| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1874 - 540 pages
...is carried to 4 decimal places, unless great accuracy is required. 4 . To divide by 10, 100, 10(10, **etc., remove the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the left as there** arc ciphers in the divisor. (26O, 3.) 8. Divide 88.476 by 1.2 ; by 3.6 ; by .01£; by 1.04. 9. Divide... | |
| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1874 - 444 pages
...a mixed number consisting of integer and decimal, by 10, 100, 1000, etc., remove the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** If there are not figures enough for this, prefix ciphers to supply the deficiency. Show the reason... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1875 - 350 pages
...sufficiently exact when the quotient is carried to 4 decimal places, unless great accuracy is required. 5. **To divide by 10, 100, 1000, etc., remove the decimal...places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor** (113). Find the value of 9. 75 -f- .75. 10. .75 -r- 75. 11. 7.5 -H. 75. 12. 2.5 4- 12.5. 13. .56 —... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1875 - 216 pages
...by 10, cutting off two figures divides it by 100, etc. The Decimal Point (Art. 24), by being removed **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor,** may be used to denote where the cutting off is made, and the remainder will be the part on the right... | |
| Lorenzo Fairbanks - 1875 - 472 pages
...may be continued. 6. A decimal may be divided by 10, 100, 1000, etc., by removing the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** EXAMPLES FOR PRACTICE. 1. Divide .16 by .2. ' 2. Divide 32.864 by .08. 3. Divide .00.075 by .015. ,... | |
| Malcolm MacVicar - Arithmetic - 1876 - 412 pages
...9. 7.2—1000. 471. PKOB. V. — To divide where there are ciphers at the right of the divisor. Move **the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers** at the right of the divisor, prefixing ciphers when necessary (14O), and divide the result by the significant... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1876 - 230 pages
...by 10, cutting off two figures divides it by 100, etc. The Decimal Paint (Art. 24), by being removed **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor,** may be used to denote where the cutting off is made, and the remainder will be the part on the right... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1877 - 350 pages
...decimal places (Ex. 5). REM. 4. — To divide a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, etc., remove the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** If there be not enough figures, prefix ciphers (Ex. 6, Rern). 7. Divide 1.125 by .03. 8. Divide 86.075... | |
| William Guy Peck - Arithmetic - 1877 - 430 pages
...$9.43. NOTE.— To divide a decimal or a mixed decimal by 10, 100, 1000, &c., move the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor,** prefixing ciphers to the dividend if necessary. 26. What is the quotient of 77.56 by 10 ? Ans. 7.756.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson, Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1877 - 374 pages
...the divisor is always 10, 100, 1000, etc., the operation ig performed by removing the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor,** prefixing ciphers when necessary. 2. Reduce 40063 liters to hektoliters. Ans. 400.63 HI. 3. In 136.7... | |
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