399112 768.32 .000855 .016004 .00008591 DIVISION OF DECIMALS. RULE. **Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient,** separate as many figures for decimals as the decimal figures of the dividend exceed those of the divisor.... | |
| Charles D. Lawrence - Arithmetic - 1854 - 336 pages
...Divide as in whole numbers ; and point off from the right hand of the quotient as many decimal places, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** When the number of figures in the quotient is less than the number of decimal placet! in the dividend,... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1856 - 452 pages
...places in 'he quotient 1 Give the rule for the division of decimals. quotient, from the right hand, **as 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. EXAMPLES. 1. Divide 4.6842... | |
| Andrew Carrick (accountant.) - Ready-reckoners - 1856 - 30 pages
...Divide as in whole numbers, and for decimals, from the right of the quotient, point off as та' figures **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** ; when there are not so many figures i quotient, supply the defect by prefixing ciphers ; or, 18 DECIMAI.... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1857 - 348 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 placet, supply the deficiency by prefixiny ciphers. PROOF.— The same as in... | |
| Charles Haynes Haswell - Measurement - 1858 - 350 pages
...590.324. DIVISION OF DECIMALS. RULE. — Divide as in whole numbers, and point off in the quotient **as many places for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** ; but if there are not so many places, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. EXAMPLE. — Divide... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1858 - 348 pages
...: hence, RULE. — Divide as in simple numbers, and point off in the quotient, from the right hand, **as 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. EXAMPLES. 1. Divide 2.... | |
| David Price - Arithmetic - 1858 - 266 pages
...RULE. — Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right of the quotient point off as many figures **for decimals as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** : if you have not enough figures in the quotient, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. How do... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 348 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...places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** Explain division of decimals. Give rule. NOTES. 1. If the number of figures in the quotient be less... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 352 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** decimak as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. NoTES. 1. If the number... | |
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