Books Books Operations with Fractions A) To change a mixed number to an improper fraction, simply multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction and add the numerator. Connolly's Arithmetic: Or, The Ohio Accomptant: Being a Plain Practical ... - Page 65
by James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - 1829 - 250 pages ## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretick and Practical Arithmetic

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 164 pages
...its lowest Ans. 5. Case IV. To reduce- a mixed number to its equivalent improper fraction. liule.* Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and add the numerator to the product; this sum -written over the denominator will be the fraction required. Examples. 1. Reduce fraction.... ## Pike's System of Arithmetic Abridged: To which are Added Appropriate ...

Nicolas Pike, Dudley Leavitt - Arithmetic - 1826 - 222 pages
...| 4. Reduce |-Jff to its lowest term?. Ans. £ CASE II. To reduce a mixed number to its equivalent improper fraction. RULE.* — Multiply the whole number...denominator of the fraction, and add the numerator of the fraction to the product ; under which subjoin the denominator, and it will form the fraction... ## Mechanics Magazine, Volume 6

Industrial arts - 1827 - 600 pages
...occupied any part of your publication. "enden, July Ш, 1826. ON FIGURE». Chap. I. Continued. CARE 3. To Reduce a mixed Number to an Improper Fraction. Rule. — Multiply the whole number of the mixed number or fraction by the denominator of the fraction, adding the numerator to the answer,... ## Arithmetick Theoretically and Practically Illustrated

B. M. Tyler - Arithmetic - 1827 - 287 pages
...denominator is the numerator? Ans. ?,. To. change a mixed number to the form of a fraction, that is, to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole number by the denominator, and to the product add the numerator ; the sum placed over the denominator will form an improper fraction,... ## Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 6

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1827 - 586 pages
...part of your publication. Li. H*. London, July 8fA, 1896. ON FIGURES. Chap. I. Continued. . To Redare a mixed Number to an Improper Fraction. Rule. — Multiply the whole number of the mixed number or fraction bv the denominator of the fraction, adding the numerator to the anewer,... ## Adams's New Arithmetic: Arithmetic, in which the Principles of Operating by ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1828 - 266 pages
...dollars, or the whole number. 5 = 12ths contained in the fraction. 197 = Ji^z-, the answei. Hence, To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction,...the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, to the product add the numerator, and write the result over the denominator. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE.... ## Adams's New Arithmetic: Arithmetic, in which the Principles of Operating by ...

Daniel Adams - Arithmetic - 1828 - 264 pages
...16 dollars, or the whole number. 5 = 12ths contained in the fraction. 197 = -V/ , the answa. Hence, To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction,...the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, to the product add the numerator, and write the result over the denominator. EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE.... ## A Key to the Introductory Arithmetic: Prepared for the Pupils of the ...

John Epy Lovell - 1828 - 234 pages
...Describe the mode of working in the Fifth Case. P. I first multiply the whole number of the divisor by the denominator of the fraction, and add the numerator to the product for a new divisor. I next multiply the dividend by the denominator of the fraction for a new dividend. I then... ## The Improved Arithmetic: Newly Arranged and Clearly Illustrated, Both ...

Daniel Parker - Arithmetic - 1828 - 348 pages
...fractions should be reduced as Jow as possible. CASE II. ^ To reduce a mixed number to its equivalent improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the frac93 REDUCTION OF •l tion, and to that product add the numerator, and this sum written over the... 