| Edward Hatton - Arithmetic - 1719 - 328 pages
...When a mi xt Number is given to be reduced to an improper Fraction, ii.uk. ~\ Multiply the Integers **by the Denominator of the Fraction, and to the Product add the Numerator,** and place the Sumir» over the Denominator for a new Fraction. Reduce 1-2 ; to an improper Fraction:... | |
| William Emerson - Mathematics - 1764 - 582 pages
...quantity. Thus ~PROBLEM VIII. To reduce a mixed number to a fraction. RULE. Multiply the integral part **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** under which write the common denominator. Ex. i. т ķ , . .,., ac — ^ . , Let a -- be given. Then... | |
| John Eadon - Arithmetic - 1766 - 360 pages
...Anfw. . — 24. 30 III. To reduce a tnixt number into an Improptr Frail ten »f tyual value. • RULE. **Multiply the whole number by the Denominator of the Fraction, and to the** prcduft add the Numerator, and the fum is the new Numerator, under which write ue Denominator. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1785 - 350 pages
...Denominator, and the Product will be the Numerator to the .2ff1gned Denominator. . . 3. If the whole **Number has a Fraction annexed, multiply the whole Number by the Denominator of the Fraction,** ynd to the Product add the Numerator for a new Numerator, which place over the Denominator. , EXAMPLE... | |
| Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1797 - 474 pages
...other operations. PROBLEM 1. " To reduce mixed numbers to improper fractions ; Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator.** The fum is the numerator of the improper fraction fought, and is placed above the given denominator.... | |
| William Taylor (teacher of the mathematics.) - Arithmetic - 1800 - 556 pages
...numerator, and D. for denominator. CASE 5. To reduce any 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. EXAMPLE. Reduce гб-J- to an improper fraction.... | |
| Mathematics - 1801 - 446 pages
...a — x PROBLEM III. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; then the denominator O o nator being placed under this, sum will give the improper fraction required.... | |
| Charles Vyse - Arithmetic - 1806 - 342 pages
...assigned Denominator, and the Product will be the Numerator to the assigned Denominator. 3. If the whole **Number has a Fraction annexed, multiply the whole...the Fraction, and to the Product add the Numerator** for a new Numerator, which place over the Denominator. EXAMPLES. (12\ Reduce 12, 27, and 176, to Fractions.... | |
| James Thompson - Arithmetic - 1808 - 176 pages
...Reduce -- to its lowest terms Ļ — .7. II. 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** ”ишder which set the denominator. A whole number may be expressed like a fraction by writing 1 for... | |
| Osgood Carleton - Arithmetic - 1810 - 264 pages
...divide) the product will be the true quotient. CASE II. When the divisor is a mixed number. Multiply its **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** for a new diviser ; multiply the dividend by the denominator of the fraction for a new dividend ; divide... | |
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