| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1880 - 370 pages
...1708-tfff. 64. When the divisor is 10, 100, 1000, etc., the quotient may be obtained, at once, by removing **the decimal point in the dividend, as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** For, since the value denoted by 'figures is multiplied by 10 by re moving the decimal point one place... | |
| Adolf Sonnenschein - 1880 - 496 pages
...x .0005 x -0005 x -0005 to 9 places. § 6. Dmsiox. CASK L By a power of 10. Shift the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor,** prefixing ciphers if necessary, and curtail the decimal thus obtained. Т^-нЮО to 5 places. Ai-100... | |
| George Albert Wentworth, Thomas Hill - Arithmetic - 1881 - 446 pages
...directly over that in the dividend. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, etc., it is necessary only to move **the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** To divide by .1, .01, .001, etc., it is necessary only to move the decimal point in the dividend as... | |
| Joseph Ficklin - Arithmetic - 1881 - 412 pages
...ciphers in the multiplier. (2O3.) 6. To divide a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, etc., move the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** (3O4.) Find the value of 36. 4. 65 x. 025 x. 08. 37. 7. 6 x. 045 x 13 x. 0002. 38. 6.45 x 100 xj of... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1881 - 200 pages
...decimal, make it an integer by removing the decimal point a sufficient number of places to the right, and **remove the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the** right, and then divide. When the division does not terminate, or has been carried to sufficient exactness,... | |
| James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 450 pages
...ber by ten, two places to the left divides it by 100, etc. }/'y' "' ''"' '" ' Hence, the EtiLB. — **Remove the decimal point in the dividend as many places...to the left, as there are ciphers in the divisor.** (Art. 34, 3°.) Perform the following divisions as indicated : 25. 24.25^100. 28. 0.08534 -=- 1000.... | |
| George Albert Wentworth, Thomas Hill - Arithmetic - 1882 - 376 pages
...directly over that in the dividend. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, etc., it is necessary only to move **the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** To divide by .1, .01, .001, etc., it is necessary only to move the decimal point in the dividend as... | |
| Henry Bartlett Maglathlin - Arithmetic - 1882 - 398 pages
...removals by 1000, and so on. That is, 75. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, etc., Move the decimal point of **the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** 109. Divide 5824 by 160. 36.4 36IVW Solution. — 160 is 16 X 16.0) 582.4 16|0) 582|4 10. Dividing... | |
| Silas Sadler Packard, Byron Horton - Business mathematics - 1882 - 324 pages
...decimal places of the dividend. 3. 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,** prefixing ciphers to the dividend, if necessary. EXAMPLES. 144. 1. Divide three thousand four hundred... | |
| Daniel W. Fish - Arithmetic - 1883 - 348 pages
...Divide 2. 81.6 by 3.6. 3. 675 by .15. 4. .952 by 4.76. Divide 5. $41.25 by 33. 6. $518.70 by $14.25. **7. 345.15 by .075. If the number of figures in the...ciphers in the divisor (137, 4O4). Find the value of 8.** 75-=-.75. 13. .564-1.12. 18. .0844-8. 9. :75-=-75. 14. 17.64-10. 19. $684-32. 10. 7.54-. 75. 15. .0992-Г-.32.... | |
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