Books Books 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; under this sum write the denominator. A Complete Treatise on Arithmetic, Rational and Practical: Wherein the ... - Page 142
by Paul Deighan - 1804 - 177 pages ## The Complete Practical Arithmetician: Containing Several New and Useful ...

Thomas Keith - Arithmetic - 1822 - 354 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... ## A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies, as Well as Private ...

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1822 - 616 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,... ## A general view of the sciences and arts, Volume 1

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.... ## A treatise on mercantile and practical arithmetic

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... ## The Arithmetical Catechism, Compiled from Various Authors, for the Use of ...

Henry Jackson - Arithmetic - 1824 - 172 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... ## An Introduction to Algebra: With Notes and Observations, Designed for the ...

John Bonnycastle - Algebra - 1825 - 336 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,... ## A Course of Mathematics for the Use of Academies: As Well as ..., Volume 1

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1825 - 608 pages
...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... ## The Federal Calculator: Or, A Concise System of Practical Arithmetic

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... ## The Elements of Arithmetic

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... 