| George Washington Hull - Arithmetic - 1894 - 200 pages
...the divisor. Hence, to divide decimals, divide as in whole numbers, and 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. 2. Divide .25 by .5. 3. Divide .625 by .5. 4.... | |
| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1895 - 426 pages
...the dividend and three in the divisor, how many in the quotient ? 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. 1. Divide 24.6168 by 4.68. SOLUTION IST. — Dividing... | |
| William Seneca Sutton - 1896 - 342 pages
...contains as many decimal places or figures as both factors contain ; hence, TJie quotient contains **as many decimal places as the number of. decimal places in the dividend** exceeds the number of decimal places in the divisor. If both dividend and divisor are multiplied or... | |
| 1897 - 366 pages
...dividing, except when determining the position of the decimal point in the quotient. quotient, point off **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceed those in the divisor, prefixing ciphers to the quotient, if necessary. II. If in dividing one... | |
| International Correspondence Schools - Surveying - 1898 - 518 pages
...dividing, except when determining the position of the decimal point in the quotient. quotient, point off **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceeds those in the divisor, prefixing ciphers to the quotient, if necessary. II. lf in dividing one... | |
| John Williston Cook, Nebraska C. Cropsey - Arithmetic - 1899 - 328 pages
...= ? 10.4-2.6 = ? The dividend is the product of the divisor by the quotient. The quotient contains **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceeds the number in the divisor. 20. Divide 16.048 by 3.4. Divide 9.5 by .25. 3.4)16.048(4.72 -.25)9.50(38... | |
| James Morgan Rawlins - Arithmetic - 1899 - 300 pages
...decimal point. 2. Should the dividend lack figures- annex ciphers. 3. After dividing, give the quotient **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceeds those in the divisor. 4. Should the quotient lack figures, prefix ciphers. 4. Divide : 1. 2.176... | |
| International Correspondence Schools - Civil engineering - 1899 - 722 pages
...the left of tlie dividend, and proceed as in division of whole numbers ; in tht quotient, point off **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceed those in the divisor, prefixing ciphers to the quotient, if necessary. II. If in dividing one... | |
| International Correspondence Schools - Bookkeeping - 1899 - 646 pages
...the left of the dividend, and proceed as in division of whole numbers ; in the quotient, point off **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceeds those in the divisor, prefixing ciphers to the quotient, if necessary, II. If in dividing one... | |
| George Edward Atwood - Arithmetic - 1899 - 392 pages
...OF DECIMALS. 120. RULE. — Divide as in whole numbers, and from the right of the quotient point off **as many decimal places as the number of decimal places in the dividend** exceeds the number of decimal places in the divisor. NOTE 1. Before beginning the division, always... | |
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