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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

## A Primary Arithmetic

George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1864 - 120 pages
...in 6, r, 8, 9, 6 times. 7 times. 8 times. 9 times. DIVISION. LESSON LXXIV. What is Division ? Ans. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. What is the result called in Division ? How many times is one apple contained in one apple? In five...

## The Rudiments of Written Arithmetic: Containing Slate and Black-board ...

Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1866 - 200 pages
...one time 4000 dollars, and at another time 1875 dollars ; how much remained unpaid ? DIVISION. G-4. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. 6*5. The Quotient is the result obtained, and shows how many times the divisor is contained in the...

## Arithmetic for school and college use. With a chapter on the metric system

Thomas Percy Hudson - Arithmetic - 1866 - 268 pages
...2354 by 6789, by reversing the multiplier. ^6.) Also, in the same way, 23789 by 365. DIVISION. 10. THE process of finding how many times one number is contained in another is called Divis1on. The number to be divided is called the Dividend. The number by which we divide...

## An Elementary Arithmetic

George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1867 - 148 pages
...Here we are required to find how many times 2 is contained in 6. This process is called Division. 84. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. DIVISION TABLE. Any number is contained in 0, 0 times. 1 in 1, once. 1 in 2, twice.. 1 in 3, 3 times....

## Chambers's etymological dictionary of the English language, ed. by J. Donald

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1867 - 600 pages
...portion divided or separated; separation : difference in opinion, &c. ; disunion : in arith., the rule or process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. division*!, di-vizh'un-al, adj., pertaining to or marking a division or separation. divisive, di-vl*ziv,...

## The Elements of Written Arithmetic: Combining Analysis and Synthesis ...

James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1868 - 200 pages
...12 apples are divided into 3 equal parts each part is 4 apples. These are questions in Division. GO. DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another ; or, DIVISION is the process of separating one number into as many equal parts as there are units...

## New Practical Arithmetic in which the Science and Its Applications are ...

Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1869 - 332 pages
...many does each boy receive ? The preceding operations illustrate what is called DIVISION-. Hence, 57« 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. The DIVIDEND is the number to be divided. The DIVISOR...

## An Intermediate Arithmetic: Uniting Mental and Written Exercises in a ...

Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1873 - 260 pages
...\$1500 and the dividend \$564000 : what is the quotient ? DEFINITIONS, PEINOIPLES, AND EULES. Art. 38. Division is the process of finding how many times...is contained in another. The Dividend is the number divided. The Divisor is the number by which the dividend is divided. The Quotient is the number of...