| Thomas Keith - Arithmetic - 1822 - 332 pages
...denominator. Thus, :'! — •;. Prop. 4. To reduce a mixed number to it» equivalent improper fraction. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; tiiis sum, written above the denominator, will form the frac,tion required. Prop, 5. To reduce an... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1822 - 618 pages
...|, CASE II. To Redufe a Mixed Number to its Equivalent Improper Fraction, * MULTIPLY the integer or **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; then set that sum above the denominator for the fraction required, EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce 23f to a fraction,... | |
| William Jillard Hort - 1822 - 308 pages
...above. To reduce a mixed number to its equivalent improper fraction. Rule. — Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator.** The sum is the numerator of the improper fraction sought, and is placed above the given denominator.... | |
| John Penrose (teacher of arithmetic.) - Arithmetic - 1824 - 320 pages
...easier If the divisor be an integer with a fraction annexed thereto, commonly called a mixed number. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for a new divisor, multiply also the given dividend by the same denominator, which will produce a new... | |
| Henry Jackson - Arithmetic - 1824 - 165 pages
...nber ti an improper fraction. 1. Q,. /fflsr do you reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. A. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add** Ihe numerator for. a new numerator, under which place the denominator.. EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce 25-J to... | |
| John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 312 pages
...CASE III. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction. KULE. •' Multiply the integral part **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** when it is affirmative, or subtract it when negative ; then the result, placed over the denominator,... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1825
...Rules and Cases. CASF CASE I. To reduce a Mixed Quantity to an Improper Fraction. Mui TIVLV the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the** numeiator, or connect it with its proper sign, t or — ; then the denominator being set under this... | |
| William Slocomb - 1828 - 160 pages
...6. Reduce -f^- to its lowest terms. Ans.' J. j II. To reduce a mixed numder to an improper fraction. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. Note. Any whole number may be reduced to an... | |
| Augustus De Morgan - Algebra - 1830 - 160 pages
...•§- is V ; that is, 6 + A, or, as it is usually written, 6|-, is 6 -/ . The rule in this case is, **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** of the fraction. The sum will be the numerator of the result, and the denominator of the fraction will... | |
| Thomas Conkling (W.) - Arithmetic - 1831 - 275 pages
...will be the numerator to the given denominator. 3. When the whole number has a fraction annexed to it, **multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and, to the product, add the numerator** for a new numerator; which place over the denominator of the fraction. EXAMPLES. , 1. Reduce, or make... | |
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