| James Stewart Eaton - 1870 - 208 pages
...divide is the DIVISOR ; the number of times the dividend contains the divisor is the QUOTIENT ; and, if **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** part of the dividend that is left is the REMAINDER. NOTE. The remainder, being apart of the dividend,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1871 - 350 pages
...the divisor is contained in the dividend ; or one of the equal parts into which it 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. The remainder,... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1875 - 468 pages
...number is 1 divided by the number. Thus, the reciprocal of 15 is 1 -j- 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 is called the Jiemainder, which must be less than the divisor. 2. As the... | |
| George Augustus Walton - 1876 - 358 pages
...m the quotient, and therefore take 17 (thousands) for our first partial dividend. We find also that **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times,** but that there is a remainder of 5. As this does not contain 7 any whole number of times, we can indicate... | |
| Popular educator - 1876 - 852 pages
...numbers means that the first is to be divided by the second. Thus, 19 -7- 5 means 19 divided by 5. If **the Dividend does not contain the Divisor an exact number of times,** it will contain it a certain number of times (the Quotient) with a number left over, which will be... | |
| William Frothingham Bradbury - 1882 - 416 pages
...number by which to divide. The Quotient is the number of times the dividend contains the divisor. If **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the** part of the dividend which is left is called the Remainder. 68. The sign of division, -f- , indicates... | |
| John Fair Stoddard - 1866 - 186 pages
...the required part of the dividend ; 4. Ttie Remainder is the part of the dividend which is left, when **the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times. The** remainder is always less than the divisor. LESSON X. 1 . 8 are how many times 2 ? ANALYSIS. — 8 are... | |
| Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - 1879 - 318 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,** there is a Remainder, which is always less than the divisor. DIVISION enables us to find the third... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1892 - 428 pages
...the process of division, and shows how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend. 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 - 1892 - 430 pages
...the process of division, and shows how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend. 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. Aa the... | |
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