Books Books 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 Textbook on Marine Engineering ...: Steam and Steam Boilers, Steam Engines ...

International Correspondence Schools - Marine engineering - 1900 - 614 pages
...miles an hour. How far apart will they be at the end of 205 hours ? Ans. 1,081 miles. 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... ## An Elementary Course of Instruction for Mine Foremen and Pit Bosses

Floyd Davis - Mining engineering - 1900 - 148 pages
...is read 9 multiplied by 3. Q. 6. What is meant by division, and what sign is used to express it? A. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. A short, horizontal line with a point above and below it (-1-) when placed between numbers indicates... ## A Treatise on Coal Mining: Prepared for Students of the International ...

International Correspondence Schools - Coal mines and mining - 1900 - 712 pages
...entry in one day. How many feet of entry will it drive in 289 days ? Ans. 10,404 ft. 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... ## A Textbook on Mining Engineering, Volume 1

1900 - 732 pages
...entry in one day. How many feet of entry will it drive in 289 days ? Ans. 10,404 ft. 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... ## Intermediate Arithmetic

William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1900 - 236 pages
...apples are divided equally among 5 children ? 10. What have you been doing with the above numbers ? 65. The process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or the process of separating a number into equal parts, is called Division. 66. The number to be divided... ## Annual Report of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Issue 46

New York (State). Department of Public Instruction - Education - 1900 - 1316 pages
...multiplication tables a) from books; b) from tables prepared by the pupils. *%£■ 4 Division is defined as the process of finding how many times one number is contained in _*»-.X" another of the same kind, or the process of separating a number into equal parte. Give the... ## Heath's Complete Practical Arithmetic

Charles Edward White - Arithmetic - 1901 - 472 pages
...times what number equals 12 ? 11. What number multiplied by 5 equals 15. 12. 16 is 4 times what number? 69. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. 70. The number divided is the Dividend. 71. The number by which the dividend is divided is the Divisor.... ## Complete Graded Arithmetic, Volume 3

George Edward Atwood - Arithmetic - 1901 - 168 pages
...11. The product of two numbers is 175, and one of them is 5. How do you find the other number ? 25. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another ; or, Division is the process of finding one of the equal parts of a number. 26. The Dividend is the... ## The Student's Reference Work: A Cyclopaedia for Teachers, Students ..., Volume 2

Chandler Belden Beach, Graeme Mercer Adam - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1901 - 892 pages
...the product and the other factor are known. Then there must be two definitions of division, viz. : Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another of the same kind, or, Division is the process of finding one of the equal parts of a number. No division... 