| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1842 - 184 pages
...days, as before. Hence the following RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient will be the true time required. 2. John Smith owes a merchant, in Boston, $ 1000,... | |
| Charles DAVIES (LL.D.) - Arithmetic - 1843 - 348 pages
...48, (the sum of the products,) by $6, (the sum of the payments.) Hence, we have the following RULE. **Multiply each payment by the time before it becomes...the payments : the quotient will be the mean time.** 2. B owes A $600 : $200 is to be paid in two months, $200 in four months, and $200 in six months :... | |
| Roswell Chamberlain Smith - Arithmetic - 1843 - 320 pages
...1. RECIPROCATE, [L. recipricus.] To exchange ; to interchange; to give and return mutually. several **products by the sum of the payments; the quotient will be the mean** or equitable time for the payment of the whole.* 11. A owes B $200 to be paid in 6 months, $300 in... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1843 - 254 pages
...several debts, due at different times. RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient will be the answer. EXAMPLES. 1. A owes B $380, to be paid $100 in 6 months, $120... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 356 pages
...48, (the sum of the products,) by $6, (the sum of the payments.) Hence, we have the following v RULE. **Multiply each payment by the time before it becomes...the payments : the, quotient will be the mean time.** 2. B owes A $600 : $200 is to be paid in two months, $200 in four months, and $200 in six months :... | |
| Charles Davies - Arithmetic - 1844 - 358 pages
...payments.) Hence, we have the following RU1E. Multiply each payment by tJie time before it becomes dwe, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments : the quotient will be the mean time.** 2. B owes A $600 : $200 is to be paid in two months, $200 in four months, and $200 in six months :... | |
| Charles Haynes Haswell - Engineering - 1844 - 298 pages
...11.34-5-7.56= 1.5 years, Ans. EQUATION OF PAYMENTS. Multiply ench sum by its time of payment in days, **and divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments.** EXAMPLE.— A owes B $300 in 15 days, $60 in 12 days, and $350 in 20 days ; when is the whole due .!... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 208 pages
...days, as before. Hence the following RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient wiU be the true time required. 8. John Smith owes a merchant, in Boston, $ 1000, $250... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 204 pages
...days, as before. Hence the following RULE. Multiply each payment by the time at which it is due, then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient will be the true time required. 2. John Smith owes a merchant, in Boston, $ 1000,... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1844 - 352 pages
...the propriety of the following RULE.* Multiply each payment by the time, at which it is due ; then **divide the sum of the products by the sum of the payments,** and the quotient unit be the true time required. 2. A owes B $300, of which $50 is to be paid in 2... | |
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