| Peter Nicholson - Algebra - 1831 - 326 pages
...To reduce a mixed quantity to a fraction of equal value. RULE. Multiply the integer, or whole part, **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator;** then under their sum place the original denominator. EXAMPLES. 2 Reduce 5- to an improper fraction.... | |
| Michael Walsh - 1831 - 348 pages
...terms. Ans. |. II. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole numbers **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. NOTE. To express a whole number fraction-wise,... | |
| Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1831 - 670 pages
...Reduce a Mixed Number to its Equivalent Improper Fraction. * MULTIPLY the integer or whole number hy **the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; then set that sum above the denominator for the fraction required. EXAMPLE«. 1. Reduce 23} to a... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1832 - 208 pages
...Reduce |^i to its To west terms. Facit J. 3. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. **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. Note. To express whole numbers fraction-ways,... | |
| Samuel Read Hall - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...-)- 4 sevenths, = 25 sevenths or Zf-. Ans. Hence, to reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, **multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; this sum written over the denominator will form the fraction required. In 16f dollars how many eighths?... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...— To reduce a mixed number to its equivalentimproper fraction. RULE. — 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 15| to an improper... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1833 - 204 pages
...equivalent number. Ans. ?!{§• Case 3. Го reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction.* RULE. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for the numerator required, which place over the denominator. NOTE. Any whole number may be expressed... | |
| B[enjamin] Franklin Callender - Measurement - 1836 - 226 pages
...»if>» ANS. 144. SECTION V. Change of Mixed NumberS. To change a mixed number to an improper fraction. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator.** 1. Change 5§ to thirdS. 5X3+2=17. ANS. tf. 2. Change 12£ to an improper fraction. ANS. 1%3. 3. In... | |
| Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1838 - 327 pages
...terms. Ans. f . II. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole numbers **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. NOTE. To express a whole number fraction-wise,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1839 - 305 pages
...fifths ; to which, if we add 3 fifths, the amount will be 88 fifths. Hence we deduce the following RULE. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 8. Reduce 16n to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
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