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by Daniel W. Fish - 1883 - 170 pages ## Fish's Arithmetic Number One: Oral and Written ...

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 180 pages
...by .06; .048 by .006. 6. Multiply W by АО 8 x. 9). Divide .72 by .9. 7. Multiply -jfo by rfo (-08 x -09)- Divide .0072 by .09. 8. How many decimal places...results ; 327 ft. thus, 32.7 ft, 50.6 bu., etc. 506 bu. 2. Then divide by 100 in the same way ; 825 rd. thus, 3.27 ft, 5.06 bu., 8.25 rd., etc. 340 yr. 3.... ## Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive ..., Book 2

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 364 pages
...by units? Tenths by tenths f Hun dredths by tenths f See Drill Table, page 269, 4O4. PRINCIPLE. — The quotient must contain as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. The number of decimal places in the dividend must first be made equal... ## A New Complete Arithmetic: Uniting Oral and Written Exercises

Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1883 - 368 pages
...the divisor and quotient, it contains as many decimal places an both divisor and quotient. Hence, 2. The quotient must contain as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. ART. 125. 1. To divide one decimal by another: Rule. — Divide as in... ## Fish's Arithmetic Number One[-two]: Oral and Written ..., Volume 2

Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 352 pages
...by tenths? Hundredths by tenths ? See Drill Table, page 269, 4O4. PRINCIPLE. — The quotient mus¿ contain as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. The number of decimal places in the dividend must first be made equal... ## A New Elementary Arithmetic: Uniting Oral and Written Exercises

Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1883 - 282 pages
...The dividend contains as many decimal places as both divisor and quotient. 2. The quotient contains as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds the number in the divisor. 3. Each removal of the decimal point one place to the left divides... ## Soule's Intermediate Philosophic Arithmetic, Embracing Oral and Written Problems

George Soulé - Arithmetic - 1888 - 570 pages
...divisor and quotient, and hence contains as many decimal places as both the divisor and quotient. 3°. The quotient must contain as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the divit)enil exceeds the number in the divisor. 2. Divide 7898.50 by 2.4(58.3. OPERATION. 2.4083) 7898.5000... ## Standard Arithmetic: Embracing a Complete Course for Schools and Academies

William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1892 - 440 pages
...how may the number of decimal places in the quotient be found ? 182. PRINCIPLE. — The quotient will contain as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds those in the divisor. WRITTEN EXERCISES. 183. 1. Divide .00864 by .24. 9JA nnxfili' n^R EXPLANATION.... ## Intermediate Book

William Seneca Sutton - Arithmetic - 1892 - 144 pages
...3270 .08720 To divide decimals by decimals : Divide as in whole numbers. Point off in the quotient as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds the number of decimal places in the divisor, prefixing noughts when necessary. 18. Divide the... ## Elements of Arithmetic: For Primary and Intermediate Classes in Public and ...

William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1893 - 250 pages
...found from those in the dividend and divisor ? 228. It is therefore evident that : The quotient will contain as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend exceeds the number in the divisor. WRITTEN EXERCISES. 229. 1. Divide .15652 by .043. .043). 15652 (3.64... 