| Abel Flint - Geometry - 1837 - 356 pages
...is calculated accordingly. GENERAL ROLE. 1. State the question in every case, as already taught : 2. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** The manner of taking natural sines and tangents from the tables, is the same as for logarithmic sines... | |
| Peirpont Edward Bates Botham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 252 pages
...question. The first and third terms must be of one name. The second term of -divers denominations. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term ; the quotient thence arising will be the Answer. OBS. This rule is founded on the obvious principle,... | |
| Thomas Holliday - Surveying - 1838 - 404 pages
...3.—By arithmetical computation. Having stated the question according to the proper rule or case, **multiply the second and third terms together and divide...quotient will be the fourth term required for the natural** number. But in working by logarithms, the second and third terms must be added together, and the first... | |
| George Willson - Arithmetic - 1838 - 194 pages
...mentioned in it.* * It is often better to reduce the lower denominations to tha daeimil «f the highest 3. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and...product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer, in that denomination which the third term was bft in. In arranging the first two terms, we... | |
| Robert Simson (master of Colebrooke house acad, Islington.) - 1838 - 206 pages
...When the terms are stated and reduced, how do you proceed in order to find a fourth proportional? I **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first,** the quotient is the answer. In what name are the product of the second and third terms, the quotient,... | |
| Joseph Stockton - Arithmetic - 1839 - 218 pages
...in either; and the middle term (if compound) to its lowest, and proceed according to the following **RULE. Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** ; the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer, in the same name with the second. SINGLE RULE OF... | |
| Jason M. Mahan - Arithmetic - 1839 - 312 pages
...denomination, reduce both to the lowest in either, and the third to its lowest denomination mentioned. **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** : the quotient will be the answer to the question, in the same denomination you left the third term... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1839 - 220 pages
...the least of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the greater for the first term ; 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 name of the third term. EXAMPLES. 1. If 6 yards... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1839 - 300 pages
...the fourth, make the less of the two remaining terms the Jirst term, and the greater the second: then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term: the quotient will be the fourth. term, or answer. 1. If I buy 871 yards of cotton cloth for 78... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1841 - 268 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... | |
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