| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 184 pages
...definition — 2d, on page 76, is an improper fraction. " Hence the following RULE. Multiply the rehole **number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 7. Reduce 8-^ to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| William WATSON (of Beverley.) - Arithmetic - 1845 - 188 pages
...Reduce T^3T6 to its proper terms. Ans. . 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** ; under which place the denominator. EXAMPLE. 1. Reduce 5\ to an improper fraction. 5X2 + I 1I . 5£... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1845 - 226 pages
...this fraction, by definition _ 2d, on page 76, is an improper fraction " Hence 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. 7. Reduce 8^- to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| James H. Porter - Arithmetic - 1845 - 256 pages
...fraction, as tf, 12|, 1?28f, 99999991%. Mixed numbers' may bo reduced to improper fractions, by multiplying **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. ADDITION AND 8UBTRACTION OF FRACTION8. Addition... | |
| James Morrison (accountant.) - 1845 - 324 pages
...Page 92. (1.) Q. How do you reduce mixed numbers to improper fractions ? A. I multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; under which I place the denominator. (2.) Q. How do you reduce improper fractions to whole or mixed... | |
| Charles William Hackley - Algebra - 1846 - 542 pages
...10<£r— II. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction. 39. RULE. — Multiply tiie integral part **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** wilfi its proper sign ; then the result placed over the denominator will give the improper fraction... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1846 - 276 pages
...them side by side. CASE r. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction , multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** or connect it with its proper sign, -|- or — ; then the denominator being set under this sum, will... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1846 - 210 pages
...definition 2d, on page 76, is an improper fraction Hence the following RULE. Multiply the whole number liy **the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 7. Reduce 8-^- to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1847 - 432 pages
...and 2 fifths make 137 fifths. Hence, H* Ans 197. 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** given numerator. The sum placed over the given denominator, will form the improper fraction required.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1847 - 424 pages
...5 and 2 fifths make 137 fifths. Hence, J^ AM 197. 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** given numerator. The gum placed over the yivcn denominator, will form' the improper fraction required.... | |
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