| William Vogdes - Arithmetic - 1847 - 324 pages
...fraction by a whole number. RULE. Divide as in whole numbers, and if any thing remains, multiply it **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place it over ihe product of the divisor multiplied by the denominator. 1. Divide 41 ^ by 9. 2.... | |
| John Bonnycastle - 1848 - 334 pages
...quantity, then a — - = ; с: с с henee we Irive the following Rule. — Multiply the integral part **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** when it is positive, or subtract it when it is negative, then the result placed over the denominator,... | |
| Nathan Daboll, David Austin Daboll - Arithmetic - 1849 - 260 pages
...lowest terms. Ans. |, PROBLEM II. To change a Whole or Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction. RULE. **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 re' quired. EXAMPLES. 1 . In 27-| dollars... | |
| J. M. Scribner - Mechanical engineering - 1849 - 286 pages
...denominator shall be 1 1. 7x11 =ff- Answer. 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,** and place the sum above the denominator. Example. — Reduce 17? and 8f to improper fractions. 173=1^;... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 352 pages
...denominator of the fraction ; therefore, To reduce a mixed number to an improper frac,ion, we have this RULE. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; under the result, place the denominator of the fraction. EXAMPLES. 4. Change of to an improper fraction.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 364 pages
...them side by side. CASE i. 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 give... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 256 pages
...to reduce these to improper fractions, we have the following rule : RULE . — 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 - 1850 - 368 pages
...write under RULE. —Divide the integers as in whole numbers, and if any thing remains multiply it **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** of the fraction, and write it over the product of the divisor, multiplied by the denominator. 2. Divide... | |
| Daniel Leach - Arithmetic - 1851 - 280 pages
...Reduce -**£-. 31. Reduce 87. To reduce a mixed number to an equivalent improper fraction, — RULE. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** 'y and write the suin over the denominator. 32. Reduce 7f to its equivalent improper fraction. Multiplying... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1851 - 372 pages
...expressed thus, 858. And this fraction by definition 2d, page 89, is an improper fraction. 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. 2. Reduce 16^ to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
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