| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1877 - 352 pages
...Why? The process by which the preceding examples aro solved is called Division. DEFINITIONS. 36. 1. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 2. The divisor is the number by which to divide ; the dividend is the number to be divided ; the quotient... | |
| 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.** LESSON XVII. DIVISION TABLE. 2-2= 1 3-3= 1 4-4= 1 4-2= 2 6-3= 2 8-4= 2 6-2= 3 930 ==: О 12-4= 3 8-2=... | |
| Stoddard A. Felter, Samuel Ashbel Farrand - Arithmetic - 1877 - 496 pages
...away 4 peaches from the number ? How many were left ? How many peaches did he receive in all? This **process of finding how many times one number is contained in another,** or of separating a number of things into equal parts, is called division. The number to be divided... | |
| Lydia Nash - Arithmetic - 1878 - 102 pages
...six, by two hundred and forty-nine. 62. Multiply eight hundred forty-six millions, by five DIVISION. **DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. The** number to be divided is called the Dividend ; the number by which we divide, the Divisor ; and the... | |
| W. H. F. Henry - Questions and answers - 1899 - 440 pages
...substracted. Hence, we are to change the signs of its terms and add the result. 83. Define Division.^ **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** Division also enables us to separate a number into any number of equal parts, and find how many there... | |
| James Morgan Rawlins - Arithmetic - 1899 - 458 pages
...$28, is $7 the other factor ? Is 7 sheep ? Is 7 ? What, however, does the 7 indicate? DEFINITIONS. 1. **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. 2. The Dividend is the number to be divided. 3. The... | |
| George Edward Atwood - Arithmetic - 1899 - 392 pages
...the multiplier. DIVISION. 41. Division is the process of separating a number into equal parts, or it **is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** 42. The Dividend is the number divided. 43. The Divisor is the number by which another number is divided.... | |
| Frank H. Hall - Arithmetic - 1899 - 456 pages
...observations that this number equals the number of square feet ill the oblong. DIVISION. 124. Division is (1) **the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** number; or (2), it is finding one of the equal parts of a number. . NOTE.—The word number as used... | |
| PROFESSOR DANIEL LYONS - 1899 - 552 pages
...portion divided or separated : separation : difference in opinion, etc. : disunion : (arith.) the rule or **process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.** DIVISIONAL, di-vizh'un-al, adj. pertaining to or marking a diińsion or separation. DIVISIVE, di-vfziv,... | |
| Chemistry - 1900 - 530 pages
...(m) («) (o) 868,250. 17,890,276. 7,928,170. 1,830,400. 78,340 87,543,000. 4,876,300. DIVISION. 55. **Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another** of the same kind. The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is... | |
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