| Charles H. Gleason - Arithmetic - 1910 - 536 pages
...7. 1. Which number is the dividend? The divisor? The quotient ? The sign -r- is read " divided by." **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** It is equivalent to the repeated subtraction of equal subtrahends, and is the opposite of multiplication... | |
| Charles William Morey - Arithmetic - 1910 - 360 pages
...Mrs. Mason bought 12 yards of dress goods at 72 cents a yard. How much did she pay for it ? DIVISION **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, is division. The number to be divided is... | |
| School of Railway Signaling (Utica, N.Y.) - Railroads - 1910 - 444 pages
...6,202 ties are needed, how many ties will be needed for laying thirteen miles of track? DIVISION 70. **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** is called division. 71. The number to be divided is called the dividend. 72. The number by which we... | |
| Charles William Morey - Arithmetic - 1910 - 248 pages
...Mrs. Mason bought 12 yards of dress goods at 72 cents a yard. How much did she pay for it ? DIVISION **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, is division. The number to be divided is... | |
| George Soulé - Business mathematics - 1910 - 1042 pages
...Squaring Numbers. 163. 1G4. 105. 1GG. 107. 168. 169. 170. 171. 172. 27J, AliIVISION. ( DECREASING). 207. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is** equal to another, which is used as a unit of measure. Or, differently defined, it is the process of... | |
| Charles W. Morey - Arithmetic - 1911 - 452 pages
...32 40 56 64 80 48 72 93 Multiply by 33J ; 16$ ; 50 : 34. 6 12 24 18 48 30 72 36 42 60 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. What is the sign of division ? What does... | |
| Charles William Morey - Arithmetic - 1911 - 274 pages
...envelope, and puts a 2-cent stamp on each envelope, how mucli 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.... | |
| Gustavus Sylvester Kimball - Business mathematics - 1911 - 444 pages
...45 " Oats .34 56 " Barley .65 115 " Potatoes .86 124 " Apples .48 12 bbl. Onions 1.35 DIVISION 72. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 73. The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide. The quotient... | |
| 1911 - 862 pages
...short division with six figures in dividend and the figures 3, 4 and 5 for divisor. Third Month — **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** Explain meaning of word contained. Short division examples with seven figures in dividend and the figures... | |
| Fletcher Durell - Arithmetic - 1911 - 396 pages
...Tell how many 8's there are in 64. In 72. In 32. In 24. In 40. Definitions Division is a short way **of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** quotient is the result of the division. Thus, 18-5-2 = 9, or 2)18, is an example of division. In ~9... | |
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