Books Books Multiply each payment by its term of credit, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments ; the quotient will be the average term of credit. The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic[!] and Practical Arithmetic ... - Page 82
by Zadock Thompson - 1832 - 168 pages ## The North American Arithmetic: For Advanced Scholars. part third

Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1839 - 300 pages
...sum oi them by the sum of the debts. RULE. Multiply each debt by the time, in which it is payable, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts: the quotient will be the equated time. 1. If I owe you 50 dollars payable in 4 months, 75 dollars... ## Adams's New Arithmetic: Arithmetic, in which the Principles of Operating by ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1840 - 264 pages
...find the mean lime for several payments, — RULE • — Multiply each sum by its time of payment, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments, and the quotient will be the answer. Note. This rule is founded on the supposition, that... ## A New System of Arithmetic: In which is Explained and Applied to Practical ...

Calvin Tracy - Arithmetic - 1840 - 316 pages
...following rule : RULE. — Multiply each payment by the time which must elapse before it becomes due, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments. 2. A. owes me \$50, payable in 4 months ; \$100, payable in 10 months ; and \$150, payable in... ## A Practical Treatise on Arithmetic, [etc.].

George Leonard - Arithmetic - 1841 - 352 pages
...either debtor or creditor, merchants usually Multiply each debt by the time to elapse before it is due, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts. Though this method is inaccurate it is easy, and experiment shows it may be employed without... ## A system of arithmetic

John Husband (math. master, Berwick.) - 1841 - 126 pages
...for the whole ? Ans. 7 months. EQUATION OF RATES. RULE.— Multiply each quantity by its rate, then divide the sum of the products by the sum of the quantities, and the quotient will be the rate of the compound. EXERCISES. 1. What is the average rate of 51 qr.... ## A Practical Treatise on Arithmetic: Wherein Every Principle Taught is ...

George Leonard - 1841 - 356 pages
...either debtor or creditor, merchants usually Multiply each debt by the time to elapse before it is due, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts. Though this method is inaccurate it is easy, and experiment shows it may be employed without... ## Burnham's Arithmetic, Revised: A New System of Arithmetic, on an Improved ...

Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1841 - 324 pages
...75-rl5=5 months, the answer. Hence the . RULE. Multiply each payment by the time when it becomes due, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments, and the quotient will be the time required. 2. A merchant has owing him \$420, to be paid... ## Adams's New Arithmetic...: Arithmetic, in which the Principles of Operating ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1848 - 316 pages
...6-j-days, Ans. Hence, To find the mean time of several payments, Multiply each sum by its time of payment, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. 4. A western merchant owes in New York city \$200, due in 5 months;... ## A Practical Treatise on Arithmetic, [etc.].

George Leonard - 1841 - 350 pages
...either debtor or creditor, merchants usually Multiply each debt by the time to elapse before it is due, and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the debts. Though this method is inaccurate it is easy, and experiment shows it may be employed without... 