| United States. Flight Standards Service - Airframes - 1976 - 568 pages
...(3) (5) (2) - 210 7 21 105 7 3 35 X3 X5 X2 or X5 X2 X6 21 105 210 35 6 210 Division of WhoU Numbers **The process of finding how many times one number is contained in** a second number is called division. The first number is called the divisor, the second the dividend,... | |
| Gerard W. Kelly - Mathematics - 1984 - 134 pages
...something wrong in the multiplication, in the check, or in both. V. DIVISION 5-1. Basic Principles **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** It is a rapid way of subtracting. Thus, 84-2=4 means that 2 is contained in 8 four times, or that 2... | |
| Len Frobisher - Mathematics - 1999 - 348 pages
...multiplication, however. Mathematically, division means dividing one number by another, in the sense **of finding how many times one number is 'contained in' another. The** mathematical meaning is applied when we convert the ratio 3:2 to 1.5:1, that is, 3 contains 2 'one... | |
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