| Thomas Conkling (W.) - Arithmetic - 1831 - 302 pages
...be, as before taught; then, state the question as directed in whole numbers, p. 109; and, as in that **rule, multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first;** that is, multiply the denominator of the first term by the numerators of the 2d and 3d, for a new numerator;... | |
| Arithmetic - 1831 - 198 pages
...and if the third term consist of several denominations, reduce it to its lowest denomination; then, **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term: the quotient will be the answer. Note. — The product of the second and third termsis of the... | |
| Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1831 - 276 pages
...the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the greater for the first ; and, in either case, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** for the answer, which will always be of the same denomination cs the third term. Note 1. If the first... | |
| Robert Gibson - Surveying - 1832 - 290 pages
...be as much greater or less than the third as the second term is greater or less than the first, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient will be the answer ; — in the same denomination with the third term. EXAMPLES.... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 188 pages
...less, write the least of the other two given numbers for the third term, and the greater for the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient will be the answer. NOTE. — Before stating the question, the first and third terms must... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...Prepare the given terms, as in Multiplication, and state the question the same as in whole numbers; then **multiply the second and third terms together and divide the product by the first:** Or, invert the first term, and multiply the three together, as in Multiplication ; the last product... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 186 pages
...less, write the least of the other two given numbers for the third term, and the greater for the first. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient will be the answer. tion. PROPORTION. QUESTIONS FOR PRACTICE. 4. If 15 bushela of corn... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833 - 158 pages
...terms, when necessary, into the same name, and the third into the lowest denomination mentioned. 4th. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...the first, and the quotient will be the fourth term,** or answer, in the same denomination the third term was left in. NOTE. It is often required to bring... | |
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