| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 80 pages
...earth ? LESSON XI. DIVISION. 1. In 24 how many times 4 ? How many times 6 ? How many times 8 ? 2. What **is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** called ? ANS. Division. 8. What is the number to be divided called ? ANS. The Dividend. 4. What is... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 348 pages
...in 64 ? 14. How many times 9 in 36? in 63? in 81 ? 15. How many times 7 in 49 ? in 70 ? in 84 ? 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. 74. The Divisor is the number to divide by. 75. The Quotient... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1859 - 190 pages
...miles an hour, and the other at the rate of 11 miles an hour, how many hours before they will meet ? **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** ; and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -;-, and, placed between... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1860 - 444 pages
...three dollar pieces ; what was the total value of this gold coin ? Ans. $29,507,732. DIVISION. 1O3. **Division is the process of finding how many times...contained in another. The Dividend is the number to** he divided. The Divisor is the number to divide by. lOS. The Quotient is the result obtained by the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1860 - 192 pages
...an hour, and the other at the rate of 11 miles an hour, how many hours before they will meet ? 23. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another;** and the result is called the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, +, and, placed between... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Mental arithmetic - 1860 - 164 pages
...8. NOTE. 6 in 9 tens 1 ton time, and 3 tens remainder ; 6 in S tens, or 30, 5 times ; answer, 15. * **DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another,** or the process of separating a number into any proposed number of equal parts. The number to be divided... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1861 - 338 pages
...many times 11 in 22 ? In 55? In 77? In 88? In 110? In 132? ART. 46i The pupil will now perceive that **DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** In division there are three principal terms: the Dividend the Divisor, and the Quotient, or answer.... | |
| Stoddard A. Felter - Arithmetic - 1862 - 316 pages
...the end of 132 minutes? ANS. 132 times 17 rods, plus 417 rods. . SECTION VI. DIVISION. LESSON I. 48« **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another,** or of separating one number into as many parts as there are units in another. 49. The Dividend is the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1863 - 188 pages
...an hour, and the other at the rate of 11 miles an hour, how many hours before they will meet ? 23. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** ; and the result is callea the Quotient. The sign of division is written thus, -7-, and, placed Jaetvveen... | |
| James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1864 - 322 pages
...$210 a year for board, $75 for clothing, $50 for books, and $100 for other expenses, how much will he **save in 3 years ? DIVISION. 69. DIVISION is the process...another. The DIVIDEND is the number to be divided. » The** DIVISOR is the number by which to divide. The QUOTIENT is the number of times the dividend contains... | |
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