| Benjamin Greenleaf - 1854 - 340 pages
...which we divide. The quotient* is the number of times the divisor is contained in the dividend. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. The remainder,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 452 pages
...divisor is contained ia the dividend, or one of the equal parts into which the dividend is divided. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. When the dividend... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1857 - 336 pages
...Quotient is derived from the Latin word quoties, which signifies how often, or how many times. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. The remainder,... | |
| Claudius Crozet - Arithmetic - 1857 - 192 pages
...you divide by? Ans. THE DIVISOR. 4. How is the result of division called ? Ans. THE QUOTIENT. 5. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times,** how do you call what is left ? Ans. THE REMAINDER. 6. Give an example of these different numbers. Ans.... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 458 pages
...divisor is contained in the dividend, or one of the equal parts into which the dividend is divided. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. When the dividend... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1858 - 458 pages
...divisor is contained in the dividend, or one of the equal parts into which the dividend is divided. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. When the dividend... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1859 - 348 pages
...process of division, and shows how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend. NOTES. 1. "When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** part of the dividend left is called the remainder, and it must be less than the divisor. 2. As the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1860 - 444 pages
...number is 1 divided by the number. Thus, the reciprocal of 15 is 1 -=- 15, or T'5. NOTES. — 1. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** part of the dividend left ia called the Remainder, which must be less than the divisor. 2. As the remainder... | |
| Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - 1860 - 188 pages
...the dividend is to be divided, is called the DIVISOR ; and the result or answer the QUOTIENT. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times,** we have a REMAINDER, which is always less than the divisor. of the factors of a given product, when... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1861 - 338 pages
...Quotient is derived from the Latin word quoties, which signi fies how often, or how many times. When **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** excess is called a remainder, and may be regarded as a fourth term in the division. The remainder,... | |
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