Books Books The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide. The Common School Arithmetic ... - Page 44
by James Stewart Eaton - 1868 - 312 pages ## Primary Arithmetic, Parts 1-2

Mabel Bonsall, George E. Mercer - Arithmetic - 1906 - 140 pages
...it for a handkerchief. What part of his money did he spend ? What part was left ? 54. Oral. DIVISION Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The number divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is called the divisor. The result... ## Complete Arithmetic

Samuel Hamilton - Arithmetic - 1908 - 514 pages
...hour. How far apart are they in 9 hours ? DIVISION 1. How many times is the number 6 contained in 24 ? Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of separating a number into equal parts. The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is... ## An English dictionary, etymological, pronouncing and explanatory

John Ogilvie - English language - 1908 - 488 pages
...the part separated; a portion; a separate body of men; disunion; difference; a distinguishing mark; the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, the rule by which this is effected; part of a discourse. [Fr.— L. jffeMo.] Divisive, di-viz'iv,a. Forming... ## The New Normal Mental Arithmetic: A Complete and Thorough Course by Analysis ...

Edward Brooks - Mental arithmetic - 1908 - 182 pages
...multiply by 3, divide by 6, add 16, subtract the number thought of, divide by 8, and the quotient is what? The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another is called division. The number to be divided is called the dividend; the number we divide by is called... ## Practical Arithmetic: Book I -- [book II], Volume 2

Lorenzo Dow Harvey - Arithmetic - 1909 - 412 pages
...distance between the ports, how can you find the rate the vessel sails per hour? Illustrate. DIVISION 31. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or the process of separating a number into equal parts. The dividend is the number divided. The divisor... ## Complete Arithmetic: pt. 1-, Volume 1

George E. Mercer, Mabel Bonsall - Arithmetic - 1909 - 172 pages
...many 4's in 28 ? In 44 ? In 48 ? In 80 ? In 88 ? 11. How many 6's in 36? In 48? In 66? In 120? In 240? Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number. 8 mangos -i- 2 mangos, means " Find how many times... ## Walton and Holmes's Arithmetics: 1st Book-, Book 4

George Augustus Walton, Stanley Harry Holmes - Arithmetic - 1909 - 316 pages
...the units' place above the line, and find that the number of gallons in 492 qt. is 123. Ans. 123 gal. The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another is called division. The process of separating a number into equal parts is also called division. This... ## The Appleton Arithmetics, Book 2

Jacob William Albert Young, Lambert Lincoln Jackson - Arithmetic - 1909 - 282 pages
...4)168 9. 9)549 12. 6)486" 15. 7)567 18. 5)250 7. 5)205 10. 6)426 13. 4)808 16. 9)909 19. 10)200 31. The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of separating a number into equal parts, is called division. 32. The number divided is called the... ## Elementary Arithmetic

Charles W. Morey - Arithmetic - 1910 - 360 pages
...each envelope, and puts a 2-cent stamp on each envelope, how much does she pay for all ? DIVISION Oral Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another number, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number. The dividend is the number to be divided.... 