| Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1883 - 368 pages
...decimal places. 2. To divide a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, etc. : Rule. — Remove the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** REVIEW PROBLEMS. 1. Reduce Tfj to a decimal. 2. Reduce -5-5^ to a decimal. 3. Change .325 to a common... | |
| Daniel O'Sullivan - 1883 - 442 pages
...obtained. 66. Rule for Simple Division, (a) when the divisor is a power of 10: Remove the decimal point of **the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers** i1l the divisor. Take the resulting numbe1 for quotient, jn which case there will be no "remainder;"... | |
| C. Frusher Howard - Ready-reckoners - 1884 - 144 pages
...dividend. To divide by any number expressed by 1 and any number of ciphers, remove the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** - JO00 =74.864 To Divide by adding the Difference of 10, 100, 1000, etc. when the Divisor is something... | |
| George Albert Wentworth - Arithmetic - 1886 - 392 pages
...there are zeros in the multiplier. To divide a decimal by 10, 100, 1000, etc., we have only to move **the decimal point in the dividend as many places to the left,** prefixing zeros if necessary, as there are zeros in the divisor. Thus, 100 x 36.123 = 3612.3, and 1000... | |
| Waite A. Schoemaker - Arithmetic - 1887 - 454 pages
...product of two factors, one of which is 10, 100, 1000, etc., remove the figures of the other factor **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the** 10, 100, 1000, etc. 1. Give answers at a glance. No pencil-work. 10 (groups) of 57 = . 1000 (groups)... | |
| George Albert Wentworth - Arithmetic - 1888 - 392 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... | |
| Warren H. Sadler - 1888 - 426 pages
...necessary. NOTE 3. — Decimals are divided by 10, 100, 1000, etc., by. moving the decimal point of **the dividend as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** NOTE 4. — Complex decimals, if terminate, are usually expanded to simple decimals before applying... | |
| Charles Scott Venable - Arithmetic - 1888 - 242 pages
.... . - , ..I. ui places further to the left. 293. To divide by 10, 100, etc., move the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** 294. Find the quotients in the following : 295. To divide when the divisor is n decimal. 1. Find the... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1888 - 372 pages
...the divisor is always 10, 100, 1000, etc., the operation is 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... | |
| Charles Scott Venable - Arithmetic - 1888 - 402 pages
...further to the left. 100).009 .00009 503. To divide by 10, 100, 1000, etc., move the decimal point **as many places to the left as there are ciphers in the divisor.** NOTE. — To divide by 5, 50, 500, etc., move the decimal point one, two, three, etc., places to the... | |
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