Books Books 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. Text-book of Arithmetic: For the Use of Teachers : Including All the ... - Page 53
by John Hunter - 1852 - 168 pages ## The New Business Arithmetic: A Treatise on Commercial Calculations

Orville Marcellus Powers - Business mathematics - 1906 - 384 pages
...number obtained by dividing, 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... ## Primary Arithmetic

Bruce Mervellon Watson, Charles Edward White - Arithmetic - 1906 - 232 pages
...line and the divisor below the same line, thus : a. Give the quotients: ^; ^; Wî W ; ¥î W3. When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the remainder is written over the divisor, as a. fraction, thus -3^ = 4f . This means that there are four... ## The New Business Arithmetic: A Treatise on Commercial Calculations

Orville Marcellus Powers - Business mathematics - 1906 - 384 pages
...number obtained by dividing, 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... ## Elementary School Mathematics by Grades: Intermediate principles. Fourth book

William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1906 - 164 pages
...division is called the quotient. It shows how many times the divisor is contained in the dividend. When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the part of the dividend left undivided is called the remainder, which is always less than the divisor.... ## Intermediate Arithmetic

Bruce Mervellon Watson, Charles Edward White - Arithmetic - 1907 - 274 pages
...and bring down 2 units. 49 is almost 50. We may therefore take 5 for a guide figure. In this example the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, hence there is a remainder. The remainder may be written over the divisor as a part of the quotient... ## Elementary Arithmetic

Bruce Mervellon Watson, Charles Edward White - Arithmetic - 1911 - 328 pages
...the dividend above a line and the divisor below the same line, thus : 2. Give the quotients: 3. When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the remainder is written over the divisor, as & fraction, thus -3^ = 4|. This means that there are four... ## Practical Mathematics: Instruction Paper, Volume 1

Glenn Moody Hobbs - Mathematics - 1912 - 46 pages
...is the quantity to be divided. The divisor is the quantity which is divided into the dividend. When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, the excess is called the remainder. The remainder being a part of the dividend will always be of the same... ## Fundamental processes

John Henry Walsh, Henry Suzzallo - Arithmetic - 1914 - 270 pages
...the remaining apple between them? What is each part called ? 2. What is the quotient of 7 + 2 ? When the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times, write the remainder, then draw a line, and underneath write the divisor. 2)9 3)20 4)23 Ans. 4* Ans.... ## Practical Comprehensive Arithmetic

John Alexander Luman - Arithmetic - 1914 - 366 pages
...contained in the dividend. 108. The Remainder is that part of the dividend left after dividing, when the dividend does not contain the divisor an exact number of times. 109. The Sign of Division is -5-, read divided by, and denotes that the number preceding it is to be... 