| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - 1843 - 320 pages
...the means is 21,600, which, being divided by one of the extremes, gives a quotient of 720. That is, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first;** the quotient will be the fourth term or answer. A. $720. 14. If 20 pounds of butter cost 65, what will... | |
| Charles WATERHOUSE - Arithmetic - 1844 - 228 pages
...term, write the less of the two remaining numbers for the second term, and the other for the first **Multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient will be the answer. If the first and second terras be compound numbers, reduce... | |
| William WATSON (of Beverley.) - Arithmetic - 1845 - 188 pages
...Bring the first and third into one name, and the second into the lowest name mentioned in it. 3. — **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 name the second term was brought into.... | |
| William Lane (of Worthing.) - 1845 - 138 pages
...necessary, to the same name, and reduce the third term to the lowest denomination it contains. Then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term, and the quotient will be the answer to the question, in the same denomination that the third... | |
| Arithmetic - 1845 - 196 pages
...VULGAR FRACTIONS. RULE. Prepare the given terms, if necessary, and state (hem as in whole numbers ; **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** Or, Invert the dividing term, and multiply the three terms together, as in Multiplication. EXAMPLES.... | |
| John Budge - 1845 - 248 pages
...SHROUD-LAID* ROPE. RULE — State the question as in direct proportion, square the first and third terms, **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by the first.** EXAMPLE. How many standard yarns, or threads, are there in a 14-inch capstan rope ? in. yarns. in.... | |
| Frederick Emerson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 268 pages
...than the third, make the less of the two remaining terms the second term, and the greater the first. **Multiply the second, and third terms together, and divide the product by the first** term: the quotient will be the fourth term, or answer. If there are different denominations in the... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 354 pages
...term, and t/ce other for the first. III. Finally, multiplying the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer in the same denomination as the third term. PROOF. — Multiply the first term and the answer... | |
| George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1846 - 266 pages
...written the three terms of the proportion, or, at usually expressed, having stated the question, then **multiply the second and third terms together, and divide the product by** <AŤ first term. :!:NoTE. — Since there is a ratio between the first and cond terms, they must be... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 398 pages
...second term, and the other for the first. III. Finally, multiplying the second and third terms together, **divide the product by the first, and the quotient will be the** answer in the same denomination as the third term. PROOF. — Multiply the first term and the answer... | |
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