| Charles Haynes Haswell - Engineering - 1851 - 346 pages
...Mixed Fraction to its equivalent, an Improper Fraction. tration, see following examples : RULE. — **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator;** then set that sum above the denominator. EXAMPLE. — Reduce 23^ to a fraction. 23X6+2=140 6 ' 6 EXAMPLE.—... | |
| Calvin Tracy - 1851 - 214 pages
...its lowest terms, Ans. J. CASE II. § 114. To REDUCE A MIXED QUANTITY TO AN IMPROPER FRACTION. EULE. **Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction. and to the product, add the** given numerator. The number thus produced, will be the numerator of the required fraction. 1. Reduce... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1852 - 378 pages
...fraction by definition 2d, page 89, is an improper fraction. RtiE. — Multiply the whok muafcr 6y **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.... | |
| Daniel Leach - Arithmetic - 1853 - 626 pages
...Reduce -6^-. 25. 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,** and write the sum over the denominator. 32. Reduce 7| to its equivalent improper fraction. Multiplying... | |
| Barnard Smith - Arithmetic - 1854 - 366 pages
...(3) V- (4) Haw. 70. То reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** of the fractional part ; the result will be the required numerator, and the denominator of the fractional... | |
| J L. Ellenberger - 1854 - 344 pages
...Therefore, 5f = \7. Hence, 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** of the fraction ; the sum is the new numerator, and the denominator of the fraction will be its denominator.... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1855 - 186 pages
...Reduce ££fj to its lowest terms. Ans. \. 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 numerator, which place over the denominator. NOTE. To express a whole number fraction -ways,... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1857 - 336 pages
...denominator of the fraction ; therefore, To reduce a mixed number to an improper fracuon, 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 5J to an improper fraction.... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1857 - 328 pages
...denominator of the fraction ; therefore, To reduce a mixed number to an improper fracdon, 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.... | |
| Daniel Leach - 1857 - 314 pages
...Reduce 30. 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** mi" nierator, and write the sum over the denominator. 32. Reduce 7| to its equivalent improper fraction.... | |
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