| Frederick Augustus Griffiths - 1839 - 352 pages
...decimals. Rule. Divide as in whole numbers ; and point off in the quotient as many places for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** When the decimal places of the quotient are not so many as the above rule requires, the deficiency... | |
| William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1841 - 263 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand of the quotient, point off as many figures for decimals **as the decimal . places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor ; if** there be not enough in the quotient, prefix ciphers to the left hand of rhe quotient^ to supply the... | |
| Janet Taylor - Nautical astronomy - 1842 - 588 pages
...DECIMALS. Divide as in whole numbers, observing to point off as many decimal places in the quoticnt, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. If** there be not as many figures in the quoticnt as are equal to that excess, supply the deficicney by... | |
| Charles DAVIES (LL.D.) - Arithmetic - 1843 - 348 pages
...in simple numbers, and point off in the quotient, from the right hand, so many places for decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor** ; and if there are not so many, supply the deficiency by prefacing ciphers. Q. If one decimal fraction... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1843 - 254 pages
...as in whole numbers, and from the right hand in the quotient point off as many figures for decimals, **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor.** 2. If the places in the quotient be not so many as the rule requires, supply the deficiency by prefixing... | |
| Charles WATERHOUSE - Arithmetic - 1844 - 228 pages
..."••'' -f RULE. — Proceed as in simple numbers — pointing off as many figures from the right hand of **the quotient, as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor. If** there be not so many figures in the dividend as in the divisor, annex ciphers to the dividend, until... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 358 pages
...in simple numbers, and point off" in the quotient, from the, right hand, so many places for decimals **as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those in the divisor;** and if there are not so many, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers. Q. If one decimal fraction... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 398 pages
...the quotient. 194. From these illustrations we deduce the following RULE FOR DIVISION OF DECIMALS. **Divide as in whole numbers, and point off as many...enough, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers.** PROOF. — Dioision of Decimals is proved in the same manner as Simple Division. (Art. 73.) OBs. 1.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 362 pages
...general RULE FOR DIVISION OF DECIMALS. Divide as in whole numbers, and point off as many fig-~ tiresfor **decimals in the quotient, as the decimal places in...enough, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers.** PROOF. — Division of Decimals is proved in the same manner as Simpk Division. (Art. 73.) OBS. 1.... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...following RULE FOR DIVISION OF DECIMALS. Divide as in whole numbers, and point off as many figures fur **decimals in the quotient, as the decimal places in...enough, supply the deficiency by prefixing ciphers.** PROOF. — Division of Decimals is proved in the same manner as Simple Division. (Art. 73.) Oss. 1.... | |
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