| James Stewart Eaton - Arithmetic - 1876 - 366 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...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... | |
| Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1876 - 236 pages
...$1500 and the dividend $564000: what is the quotient? DEFINITIONS, PRINCIPLES, AND BULES. 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... | |
| Milton Browning Goff - Arithmetic - 1876 - 462 pages
...OFFICE. M a 1O3. First. 5 " -"" " I 1O4. Second. CC PRINCIPLES, j CASES. 1O6. Case J. SECTION VI. 96. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** Terms in Division are Dividend, Divisor, and Quotient. 97. The Dividend is the number to be divided.... | |
| Malcolm MacVicar - Arithmetic - 1876 - 412 pages
...900. 17. 40034— 900. 6. 983—700. 12. 49730— 800. 18. 20306— 700. 800. 700. DEFINITIONS. 144. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 145. The Dividend is the number divided. 146. The Divisor is the number by which the dividend is divided.... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1876 - 230 pages
...distinguish them from unbroken or whole numbers, which are called Integers, or Integral Numbers. 59. **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... | |
| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1876 - 588 pages
...number divided is the Dividend; the number we divide by is the Divisor. The definition usually given is, **"Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another."** This is regarded as correct, but is less simple and concise than the one above suggested. Defining... | |
| Edward Olney - Arithmetic - 1876 - 322 pages
...the results for a = 10, x = 6, c = 8, d = 1, y = 3, b = 2. SECTION III. DIVISION. 110. Division is a **process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** process called Division is the converse of Multiplication; ie, by means of a knowledge of the products... | |
| Joseph Ray - Mental arithmetic - 1877 - 156 pages
...receive? 26. If you divide 45 oranges equally among 9 boys: how many oranges will each boy receive? **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** divisor is the number by which to divide. The dividend is the number to be divided. The quotient is... | |
| William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1877 - 418 pages
...many 4's are there in 40? How many times is 4 contained in 40? How many are 10 fours? DEFINITIONS. 83. **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. 84. The Dividend is the number to be divided.... | |
| Samuel Mecutchen - 1877 - 128 pages
...Multiplication isX , and is read multiplied by, or times. Division is the process of finding how often **one number is contained in another. The Dividend is the number to be divided. The** Divisor is the number by which we divide. The Quotient shows how many times the dividend contains the... | |
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