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DIVISION is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of finding one of the equal parts of a number.
The Junior-class Arithmetic: Oral and Written : Designed for Graded Schools - Page 48
by Daniel W. Fish - 1875 - 318 pages

## A New Primary Dictionary of the English Language ...

Joseph Emerson Worcester - English language - 1902 - 346 pages
...disunion : — part divided or set off : — discord : — part of a military or naval force : — process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. Di-vï'sçr, и. Number which divides. Di-TOrce', n. Legal separation of husband and wife: — disunion....

## The Progressive Arithmetic: Part I-[III], Part 2

Wilbur Fisk Nichols - Arithmetic - 1903 - 296 pages
...walks 4 miles an hour for 5 hours a day, how many days will he take to walk 100 miles ? L ONG DIVISION. Division is the process of finding how many times...or of finding one of the equal parts of a number. The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number by which we divide. The quotient...

## The Progressive Arithmetic: Parts I-III.

Wilbur Fisk Nichols - Arithmetic - 1903 - 328 pages
...9734 296 13. 45674 962 4. 9. 14. 839 456 6542 347 82457 406 5. 789 658 10. 9678 978 15. 83729 596 1. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or it is the process of separating a number into equal parts. NOTE.—At Af each how many peaches cau...

## Ray's Modern Practical Arithmetic: A Revised Edition of Ray's Practical ...

Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1903 - 364 pages
...of 10 ? Ans. 5. Why ? The process by which the preceding examples are solved is called division. 36. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. It is also the process of separating a number into equal parts. The "divisor is the number by which...

## Graded School Arithmetic: An Elementary Text for Use in Public and ..., Book 1

Frank J. Browne - 1903 - 232 pages
...subtracting one from either factor takes the other factor from the product. DIVISION is the operation of finding how many times one number is contained in another, or of dividing a number into equal parts. The dividend is the number to be divided. The divisor is the number...

## The Werner Arithmetic: Oral and Written. Book III--parts I and II

Frank H. Hall - Arithmetic - 1903 - 400 pages
...observations that this number equals the number of square feet in the oblong. DIVISION. 124. Division is (1) the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another number; or (2), it is finding one of the equal parts of a number. NOTE 1. — The word number as used...

## Arithmetic for Business with Short Methods and Rapid Calculations in All ...

Jacob Henry Minick, Clement Carrington Gaines - Business mathematics - 1904 - 412 pages
...gallons of water in a day, how much at this rate will be required for 365 days, or a year ? DIVISION. 85. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another. 86. The Dividend is the number to be divided. 87. The Divisor is the number by which we divide. 88....

## Arithmetic, Mensuration and Use of Letters in Formulas, Principles of ...

International Correspondence Schools - Arithmetic - 1904 - 656 pages
...15 miles an hour. How far apart will they be at the end of 205 hours ? Ans. 1,081 mi. DIVISION. 55. Division is the process of finding how many times one number is contained in another of the same kind. The number to be divided is called the dividend. The number by which we divide is...